Gretna, LA Football Player sues a Jefferson Parish Hospital
A local hospital and its employees are being sued over the care received by a patient who was knocked out during a high school football game.
Layne Punch filed suit against Jefferson Parish Hospital Service District No. 1, West Jefferson Medical Center, all employees and contract employees of Jefferson Parish Hospital Service, District No. 1, Westbank Urgent Care LLC, all employees and or contract employees of Westbank Urgent Care LLC, the State of Louisiana, board of supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Louisiana State University School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Science Center–Emergency Medicine Residency program, Athena F. Lefort M.D., Jonathan M. Richard M.D. and their insurers in the 24th Judicial District Court.
Read more here: http://louisianarecord.com/news/264431-football-player-sent-to-hospital-with-concussion-leg-contusion-sues-for-medical-malpractice-after-improper-diagnosis