Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. George T Besong Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2012 10972 CIDL

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201368505
Claim Number :PLFHFM064051
Date Submitted :10/3/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Florida Hospital Fish MemorialPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-31492934408
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJudith AHenderson
Street Address
900 Hope Way
CityStateZip
Altamonte SpringsFL32714
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 357 - 2292 (407) 975 - 1570judith.henderson@ahss.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGeorgeTBesong
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer1055 Saxon Boulevard
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Orange CityFL32763Volusia
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
8528-2011$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME92729Gynecology - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FVolusia
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FISH MEMORIAL100072
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Labor and Delivery Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/7/20098/8/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient sought initial prenatal care from physician during the 3rd trimester of pregnancy.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Failure to diagnose
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged wrongful birth due to the physicians failure to diagnose hydrocephalus in developing fetus resulting in plaintiff's lost opportunity to abort the fetus and the need for 24/7 care of severely neurologically compromised child.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/10/20122012 10972 CIDL
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Volusia9/13/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
9/13/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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