Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Alan F Alarcon Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 07-2686 CA 02

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200747483
Claim Number :1000885
Date Submitted :3/5/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FLORIDA MEDICAL MALPRACTICE JUAPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-1625412 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSUSAN SPIELMAN
Street Address
5814 Reed Street
CityStateZip
Fort WayneIN46835
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0340 (260) 486 - 0782SUSAN.SPIELMAN@MEDPRO.COM
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAlanFAlarcon
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed14725 BALGOWAN RD APT 104
CityStateZip CodeCounty
HIALEAHFL33016-6470Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
FL003079$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME45460Radiology - Diagnostic - 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
PALM SPRINGS GENERAL HOSPITAL100050
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/2/200511/6/2006
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Multiple trauma and chest pain from auto accident
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Interpretation of CT scan of thoracic spine
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Failure to identify and recommend for treatment T5 fracture of spine
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Paraplegia and urinary incontinence
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
3/22/200707-2686 CA 02
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade9/19/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Humberto Fernandez-Miro MD PA
West 49th Street ER Physician Group
Fernandez MD, Noel de Jesus
Fernandez-Miro MD, Humberto
Alan Alarcon MD PA
Westland Imaging LLP
Pazos MD, Max
Max Pazos MD PA
Gilberto M Cruz MD PA
Palm Springs General Hospital
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
9/13/2007
 
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$36,397
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$22,135
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$50,000
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
 
 
Date of Change:3/5/2009 1:51:27 PM
Reason for Change:ALE Update
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel1727236397
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid1550222135

 

 

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