BARBARA T. COLLINS v. HCA HEALTH SERVICES OF TENNESSEE, INC., ET AL. - Articles

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Posted by: Landry Butler on Oct 31, 2016

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Timothy R. Holton and Carroll C. Johnson, III, Memphis, Tennessee, for the appellant, Barbara T. Collins.

Attorneys 2:

Dixie W. Cooper and Kim J. Kinsler, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellees, HCA Health Services of Tennessee, Inc. d/b/a Tristar Summit Medical Center.

Judge(s): STAFFORD

Appellant was injured while attempting to leave the defendant hospital against medical advice. Appellant appeals the trial court's decision to grant summary judgment in favor of the defendant hospital, concluding that the hospital owed no duty to prevent Appellant from leaving the hospital. Discerning no error, we affirm.

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