Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Eric N Freling Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 96-04961 (13)

Indemnity Paid: $2,990,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200746267
Claim Number :E21884-01
Date Submitted :3/2/2009
 
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
IndividualEricNFreling
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1901 SW 172 Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiramarFL33029Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PNFL-1009559-00$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME42117Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MEMORIAL REGIONAL HOSPITAL(HOLLYWOOD)100038
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Labor and Delivery Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/28/199411/2/1994
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Pregnancy
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to timely and appropriately institute alternative methods of delivery to avoid intrapartum stress
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Hypoxia/cerebral palsy
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/8/199696-04961 (13)
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Broward6/29/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Memorial Regional Hospital
Eric Freling, MD, PA
Zelnick, Edward
Edward Zelnick, MD, PA
Juncosa, Emilio
Emilio Juncosa, MD, PA
Weinger, Mark
Mark Weinger, MD, PA
Waldman, Corina J
Corina Waldman, MD, PA
Women's Healthcare Partners
Avmed, Inc.
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After notice of appeal is filed or post judgment relief of action is required for recovery.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
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$2,990,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$251,966
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$137,795
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$2,990,000
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:9/28/2007 3:34:50 PM
Reason for Change:Additional invoices were paid after file closed.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel247277247798
 
Date of Change:3/2/2009 10:32:17 AM
Reason for Change:Additional invoices paid after file closed.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel247798251966
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid130137137795

 

 

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