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Government Seeks $1.2 Million in Federal Malpractice Case

The federal government is seeking over $1 million from two doctors who were negligent in the case of a former military diesel mechanic. According to a report, the victim suffered personal injuries in a series of surgeries performed by the doctors. These injuries ended his military career. After his injuries occurred, the victim received medical care at the Bethesda Naval Hospital. There, the government paid for the victim’s medical care and wages. In the victim’s personal medical malpractice case, a jury recently found the doctors to be negligent and ordered them to pay $1.6 million to the victim. Read more about this federal medical malpractice lawsuit.