Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Gustavo A Barrazueta Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 03-7481 DIV B

Indemnity Paid: $950,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200745720
Claim Number :27711-01
Date Submitted :5/25/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGustavoABarrazueta
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3614 B West Kennedy Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33609Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
98081$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME64869Internal Medicine - No Surgery80257

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - TAMPA100206
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/28/20011/17/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to emergency room with complaints of fever, dizziness, headache, shortness of breath, malaise and nausea and was subsequently diagnosed with sepsis and cellulitis, status post abdominoplasty.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to obtain proper surgical consultation and alleged insufficient fluid resuscitation.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Bilateral, below-knee amputations and loss of all ten fingers.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/17/200303-7481 DIV B
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough5/14/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
McLaughlin, M.D., Charles A
Haedicke, M.D., George
Seekins, M.D., Daniel
Stromquist, M.D., Philip
South Tampa Medical Group, P.A.
Memorial Hospital of Tampa
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
5/14/2007
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$950,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$84,037
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$66,773
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$950,000
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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Court Case # 09-16482

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201576387
Claim Number : 29827
Date Submitted : 11/23/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
58-1449198  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity MAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
City State Zip
Orlando FL 32819
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813   (407) 370 - 2247 ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Gustavo A Barrazueta
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 4600 N. Habana Ave. Ste. 27
City State Zip Code County
Tampa FL 33614 Hillsborough
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1602121 02 $500,000 $1,500,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME64869 Internal Medicine - No Surgery  

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Hillsborough
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
TAMPA GENERAL HOSPITAL 100128
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
11/26/2006 3/6/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
right axillary veing thrombosis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Prescribed Lovenox
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to properly manage anticoagulatn therapy
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Acute retroperitoneal hemorrhage
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
6/30/2009 09-16482
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Hillsborough 10/28/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Toribio, MD, Fiordaliza
Lamelas, MD, Lisardo J
Tampa General Hospital
Bay Area Hospitalists
Pickering, MD, Michael
Katz, MD, Adam
Tampa Lung Specialists
Rodriguez, MD, Fernando
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
No Payment Made
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $139,350
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $42,008
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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