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Patients allege abuse, providers stay on the job

On Behalf of | Feb 20, 2024 | Medical Malpractice |

“If they just would have believed me, this wouldn’t have happened to another woman.”

Over the course of a yearlong investigation, the Chicago Tribune found that well-known Illinois health systems have allowed workers accused of abusing patients to keep providing care. The Tribune identified 52 medical providers accused of sexual misconduct with patients in Illinois over the last decade.

In a front page story, which appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Sunday, February 18, 2024, Lisa, Schencker, and Emily Hoerner described how local healthcare providers, abused patients and yet those providers stayed on the job. This shocking story includes details of sexual abuse and assaults, being committed upon patients at a number of institutions. If you wish to read more about this, please click on the attached link.