Q: how do i find out if a family member filed malpractice lawsuit agaisnt the hospital or DR.
was told brother filed lawsuit for malpractice when my mother was in hospital and ill. Im trying to find out if this is true or not an
A Pennsylvania attorney could advise on some of the elements of this question better than anyone else, because it could involve looking things up in Pennsylvania courts. But your question remains open for two weeks. If the med mal claim was placed into suit and an index number was generated, you could try to look the case up in the Pennsylvania court system. If the matter was not placed into suit, the claim department or legal department of the hospital would have been placed on notice and should have a record of it, but they would not disclose information on any pending action without authorization. There are additional ways that a Pennsylvania attorney could best advise you about. Good luck
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