Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Andrew J Alexander Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 06 03164, Div. F

Indemnity Paid: $12,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200851260
Claim Number :05-2304
Date Submitted :11/4/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
LEXINGTON INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
25-1149494 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCECILIA SALA
Street Address
4211 BOYSCOUT BLVD., STE. 160
CityStateZip
TAMPAFL33624
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(813) 874 - 0768 (813) 874 - 0710csala@che.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAndrewJAlexander
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2727 W. DR. MLK, JR., BLVD., SUITE 300
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33607Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
163-8713$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME76090Emergency Medicine - Including Major Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL100075
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/7/200412/21/2005
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to ER with complaints of moderate left flank pain with nausea and vomiting.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient diagnosed and treated for left pyelonephritis and diabetes mellitus type II.Patient discharged with instructions to follow up with physician.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose a renal abscess.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Loss of left kidney allegedly due to complications of abscess with necrosis.
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
4/11/200606 03164, Div. F
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough10/14/2008
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Emergency Medical Associates of Tampa Bay
Perry, Paul
Franklin, Favata & Hulls, MDs
University Community Hospital
St. Joseph's 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
10/14/2008
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$12,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$38,836
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$500,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$0$0
Wage Loss$1,800$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Defense counsel discussed case with physician.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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