Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JOSEPH AVERBACH Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 562011CA000870

Indemnity Paid: $25,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201367630
Claim Number :SGI-11-115627
Date Submitted :7/9/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CITADEL INSURANCE, RISK RETENTION GROUPPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
20-8474742 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKathyAStockton
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 2404 (713) 461 - 8130kathy_stockton@westernlitigation.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJOSEPH AVERBACH
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed18928 SE WINDWARD ISLAND WAY
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JUPITERFL33458Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CMI AE 1101 046$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58033Anesthesiology - All Other 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSt. Lucie
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LAWNWOOD REG. MED. CTR100246
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/12/20098/8/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
HUMERUS FRACTURE
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
SURGERY FOR HUMERUS FRACTURE
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
NO MISDIAGNOSIS
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
PATIENT CODED AND SUFFERED BRAIN DAMAGE.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/28/2011562011CA000870
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
St. Lucie6/13/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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 subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
6/4/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$25,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$138,608
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$21,375
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
UNKNOWN
 
Updates
 
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