Elder Abuse Lawsuit Filed Against Vista Hospital of Riverside

Walton Law Firm LLP has filed an elder abuse lawsuit against Vista Hospital of Riverside, it’s owner Vista Healthcare, LLC and Dr. Joel Pengson. The complaint alleges that Shirley Buffa was admitted to Vista Hospital of Riverside on May 16, 2008 and died on May 27th, 11 days later. The complaint alleges that Mrs. Buffa’s death was a direct result of the the Defendants’ neglectful failure to provide her with the medical care which she required, including but not limited to, the failure to provide dialysis.

The Summons and Complaint can be viewed on the Riverside Superior Court’s website HERE.