Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. George C Panjikaran Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 07-939-CA

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201057143
Claim Number :148227
Date Submitted :4/6/2011
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityProAssurance Casualty Company
Street Address
14497 North Dale Mabry Hwy., Suite 115-N
CityStateZip
TampaFL33618-2047
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(813) 969 - 2010 (813) 969 - 2120SNorris@ProAssurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGeorgeCPanjikaran
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3344 Kenmore Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SarasotaFL34231Sarasota
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP36910$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME34716Pulmonary Diseases - No Surgery00000

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MCharlotte
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
CHARLOTTE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100047
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/30/20053/30/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Bilateral pneumonia.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Management of pneumonia.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death allegedly due to delay in endotracheal intubation and ventilatory support.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/12/200707-939-CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Charlotte3/17/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Dash, Jeffrey A
American Medic of Charlotte County, P.A. d/b/a Peace River M
George C. Panjikaran, M.D., P.A.
Perez, Ricardo A
Webb, Chris R
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
5/13/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$58,209
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$23,910
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$500,000
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 has discussed case with insurance company personnel, medical experts and defense counsel.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:5/28/2010 3:00:36 PM
Reason for Change:Updated to reflect date of indemnity payment, and additional legal fees and costs paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid2321123864
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel5094757533
 
Date of Change:4/6/2011 10:49:50 AM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect additional legal fees and expenses paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid2386423910
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel5753358209

 

 

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