Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Charmin Kuhn Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # CA 09-184

Indemnity Paid: $400,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200955212
Claim Number :37613-03
Date Submitted :10/22/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCharmin Kuhn
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed10200 Yale Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Spring HillFL34611Hernando
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
59162$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Physician Assistant 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
PA9101155Physicians or Surgeons Assistants71520

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHernando
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
6/28/20069/5/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented with complaints of shortness of breath, mild chest pain and left neck pain and was diagnosed with hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia.Some four months later, he died of an acute MI.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
None.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to properly monitor, evaluate and treat patient for underlying hypertension, dyslipidemia and neck pain.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
2/27/2009CA 09-184
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando10/1/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Denner, D.O., Mark
The Springs Family Medical Center, P.A.
Idicula, M.D., Joseph
Bikkasani, M.D., Naveen
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
10/1/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$400,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,215
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,790
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$400,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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