Dad and mom of Late Jeopardy! Star Brayden Smith Sue Hospital Over His “Preventable” Demise
The dying of a 24-year-old Jeopardy! champion has sparked a medical malpractice lawsuit.
Debbie Smith confirmed final February that her son, sport present contestant Brayden Smith, had handed away not lengthy after his profitable streak on Jeopardy!. She did not give a explanation for dying.
Now, his mother and father Debbie and Scott Smith are suing Nevada physicians Godwin Ofikwu and Irfana Razzaq, in addition to Dignity Well being and St. Rose Dominican Hospital – San Martin Campus and extra defendants.
“His final days have been a nightmare. His dying was preordained by the misconduct of docs and nurses. None of this needed to be,” reads the Jan. 11 lawsuit obtained by E! Information.
His mother and father say that Brayden underwent a colon removing surgical procedure on Jan. 15, 2021, at St. Rose hospital however he allegedly did not obtain some drugs that will assist forestall blood clots. “Brayden was by no means given heparin or anticoagulants post-surgery which was under the usual of care,” the go well with states.