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Charleston Area Medical Center accused of negligence after guest slips

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 19, 2017, 7:40am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County couple alleges that the wife was injured in a fall at a medical facility.

CAMC named in suit by visitor who fell on premises

Philip Gonzales Sep. 20, 2017, 9:58am

CHARLESTON – A visitor to the Charleston Area Medical Center Inc. alleges she was caused to fall by a slippery floor.

Patient seeks damages from Charleston Area Medical Center after surgery

Philip Gonzales Jul. 25, 2017, 6:05am

CHARLESTON – A patient alleges he has suffered permanent and catastrophic injuries after a surgery at a Teays Valley medical facility.

Man blames CAMC, physician for wife’s death

Kyla Asbury Jul. 11, 2017, 10:43am

FAYETTEVILLE – A man is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after he claims it is responsible for his wife’s death. Dr. Karen Hultman was also named as a defendant in the suit.

CAMC wins appeal; excessive copy price case to be dismissed

Carrie Salls Jun. 19, 2017, 7:32am

CHARLESTON – A lawsuit challenging the amount of the per-page cost a law firm paid to copy a client’s medical records will be dismissed after the Supreme Court of Appeals ruled on May 24 that the client, named as the plaintiff in the lawsuit, was not actually the party who paid for the copies.

Children allege medical care providers' negligence led to father's death

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 16, 2017, 7:26am

CHARLESTON — A son and daughter are suing Kanawha County medical care providers, alleging the defendants' negligence led to the death of the plaintiffs' father.

Insurance company says Matulis’ policy doesn’t cover claims

Kyla Asbury Jun. 14, 2017, 4:24pm

CHARLESTON – Another lawsuit has been filed against Dr. Steven Matulis, this time by an insurance company, alleging that his policy with the company does not cover the alleges sexual assault lawsuits he is named in.

Widow blames CAMC, other providers for husband's death

Philip Gonzales May 18, 2017, 10:07am

CHARLESTON — A Wyoming County woman is suing medical care providers, alleging medical negligence caused her husband's death.

Another lawsuit against Matulis for alleged sexual assaults

Kyla Asbury Apr. 4, 2017, 2:19pm

CHARLESTON – A lawsuit has been filed against Charleston Area Medical Center, claiming hospital officials were aware that a physician was allegedly sexually assaulting patients and still did not suspend him until later.

Health workers sue CAMC, claiming unpaid wages

Philip Gonzales Mar. 28, 2017, 9:12am

Health workers are suing Charleston Area Medical Center Inc., alleging violations of workers compensation acts that resulted in unpaid wages.

Woman sues Tractor Supply for pain and suffering

Kyla Asbury Feb. 27, 2017, 9:12am

RIPLEY – A woman is suing Tractor Supply after she claims she was injured by broken equipment it rented out.

Woman accuses CAMC of confidentiality breach with infant's information

Kyla Asbury Nov. 14, 2016, 1:43pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after she claims it breached its duty of confidentiality and provided her infant’s private medical information to a third party.

Two lawsuits filed against CAMC for age discrimination, wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 21, 2016, 6:14pm

CHARLESTON – Two lawsuits have been filed against Charleston Area Medical Center after the plaintiffs claim the hospital discriminated against them based on their ages and then wrongfully terminated their employments.

Couple says Charleston physicians performed unnecessary procedures

Kyla Asbury Jul. 18, 2016, 9:32am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing two Charleston physicians they claim they performed unnecessary heart procedures.

Woman alleges she was injured at CAMC Memorial Hospital

Philip Gonzales Jul. 7, 2016, 8:24pm

CHARLESTON – A Clendenin woman alleges she was injured at a medical center because of an unsecured mat.

Physician says CAMC, WVU condoned harassment, discrimination

Kyla Asbury Jun. 20, 2016, 12:54pm

CHARLESTON – A physician who previously had a women’s medicine practice at Charleston Area Medical Center is suing the hospital and West Virginia University Medical Corporation-Charleston Division after she claims she was forced to close her practice due to harassment and discrimination.

Class action claims CAMC overcharges for copies of medical records

Kyla Asbury Apr. 18, 2016, 6:53pm

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after he claims it overcharged him for a copy of his medical records.

DOJ files antitrust case against CAMC, St. Mary's over marketing plan

Kyla Asbury Apr. 15, 2016, 2:11pm

CHARLESTON – The Department of Justice sued Charleston Area Medical Center and St. Mary’s Medical Center for unlawfully agreeing to allocate territories for the marketing of healthcare services.

Nicholas Co. woman says she was injured during procedure at CAMC

Kyla Asbury Apr. 13, 2016, 2:53pm

CHARLESTON – A Nicholas County couple is suing Charleston Area Medical Center after they claim a surgical procedure ended up causing injuries.

Woman blames CAMC, WVU BOG for mother's death

Chris Dickerson Apr. 13, 2016, 1:33pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Charleston Area Medical Center and the West Virginia University Board of Governors after she claims they are responsible for her mother’s death.