Family of woman sent home during heart attack gets $275,000


By Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Relatives of an Ohio woman who died after being sent home from a hospital while having a heart attack have reached a $275,000 settlement with the facility.

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center doesn’t admit liability in the settlement approved last week by an Ohio Court of Claims judge.

The family’s attorneys say in court documents that Ella Whitehead complained of chest pain in April 2012 but was sent home by doctors while …read more

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