MAYO CLINIC STAFF LIES ABOUT AN 18 YEAR-OLD’S ABILITY TO MAKE MEDICAL DECISIONS & REFUSES HER REQUEST TO TRANSFER TO ANOTHER HOSPITAL

//MAYO CLINIC STAFF LIES ABOUT AN 18 YEAR-OLD’S ABILITY TO MAKE MEDICAL DECISIONS & REFUSES HER REQUEST TO TRANSFER TO ANOTHER HOSPITAL

MAYO CLINIC STAFF LIES ABOUT AN 18 YEAR-OLD’S ABILITY TO MAKE MEDICAL DECISIONS & REFUSES HER REQUEST TO TRANSFER TO ANOTHER HOSPITAL

By Scott Weidenfeller

Detroit medical malpractice attorney Scott Weidenfeller discusses “medical kidnapping”& Michigan’s Patient Bill of Rights

Last year, an 18 year old who had been making her own medical decisions while a patient at the Mayo Clinic, was refused transfer to another hospital. Since the hospital would not let her leave, the high school senior – Alyssa Gilderhus – hatched a plan with her family to escape. The escape from Mayo Clinic was videotaped by Alyssa’s sister. During the escape, as Alyssa was starting to get into her parents’ car, staff members tried to grab Alyssa to prevent …read more

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