Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Eric Baumel Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2009 CA 007736

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201059280
Claim Number :156291
Date Submitted :7/11/2012
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityProAssurance Casualty Company
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualEric Baumel
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed14791 Farrier Place
CityStateZip CodeCounty
WellingtonFL33414Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME57527Radiology - Diagnostic - Minor Surgery0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to timely diagnose appendicitis on CT scan of abdomen/pelvis.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged compromise of fallopian tubes reducing chance of becoming pregnant naturally.
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
3/17/20092009 CA 007736
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach11/19/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Schwartz, Aaron M
Emergency Specialists of Wellington, LLC
Wellington Regional Medical Center
Wellington Imaging Assocs, PA
Finazzo, Maria
Universal Nighthawk Services, LLC
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. 
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$50,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$37,999
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$8,760
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$50,000
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.
Date of Change:7/11/2012 3:47:38 PM
Reason for Change:State Report updated to reflect additional legal fees and expenses paid.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel3594837999
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid85628760



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