Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Justin Strittmatter Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2011-522CA

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201264315
Claim Number :142444
Date Submitted :7/13/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
HEALTH CARE INDEMNITY, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
61-0904881 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTeresa Ross
Street Address
One Park Plaza P.O. Box 555
CityStateZip
NashvilleTN37202
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 5804  Teresa.Ross@HCAHealthcare.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJustin Strittmatter
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed449 W 23rd Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Panama CityFL32405Bay
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HCI-CT-10108$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME92292Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery01

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBay
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GULF COAST MEDICAL CENTER (PANAMA CITY)100242
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherEmergency Room
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/21/200811/12/2010
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Esophageal obstruction.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient was treated in ER for a food bolus in his esophagus & was treated & released. He returned shortly afterwards with a ruptured esophagus.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Perforated esophagus.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage.Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/4/20112011-522CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bay6/27/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Gulf Coast Medical Center
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 not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
6/26/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$24,769
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$7,022
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$150,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$350,000$100,000
Wage Loss$30,000$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of policies and procedures.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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Court Case # 2015-CA-001995

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201782769
Claim Number : FL-TEG-19-ERP
Date Submitted : 8/8/2017
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
APPLIED MEDICO-LEGAL SOLUTIONS RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
81-0603029  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Julie   Moore
Street Address
101 E. Park Blvd.
City State Zip
Plano TX 75074
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(866) 520 - 6896     jmontague@bpmp.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Justin   Strittmatter
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 4311 Salisbury Road North
City State Zip Code County
Jacksonville FL 32216 Duval
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
G-AMS-115975 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME92292 Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery  

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Okaloosa
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Emergency Room  
Name of Institution Code
FORT WALTON BEACH MEDICAL CENTER 100223
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
8/23/2012 11/24/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Acute supporative salpingitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Ultrasound of the abdomen
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Bilateral ovarian cysts, uterine fibroids, pelvic pain.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Insured physician contacted the patient's OB/Gyn regarding admission however he indicated that the patient should call the office the next day to be seen. Insured Physician relayed this to the patient. Plaintiff alleged that this Insured Physician failed to diagnose salpingitis resulting in patient's death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
5/28/2015 2015-CA-001995
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Okaloosa 6/28/2017
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
Disposed of by Court
Court Decision Other
Summary judgment for the defendant.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $28,120
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 Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $0 $0
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Contact primary care physician for abnormal labs and ultrasound.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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