Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Barry Abrams Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 50 2005 CA 00412

Indemnity Paid: $10,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200641995
Claim Number :1000644
Date Submitted :8/21/2006
 
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
IndividualBARRY ABRAMS
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5503 S Congress Avenue, Ste #104
CityStateZip CodeCounty
AtlantisFL33462Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
FL003638$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME25621Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/2/20022/24/2005
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Complaints of hives and itching, together with weakness and fatigue
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Prescription of Combivir and Viramune
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Failure to timely discontinue medications upon notice of allergic reactions
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Development of Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Syndrome (TENS), extended hospitalization
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage.Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/19/200550 2005 CA 00412
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach7/3/2006
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
7/26/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$10,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$16,429
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$13,541
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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Court Case # CL00-8240

Indemnity Paid: $9,999.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537271
Claim Number :24-00L160594/833378
Date Submitted :10/12/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CHICAGO INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-6042949 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRuby Thompson
Street Address
33 West Monroe
CityStateZip
ChicagoIL60603
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(312) 456 - 5227 (312) 577 - 9507rthomps2@ffic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBarry Abrams
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5503 S CONGRESS AVE STE 102
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ATLANTISFL33462-6614Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSP 3000064$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME25621Infectious Diseases - Minor Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
COLUMBIA HOSPITAL100234
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
6/1/19984/25/2000
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
PATIENT PRESENTED WITH ACUTE ABDOMINAL PAIN.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
PATIENT WAS DIAGNOSED WITH AN ACUTE ABDOMEN AND SCHEDULED FOR SURGERY
Diagnostic Code :650
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
PLAINTIFF'S ALLEGE A DELAY IN DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT .PATIENT DIED DUE TO SEPIS.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/8/2001CL00-8240
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach5/27/2004
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Columbia Palms West Hospital
Davis, William J
Campotelli, Robert
Valaquez, Eddie
westerm Community Family Practice
Sacks, Steve
Palm Beach surgical
Simon, Fred
Ibarrola, Mariano
Goff, Steven
Watson, Douglas
Simon, David
Bush, Larry
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
Othersettled-dismissed
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
5/27/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$9,999
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$54,347
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$14,694
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$9,999$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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