Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Dominick J Buro Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 20071844 CA 17

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200954061
Claim Number :2-07-0031B
Date Submitted :6/24/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FLORIDA HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS INSURANCE EXCHANGEPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
20-0143902 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLinda Collins
Street Address
4655 Salisbury Road, Ste. 110
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32256
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887214(904) 296 - 1245lollins@fldic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDominickJBuro
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1000 36th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Vero BeachFL32961Indian River
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
2-GL01000001$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS7615Emergency Medicine - Including Major Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FIndian River
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
INDIAN RIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100105
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/23/20074/26/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Complaints of neck and back pain following fall at home.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No procedure performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to evaluate, diagnose and treata fracture of the cervical spine.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Broken neck.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/21/200720071844 CA 17
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Indian River6/22/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Damiani, Brad
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
4/6/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$120,629
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
Circumstances of this case have been discussed with the Insured and Risk Management was notified.Risk Management has discussed the case with the Insured.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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