Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Abraham Benyunes Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 98-21149

Indemnity Paid: $135,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200538981
Claim Number :MM00068856-930077
Date Submitted :12/19/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
ST. PAUL FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
41-0406690 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualPatricia WThomas
Street Address
3097 Satellite Blvd., Bldg. 700
CityStateZip
DuluthGA30096
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(770) 497 - 5365 (770) 263 - 4675pthomas@stpaultravelers.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAbraham Benyunes
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7800 SW 87th Avenue - C-350
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33173Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MM000068856$1,000,000*NR
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME16764Pediatrics - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SOUTH MIAMI HOSPITAL100154
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Nursery 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/10/19962/3/1998
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Child birth.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleging that there was a failure to follow up on abnormal bilirubin results. Further that this failure to investigate/follow up led to a delay in diagnosis of an impending intracerebral bleed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleging that there was a failure to follow up on abnormal bilirubin results. Further that this failure to investigate/follow up led to a delay in diagnosis of an impending intracerebral bleed.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Minor neurological impairment.
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
1/26/199898-21149
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade11/18/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Baumgard, Jonathan
Hershorin, Eugene
South Miami Hospital
Masud, Lydia
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
11/18/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$135,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$37,154
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$12,530
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$135,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Not Applicalbe
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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