Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JOSEPH KEELEY Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 03ca7861

Indemnity Paid: $3,000,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537074
Claim Number :HP74026736
Date Submitted :10/7/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Keeley, Joseph JPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-6522403ME75445
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCynthiaFRogers
Street Address
111 N. Orlando Ave.
CityStateZip
Winter ParkFL32703
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 975 - 1422 (407) 975 - 1570cynthia.rogers@ahss.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJOSEPH KEELEY
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer615 E. Princeton St., #416
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32803Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
8528-108$7,500,000$7,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME75445Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSeminole
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient FacilityGroup Home
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Otherbedroom
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/22/20021/9/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Autistic self injurious behavior
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Misfilling of a prescription by a pharmacy and administration of the improper dose.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Methadone prescription by Dr. Keely was misfilled by the pharmacy at 10 times the ordered dose and administered by the Group Home resulting in the death of the child.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/26/200303ca7861
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange7/28/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Hospice of the Comforter, Inc.
James, Soucey
American Living, Inc.
Behavioral Support Services, Inc.
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After notice of appeal is filed or post judgment relief of action is required for recovery.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
6/6/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$3,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
This claim resulted from an error by other parties.Dr. Keeley's management of the decedent was proper.
 
Updates
 
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