Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JOHN BAZATA Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 02-CA-11950

Indemnity Paid: $150,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535314
Claim Number :3911
Date Submitted :5/24/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PODIATRY INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICAPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1403235 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKaren Kessler
Street Address
110 Westwood Place
CityStateZip
BrentwoodTN37027
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(615) 371 - 87762249 kkessler@picagroup.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJOHN BAZATA
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed827 W OAK RIDGE RD
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ORLANDOFL32809-4883Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
10031$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Podiatric Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
PO1048  

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
Other Outpatient FacilityOrlando Surgery Center
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/12/20006/3/2000
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hallux valgus, right foot; hammertoes, digits 2, 4, 5, right foot
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Reverdin-Green style osteotomy to first ray of right foot; Akin osteotomy to the proximal phalanx of hallux, right foot; arthroplasty of digits 2,4,5, right foot
Diagnostic Code :735.0
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient developed post-op infection and subsequently underwent amputation of her right hallux by another podiatrist.This resulted in allegation of improper treatment
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/2/200202-CA-11950
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange5/4/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Chessman, DPM, Gary W
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
5/5/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$150,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$18,363
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$5,733
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
None
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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