Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Kevin L Boyer Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2003 CA 2236NC

Indemnity Paid: $995,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535176
Claim Number :A02-27267-00
Date Submitted :6/19/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCheriMMontague
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423043(904) 358 - 6728montague@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKevinLBoyer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7252 Manatee Avenue W
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BradentonFL34209Manatee
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
37815$1,500,000$4,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME68033Surgery - Neurology - Including Child80152

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MManatee
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
7/25/200010/24/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
L5-S1 herniated disc and osteosarcoma of the left hip.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
None.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose osteosarcoma of the left hip.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/5/20032003 CA 2236NC
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sarasota5/26/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Maklad, M.D., Nabil
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
5/26/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$995,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$91,035
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$37,604
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$995,000
Deductible$50,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/19/2006 10:11:54 AM
Reason for Change:A payment of $495,000 was made on 4/14/2005 and balance of $500,000 was paid 5/26/2006.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid1635637604
Indemnity Paid495000995000
Cause of InjuryAlleged delay in diagnosis of sarcoma.None.
Final DiagnosisClaimant was diagnosed with herniated disk and underwent surgical treatment for it. He was subsequently diagnosed with a pelvic sarcoma.L5-S1 herniated disc and osteosarcoma of the left hip.
Injured Person Address Street4104 17th Avenue West4104 17th Ave W
Payment Date14-APR-0526-MAY-06
Amount of Deductible Paid by Defendant050000
MisdiagnosisClaimant was treated for radiculopathy. It was claimed that there was a two month delay in the diagnosis of a sarcoma.Alleged failure to diagnose osteosarcoma of the left hip.
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel2325591035
Insured Address Street7252 Manatee Avenue W.7252 Manatee Avenue W
Date of Final Disposition14-APR-0526-MAY-06
Injured Person Total Non-Economic Loss495000995000

 

 

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Court Case # 2013-CA-003083

Indemnity Paid: $975,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201573729
Claim Number : 147859
Date Submitted : 6/9/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
HEALTH CARE INDEMNITY, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
61-0904881  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Teresa   Ross
Street Address
One Park Plaza P.O. Box 555
City State Zip
Nashville TN 37202
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 5804     Teresa.Ross@HCAHealthcare.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kevin   Boyer
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 7005 Cortez Road West
City State Zip Code County
Bradenton FL 34210 Manatee
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
HCI-10111 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME68033 Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 01

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Manatee
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
BLAKE MEDICAL CENTER 100213
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
11/10/2011 10/16/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Chronic pain syndrome.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient admitted for intrathecal morphine pump insertion. Patient developed pulmonary embolism post operatively. Allege spinal cord was damaged durint attept to place pump without fluoroscopy or radiological assistance until after third attempt to place catheter.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
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Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Spinal cord injury, hemorrhage.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
6/7/2013 2013-CA-003083
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Manatee 2/27/2015
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 Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
1/29/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $975,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $137,388
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $35,273
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss $500,000
Deductible $0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
  Incurred to Date Anticipated
Medical Expense $93,000 $1,170,000
Wage Loss $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of policies and procedures.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change: 5/21/2015 11:05:12 AM
Reason for Change: Additional LAE payments made.
 
Field Changed Former Value New Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid 34030 35273
Injured Person Address County Sarasota
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel 130205 137216
Per Claim Policy Limits 250000 5000000
Aggregate Policy Limits 750000 10000000
 
Date of Change: 5/21/2015 11:19:23 AM
Reason for Change: Corrected policy limits/aggregate limits.
 
Field Changed Former Value New Value
Per Claim Policy Limits 5000000 250000
Aggregate Policy Limits 10000000 750000
 
Date of Change: 6/9/2015 3:19:27 PM
Reason for Change: Additional LAE payments made.
 
Field Changed Former Value New Value
Injured Person Address County Sarasota
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel 137216 137388

 

 

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Court Case # 2008 CA 007333

Indemnity Paid: $125,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201059129
Claim Number :36846-01
Date Submitted :11/17/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKevin Boyer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed315 75th Street W
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BradentonFL34209Manatee
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
98474$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME68033Surgery - Neurology - Including Child80152

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MManatee
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BLAKE MEDICAL CENTER100213
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/8/20063/18/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Severe intractable back and bilateral leg pain in 83 year old retiree and severe stenosis at L3-L5.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Laminectomy L3-L5 and interbody fusion and segmental pedicle screw stabilization.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Post operative pain and lumbar epidural hematoma and pinhole dural leak noted by subsequent surgeon during evacuation of hematoma.Patient left care and moved out of state where he was treated for recurrence of dural leak, pain, paraparesis and bowel and bladder incontinence.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/8/20082008 CA 007333
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Manatee10/27/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Pinnacle Medical (dismissed)
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
10/27/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$125,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$23,492
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$22,655
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$125,000
Deductible$50,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 10-CA06853

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201573978
Claim Number : FP4007901
Date Submitted : 3/27/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INC Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
59-6614702  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kelly   Andrews
Street Address
12724 Gran Bay Parkway, W., Suite 400
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32258
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038     kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kevin L Boyer
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 7005 Cortez Road West
City State Zip Code County
Bradenton FL 34210 Manatee
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
FP-CL098474 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME68033 Surgery - Neurology - Including Child  

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Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Manatee
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
MANATEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL 100035
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
5/6/2008 4/22/2010
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Left leg weakness from multiple level thoracic spine osteophytes causing cord injury.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Three level laminectomy.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient complains of paralysis in left leg and weakness in right leg post surgery.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
8/19/2010 10-CA06853
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Manatee 3/2/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Manatee Memorial Hospital
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
No Payment Made
Court Decision Other
Other Defense Verdict
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 $161,028
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $175,539
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
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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