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 

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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.

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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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Court Case # 2012-CA-378

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201679110
Claim Number : 38694
Date Submitted : 7/18/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
58-1449198  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity MAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
City State Zip
Orlando FL 32819
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813   (407) 370 - 2247 ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Eric W Hirsch
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 502 W. Highland Blvd.
City State Zip Code County
Inverness FL 34452 Citrus
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1602414 03 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME95650 Surgery - Orthopedic  

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Citrus
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Physician's Office  
Name of Institution Code
   
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
6/13/2010 9/16/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Achilles tendon injury
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 properly treat Achilles tendon injury
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Foot drop
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
3/16/2012 2012-CA-378
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Citrus 6/29/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Citrus Memorial Hospital
Citrus Orthopaedic & Joint Institute
Katz, MD, Neil T
Khan, MD, Aurangzaib
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
No Payment Made
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
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 $71,225
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $40,254
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $41,000 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $50,000
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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