Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Edison K Azenha Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 00-8274-CI-20

Indemnity Paid: $4,759,597.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200641001
Claim Number :E27254-01
Date Submitted :1/10/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMaria Gonzalez
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
CityStateZip
MiramarFL33027
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834  mgonzalez@pronational.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualEdisonKAzenha
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3102 Jackson Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33133Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PNFL-3002228-00$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME73973Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LARGO MEDICAL CENTER100248
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/20/19986/24/1998
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Fibroid uterus
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Hysterectomy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose a bowel perforation
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Sepsis, colostomy and amputation of two digits
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/12/200000-8274-CI-20
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas5/31/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
A Women's Health & Pregnancy Center
Sider, Todd
West Coast Surgical Specialists
Haicken, Barry N
Largo Medical Center
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Disposed of by Court
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
6/7/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$4,759,597
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$279,324
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$287,330
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$4,759,597
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
Insured discussed claim with insurance personnel and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:10/17/2006 10:13:17 AM
Reason for Change:"Loss Adjusted/Counsel" and "Other Loss Adjustment" has been increased due to additional invoices being paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid275885302893
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel269135279324
 
Date of Change:1/10/2007 11:47:16 AM
Reason for Change:"Other Loss Adjustment" decreased due to reimbursements being made.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid302893287330

 

 

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