Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ghazala Ahmed Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 04-CA-796

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200743834
Claim Number :A03-29261-01
Date Submitted :1/8/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCheriMMontague
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423043(904) 358 - 6728montague@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGhazala Ahmed
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed8980 Kilgore Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32836Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
46217$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME59456Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine300001

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
COLUMBIA WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100162
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Labor and Delivery Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/25/20019/12/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to hospital with premature rupture of membranes and delivery of neonate.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient had spontaneous vaginal delivery of 24 week gestation neonate.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The neonate died 5 months after birth due to severe prematurity.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/19/200404-CA-796
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange12/18/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Edwards, M.D., Eric
Crossings OB/GYN
Winter Park 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
12/18/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$50,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$38,002
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$9,755
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$50,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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