Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. KAMAL BOHSALI Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 16-2012-CA-011205

Indemnity Paid: $445,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201470849
Claim Number :FP4313301
Date Submitted :5/20/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKelly Andrews
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038  kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKAMAL BOHSALI
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed6100 Kennerly Road, Suite 101
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32216Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CP098326$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME95144Surgery - Orthopedic 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL JACKSONVILLE100179
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Physical Therapy Department 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/26/20105/21/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient presented for orthopedic management of symptomatic osteoarthritis of her left knee, and underwent an elective left knee replacement.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Intravenous heparin was administered to the patient under the primary care of the co-defendant intensivist for treatment of a pulmonary embolus following the knee surgery.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff alleged a delay in diagnosis of heparin involved thrombocytopenia with thrombocytosis while under the primary care of the intensivist, resulting in limb ischemia.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Following the development of HIT (Heparin induced thrombocytosis) the patient required lifesaving bilateral lower extremity amputations, which were performed by our insured without further complication. IT should be noted the medical expert supported the care of our insured.
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
10/29/201216-2012-CA-011205
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval5/7/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Jenkins, M.D., Fred
Nabizadeh, M.D., Kasra
Memorial Hospital-Jacksonville
Bahri Orthopedics & Sports medicine
Jacksonville Critial Care Assoc.PA
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
5/13/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$445,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$49,103
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$36,473
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Patient Safety referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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