Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ben D Alilin Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2011-CA-004986-0

Indemnity Paid: $199,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201264641
Claim Number :59169901
Date Submitted :8/27/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PHYSICIANS INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
13-4235490 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBecky Sanders
Street Address
361 E. Hillsboro Blvd.
CityStateZip
Deerfield BeachFL33441
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5610 (954) 788 - 5367bsanders@picinsurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBenDAlilin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7221 Aloma Ave. Suite 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Winter ParkFL32792Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
133110$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME98027Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Patient's Home 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/26/201011/18/2010
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Housebound, disabled patient was treated by the insured physician regularly for home care for multiple comorbidities, including debilitating rheumatoid arthritis, uncontrolled diabetes, hypertension, multiple hospital admission for pneumonia, and a smoker.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The patient was prescribed Methotrexate to control her rheumatoid arthritic pain.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to recognize complication of Methotrexate.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The patient developed sepsis, Methotrexate-induced epidermal necrolysis and pancytopenia which led to multiple organ failure and death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/16/20112011-CA-004986-0
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange8/15/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
8/15/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$199,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$24,798
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$19,429
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$104,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$37,800$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$7,200$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Consultation with with internal medicine and rheumatology experts.
 
Updates
 
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Court Case # 2013-CA-12929

Indemnity Paid: $40,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201472782
Claim Number : 59198701
Date Submitted : 11/25/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PHYSICIANS INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
13-4235490  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Antrine   Long
Street Address
361 Hillsboro Blvd.
City State Zip
Deerfield Beach FL 33441
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5184   (954) 944 - 1382 along@picinsurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Ben D Alilin
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 7221 Aloma Ave, Suite 200
City State Zip Code County
Winter Park FL 32792 Orange
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
133110 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME98027 Internal Medicine - No Surgery  

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Orange
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
FLORIDA HOSPITAL - EAST ORLANDO 100021
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
10/16/2012 4/22/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient underwent surgery for incarcerated ventral incisional hernia repair with small bowel obstruction.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The surgeon was unable to close the incisional hernia repair following surgery due to the patient's extreme obesity; therefore the patient was discharged home with a wound-vac and orders for wound care by a home nurse. care was assigned to care for the patient. The insured signed a Plan of Care for the Patient to attend to the wound at patient's home.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
The patient alleged the insured negligently failed to assess the patient upon noticing the presence of odor, and negligently failing to treat patient for the presence of infection.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The patient developed an infection approximately four weeks following discharge. The insured family physician had seen the patient 2 times during this timeframe, but before the infection developed. The patient was readmitted to the hospital in septic shock aw with an abdominal wound infection and underwent numerous debridement and was later discharged to a skilled nursing facility. She died four months later.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
11/5/2013 2013-CA-12929
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Orange 11/25/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Aliln Family Medicine, LLC
Nirvana Health Services, 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 Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
11/3/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $40,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $25,290
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $8,968
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $8,161 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None necessary
 
Updates
 
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