Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. John E Accola Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $1,900,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number : M201887128
Claim Number : 62427/67484
Date Submitted : 11/27/2018
Insurer Information
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
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   (404) 842 - 3319
Insured Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual John E Accola
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 7518 Green Mountain Way
City State Zip Code County
Winter Garden FL 34787 Orange
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600438 15 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME39260 Pathology - Minor Surgery  

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 Osceola
City State Zip Code
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Other Pathology
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
12/5/2016 6/14/2017
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Malignant squamous cell carcinoma
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose malignant squamous cell carcinoma
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Malignant squamous cell carcinoma
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
*NR 11/15/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Bekeny, MD, James
Fadhli, MD, Omar A
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
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 $1,900,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $26,985
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $11,810
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $0
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $374,000 $1,500,000
Wage Loss $0 $1,700,000
Other Expenses $5,000 $500,000
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
No updates found.


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