Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. John E Terwilleger Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 98-1757-CA-09-K

Indemnity Paid: $4,106,250.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200744477
Claim Number :E24305-02
Date Submitted :12/11/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityProNational Insurance Company
Street Address
13919 Carrollwood Village Run
CityStateZip
TampaFL33618-2746
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(813) 969 - 2010 (813) 969 - 2120SNorris@ProAssurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJohnETerwilleger
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Suite 101
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Orange CityFL32763Seminole
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PNFL-1003754-01$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME45959Pediatrics - No Surgery00000

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSeminole
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/7/19953/4/1996
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Viral syndrome; cough, fever, headache, recent history of chicken pox.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Antibiotics prescribed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to diagnose and treat meningitis resulted in neurological deficits and brain injury.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/20/199898-1757-CA-09-K
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Seminole2/1/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Sanford Pediatrics
Parker, Mayon V
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
During appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Disposed of by Court
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
7/13/2007
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$4,106,250
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$149,474
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$199,427
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$4,106,250
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
Insured has discussed case with insurance company personnel, medical experts and defense counsel.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:7/25/2007 11:42:57 AM
Reason for Change:Case was appealed.During court ordered mediation, the case was settled.Report updated to reflect indemnity payment and additional expenses paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid5882791341
Indemnity Paid04106250
Injured Person Total Non-Economic Loss04106250
Settlement Reached01
Legal System StageAfter court verdict and prior to filing of notice of appeal.During appeal.
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel90851143445
 
Date of Change:12/11/2007 3:27:46 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect additional legal fees and expenses paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid91341199427
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel143445149474

 

 

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