Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Gary J Bowers Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 01-06899-CA

Indemnity Paid: $100,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201056170
Claim Number :00J14272PL
Date Submitted :2/1/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Univ of FL JHMHC/Jacksonville Self Insurance ProgPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59730209 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDanelleHTowater
Street Address
3450 Hull Road, Ste 4358
CityStateZip
GainesvilleFL32611-2735
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(352) 273 - 7006 (352) 273 - 7287towatdt@shands.ufl.edu
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGaryJBowers
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer655 W. 8th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32209Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
UFBOT00J$200,000$8,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME46671Surgery - oncology 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER (DUVAL)100001
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/11/20002/6/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Rectal cancer
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Colectomy
Diagnostic Code :154.8
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Allleged failure to remove a known lesion resulting in delay in treatment and progression of cancerous lesion from T1 to T3
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage.Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/26/200101-06899-CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval9/20/2002
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Shands Jacksonville Medical Center
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
9/20/2002
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$100,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$33,302
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$11,128
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
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
M&M Conference Review
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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