Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. James G Arterburn Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 07004481-CI

Indemnity Paid: $2,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201056755
Claim Number :9941.10 (Stanfield)
Date Submitted :3/19/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
SOUTH PINELLAS MEDICAL TRUSTPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6599936 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAndrewLWallace
Street Address
P.O. Box 33020
CityStateZip
St. PetersburgFL33733
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(727) 522 - 7777211(727) 521 - 2902awallace@wwwinsagency.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJamesGArterburn
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed10112 TARPON DRIVE
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Treasure IslandFL33706Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
49547-05$1,000,000$2,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME23326Nuclear Medicine 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMS OF PASADENA HOSPITAL100126
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/28/20032/21/2005
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Morbid obesity.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Gastric bypass surgery.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged incomplete stapling of stomach by surgeon.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/11/200507004481-CI
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas2/19/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Butler, M.D., Michael B
Palms of Pasadena 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
2/19/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$2,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$41,385
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$35,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Dr. Arterburn and independent experts carefully reviewed x-rays many times and found no misinterpretation.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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