Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. GORDON FORBES Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2008-34016-CICI

Indemnity Paid: $750,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201161014
Claim Number :EMC-FLXS-08XS-110181
Date Submitted :7/11/2011
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
EmCare, Inc. as Self Insured CarrierPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
75-1732351 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKathy Stockton
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 2404 (713) 722 - 1603kathy_stockton@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGORDON FORBES
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer721 S. PENINSULA DRIVE
CityStateZip CodeCounty
DAYTONA BEACHFL32118Volusia
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
EMC-2008-Excess$750,000$2,250,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME93951Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FVolusia
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Critical Care Unit 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/3/20074/3/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
ABSCESS ON GROIN SPREADING TO HIP
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
PATIENT WAS GIVEN PAIN MEDICATION AND ANTIBIOTICS AND TOLD TO F/U WITH A COLORECTAL SURGEON
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
CELLULITIS AND ABSCESS OF THE TRUNK
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
NECROTIZING FASCIITIS
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/22/20102008-34016-CICI
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Volusia6/26/2011
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
OtherSETTLED BY PARTIES
Arbitration
Claim subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
4/6/2011
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$750,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$2,383
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$7,099
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
unknown.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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