Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Heather Amos Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2016-202-CA

Indemnity Paid: $20,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number : M201884163
Claim Number : 156681-2
Date Submitted : 1/23/2018
Insurer Information
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Teresa   Ross
Street Address
One Park Plaza P.O. Box 555
City State Zip
Nashville TN 37202
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 5804
Insured Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Heather   Amos
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 6488 N U.S. Highway 41
City State Zip Code County
Apollo Beach FL 33572 Hillsborough
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
HCI-10113 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
OS11970 Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 01

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Santa Rosa
City State Zip Code
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Physician's Office  
Name of Institution Code
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Other Physician's Office
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
9/16/2013 10/1/2015
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient developed DRESS due to Lamisil reaction. Patient developed acute kidney failure requiring dialysis & was acutely ill.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Acute kidney failure, acute interstitial nephritis.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
3/14/2016 2016-202-CA
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Santa Rosa 1/9/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
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 Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
Financial Information
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $20,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $16,919
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $1,760
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $79,999 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of policies and procedures.
No updates found.



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