AUSTIN, Texas – A plaintiff in a nursing home medical negligence cause of action against HealthSouth of Houston Inc. and its HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of North Houston on May 31 responded to an interlocutory petition for review to the Texas Supreme Court seeking the dismissal of her claims due to a deficient expert report. The plaintiff seeks the dismissal of the petition for review or a decision affirming the appellate court decision ordering a review of whether the statutory 30-day extension for curing deficiencies should apply (HealthSouth of Houston, et al. v. Wilma V. Parks, et al., No. 11-0141, Texas Sup.; See March 2011, Page 4).
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