Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ALFRED R MASSAM Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # GC03-229

Indemnity Paid: $360,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200432588
Claim Number :501914
Date Submitted :8/24/2004
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN HEALTHCARE INDEMNITY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-2048400 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTerryMBinns
Street Address
1888 Century Park East, Suite 800
CityStateZip
Los AngelesCA90067
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(310) 556 - 7488 (310) 556 - 7400Tbinns@scpie-ahi.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualA.RMassam
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4325 SUN N LAKE BLVD STE 105
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SEBRINGFL33872-2171Highlands
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
60529$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME16216Surgery - OrthopedicUNK

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHighlands
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL-HEARTLAND MEDICAL CTR.100109
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/20/20009/4/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Fractured tibia
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Open reduction with internal fixation using screws and cables.
Diagnostic Code :UNK
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Non-union of fracture.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/25/2003GC03-229
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Highlands8/4/2004
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
8/4/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$360,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,500
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$573
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$50,000
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Interviews with investigator and defense counsel, answer interrogatories, deposition, etc.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # GC04258

Indemnity Paid: $200,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200850933
Claim Number :502137
Date Submitted :9/19/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN HEALTHCARE INDEMNITY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-2048400 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDeborah AFuller
Street Address
1888 Century Park East, #800
CityStateZip
Los Angeles CA90067
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(310) 556 - 7414  dfuller@scpie.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualALFREDRMASSAM
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4325 Sun N. Lake Blvd., Ste. 105
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Sebring FL33872Highlands
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
60529$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME16216Surgery - Orthopedic 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHighlands
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL-HEARTLAND MEDICAL CENTER LAKE PLACID 120013
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/29/200212/30/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Deterioration of an old knee prosthesis resulting in pain and instability
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Total knee revision
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Infection resulting in a protracted recovery and the subsequent need for a knee fusion.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/9/2004GC04258
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Highlands8/21/2008
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
8/29/2008
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$200,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$34,369
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$8,387
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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