Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Beatriz E Amendola Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 06-23296

Indemnity Paid: $180,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200747782
Claim Number :142575
Date Submitted :6/25/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMaria Gonzalez
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
CityStateZip
MiramarFL33027
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834  mgonzalez@pronational.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBeatrizEAmendola
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed9300 SW 87 Avenue, Suite 3
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33176Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP39813$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58411Additional Charges:Raditation Therapy0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDade
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
3/15/20042/15/2006
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Low grade infiltrating ductal carcinoma, left breast
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Partial breast radiation using High Dose Rate (HDR) brachytherapy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was misdiagnosis made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Radiation necrosis leading to mastectomy of left breast
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
11/2/200606-23296
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade11/19/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Beatriz E. Amendola, MDPA
Baptist HealthSouth Florida, Inc.
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$180,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$22,795
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$13,339
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$180,000
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
Insured discussed claim with insurance personnel and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/25/2008 10:30:39 AM
Reason for Change:Additional invoices were paid after file closed.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel1762722795
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid742913339

 

 

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