MEDICAL STAFF OF SHARP MEMORIAL HOSP. v. SUPERIOR COURT OF SAN DIEGO (PANCOAST), D043178
The trial court's decision that plaintiff improperly suspended the staff privileges of one of its doctors is reversed where, as a result of her mental condition, defendant was justified in summarily suspending the doctor's privileges, subject to her right to a post-suspension hearing.
- Decided 07/30/2004
- Published 07/30/2004
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Higgs, Fletcher & Mack, LLP, John Morris and Richard D. Barton, San Diego, for Petitioners., Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, and Terri D. Keville, Los Angeles; Lois Richardson, Sacramento, for California Healthcare Association as Amici Curiae on behalf of Petitioners., Stephan, Oringher, Richman & Theodora, Arthur R. Chenen, Los Angeles, Robert M. Dato, Costa Mesa, and Dean J. Smith, Los Angeles, for Real Party in Interest., Bond Curtis, LLP, and Charles Bond, Berkeley; Catherine I. Hanson, San Francisco, and Gregory M. Abrams for California Medical Association as Amici Curiae on behalf of Realty Party in Interest.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance for Respondent.