Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Dario D Altamirano Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 05-13868

Indemnity Paid: $350,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200848671
Claim Number :SHI-06-52357
Date Submitted :2/20/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CONTINENTAL CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-2114545 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancyJThomas
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDARIODALTAMIRANO
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1613 NORTH HARRISON PARKWAY, SUITE 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SUNRISEFL33213Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ1064401339-3$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS8448Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
PLANTATION GENERAL HOSPITAL100167
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/28/20047/10/2006
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
CARDIOMYOPATHY
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
ALLEGED DELAY IN TREATMENT
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
TREATMENT RELATED
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
10/20/200605-13868
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Broward2/19/2008
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
PLANTATION GENERAL HOSPITAL
PONTE, JOSE R
PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE
FATTEH, FAIZ
SHERIDAN EMERGENCY PHYSICIAN SERVICES
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 subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
8/1/2007
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$350,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$111,650
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$453
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
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
UNKNOWN
 
Updates
 
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Court Case # 03 21378 CA 01

Indemnity Paid: $100,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200538373
Claim Number :SHI-03-16100-DA
Date Submitted :11/18/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CONTINENTAL CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-2114545 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDarioDAltamirano
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1613 N. Harrison ParkwayBuilding CSuite 200
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SunriseFL33323Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ1064401339-0$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS8448Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
PARKWAY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100114
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/18/20024/2/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Pulmonary embolism
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Seen by physician in ED for complaints of severe chest pain and shortness of breath.Evaluated and consulted with admitting physician.Deferred to admitting physician to order administration of anticoagulation therapy due to patient's recent surgery
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death of 38 year old female due to pulmonary embolism.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/17/200303 21378 CA 01
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade11/17/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Parkway Regional Medical Center
Sheridan Emergency Physician Services, Inc.
Santos, M.D., Carlos
Abdullah, M.D., Naaman
David Galbut, MD PA
Schaul, M.D., Samir
Dmowski, M.D., Andrzej T
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
8/31/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$100,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$51,605
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,966
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
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
Unknown.In light of patient's recent gastric bypass surgery, it was felt that the use of anticoagulants could be risky until a definite diagnosis was confirmed.
 
Updates
 
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