Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Chester B Algood Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $200,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number : M201574577
Claim Number : 05G35085PL
Date Submitted : 5/11/2015
Insurer Information
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Univ of FL JHMHC Self-Insurance Program Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Merry C Reid
Street Address
201 S. E. Second Avenue, Suite 208
City State Zip
Gainesville FL 32601
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(352) 273 - 7006   (352) 273 - 5424
Insured Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Chester B Algood
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Self-Insurer 1600 S. W. Archer Road
City State Zip Code County
Gainesville FL 32610 Alachua
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
UFBOT05G $200,000 *NR
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME51136 Surgery - Urological  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Alachua
City State Zip Code
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Other Outpatient Facility University of Florida Clinics
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Other treatment room
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
6/16/2006 5/13/2010
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Adenocarcinoma of the prostate
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Failure to timely diagnose and treat carcinoma of the prostate
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Metastatic disease = decreased prognosis
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
*NR 2/17/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
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 $200,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $245
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Assessment of treatment with physician
No updates found.



*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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