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
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   (404) 842 - 3319 ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
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
FLORIDA HOSPITAL-CELEBRATION HEALTH 23960017
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
Biopsy
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
  *NR
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.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
11/15/2018
 
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
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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