Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ABUL F MOHAMMED ALI Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2004CA123

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200639901
Claim Number :20035-01
Date Submitted :3/13/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN PHYSICIANS ASSURANCE CORPORATIONPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2102867 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy Kirsch
Street Address
327 Plaza Real, Suite 319
CityStateZip
Boca RatonFL33432
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(561) 362 - 3332 (561) 417 - 6125nkirsch@acaponline.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualABULFMOHAMMED ALI
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed225 NE 19TH DRIVE
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OKEECHOBEEFL34972Okeechobee
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
126316$500,000$1,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME60462Neurology - Including Child - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOkeechobee
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Hospital/InstitutionRAULERSON HOSPITAL
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/25/20026/20/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The claimant presented with a three day history of facial drooping on the right as well as weakness in the right arm and leg.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Insured performed a neurological evaluation and referred the claimant for various studies to rule out an acute cerebral vascualr event.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Insured misdiagnosed claimant with Bells palsy. Claimant actually was undergoing acute cerebral bascular event.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
It is alleged that the insured mistook an evolving CVA for a Bells palsy and thus denied the patient possible further treatment which resulted in the condition to worsen to a semi-comatose state.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/5/20042004CA123
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Okeechobee3/13/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
RAULERSON HOSPITAL
PICERNE, STEVEN D
DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING SERVICES, P.A.
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
3/13/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$76,184
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$22,685
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
Insured consulted with claims personnel and defense counsel.$250,000.00 was paid in full and final settlement of all claims on behalf of the insured.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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