Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Jose S Basagoitia Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 04-6543 CA 15

Indemnity Paid: $735,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M200851298
Claim Number :127855
Date Submitted :7/21/2009
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMaria Gonzalez
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3661 S. Miami Avenue, Suite 705
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME38838Internal Medicine - No Surgery0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
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
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Subacute bacterial endocarditis (SBE)
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Incorrectly prescribed oral antibiotics instead of IV antibiotics
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Mitral and aorta valve replacement
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/20/200404-6543 CA 15
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Tozman, Elaine C
Atiq, Shehla
University of Miami
Public Health Trust of Miami-Dade County
Jackson Memorial 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. 
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$735,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$174,221
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$116,536
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$735,000
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 discussed claim with insurance personnel and medical experts.
Date of Change:7/21/2009 11:31:39 AM
Reason for Change:Additional invoices were paid after the file closed.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel115866174221
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid90043116536



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