Cook County commissioners today approved a $20 million payment to the family of a toddler who suffered brain damage after surgery at
Justine Francique's now 3-year-old son Keith was left with severe, irreversible brain damage after he suffered
The boy was recovering from surgery in December 2011 when medical personnel did not initiate
The child was revived, but no pulse was detected for at least 15 minutes, the documents state. As a result of the
Commissioners approved the payment without discussion or opposition, along with three others, all related to malpractice claims against Stroger Hospital. The total of the settlements approved today was $24 million.