Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Eric W Hirsch Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2013-CA-000167A

Indemnity Paid: $495,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201368422
Claim Number :37899/41327
Date Submitted :11/26/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualEricWHirsch
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedPO Box 1990
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Crystal RiverFL34423Citrus
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1616017 02$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME95650Surgery - Orthopedic 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MCitrus
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
CITRUS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100023
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/26/20116/23/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Vascular complication following knee revision surgery.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No iatrogenic injury.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to timely diagnose and treat vascular complication.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Above the knee amputation.
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
2/25/20132013-CA-000167A
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Citrus11/15/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Citrus Orthopaedic & Joint Institute
Citrus Memorial Hospital
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
9/6/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$495,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$24,063
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$11,050
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$305,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$400,000
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:11/26/2013 11:49:50 AM
Reason for Change:Report udpated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 11/15/13
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition06-SEP-1315-NOV-13

 

 

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