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
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBecky Sanders
Street Address
361 E. Hillsboro Blvd.
Deerfield BeachFL33441
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5610 (954) 788 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7221 Aloma Ave. Suite 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Winter ParkFL32792Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME98027Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
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
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.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
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. 
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$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
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.
No updates found.



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