Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. E E AKINS Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 11-2016-CA-001493-00

Indemnity Paid: $85,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201782435
Claim Number : 342451
Date Submitted : 6/26/2017
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
95-3014772  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kelly   Andrews
Street Address
12724 Gran Bay Parkway, W., Suite 400
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32258
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038     kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual E W AKINS
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 1441 Ridge Street
City State Zip Code County
Naples FL 34103 Collier
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
072116 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME45385 Radiology - interventional  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Collier
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
PHYSICIANS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - COLLIER BOULEVARD 23960057
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
9/30/2015 5/9/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Abdominal pain and urinary tract symptoms.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to diagnose diskitis/osteomyelitis.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose diskitis/osteomyelitis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged diskitis/osteomyelitis/epidural abscess.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
8/17/2016 11-2016-CA-001493-00
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Collier 6/14/2017
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Smock, David
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 Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
6/14/2017
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $85,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $8,065
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $6,584
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $10,000 $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. Patient Safety referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 11-2014-CA-2024

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201780884
Claim Number : 320078
Date Submitted : 1/18/2017
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
95-3014772  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kelly   Andrews
Street Address
12724 Gran Bay Parkway, W., Suite 400
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32258
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038     kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual E E AKINS
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 1441 Ridge Street
City State Zip Code County
Naples FL 34103 Collier
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
0072116 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME45385 Radiology - Diagnostic - Minor Surgery  

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 Collier
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
PHYSICIANS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - COLLIER BOULEVARD 23960057
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Special Procedure Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
2/13/2012 7/1/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Bone marrow biopsy.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged negligent performance of bone marrow biopsy resulting in retroperitonial bleed and ultimately, death.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
9/8/2014 11-2014-CA-2024
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Collier 12/21/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Physician's Regional Medical Center
Wang, MD, Jay
Naples Radiologists, PA
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
No Payment Made
Court Decision Other
Summary judgment for the defendant.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $15,569
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $2,098
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Patient Safety referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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