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Medical Malpractice: How Forensic Accountants Can Assist Counsel

Medical malpractice is an all-too-common and unfortunate reality in Canada. The Canadian Patient Safety Institute notes that medical errors lead to 28,000 Canadian deaths annually

Stevenhaagen Estate v. Kingston General Hospital, 2022 ONCA 560

In this medical malpractice appeal, the ONCA upheld a trial judge’s decision of joint liability where the physician “supported” the negligent decision of the main doctor.

Musllam v Hamilton General Hospital, 2022 ONSC 1243

Defendants successfully added 6 years after action commenced; claim for delayed treatment was not discovered until counsel reviewed the Plaintiff’s medical records.

Spry v. Southlake Regional Health Centre, 2022 ONSC 1783

Beaudoin Estate v. Campbellford Memorial Hospital, 2021 ONCA 57