Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Kevin Palmer Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # CA093545

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201264434
Claim Number :5140577-01
Date Submitted :9/23/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE)Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
35-0506406 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSusan KSpielman
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
CityStateZip
Fort WayneIN46835
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0340  reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKevinVPalmer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed11373 Cortez Blvd, Ste 201
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BrooksvilleFL34613Hernando
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
733257$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME70806Surgery - Vascular 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHernando
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
OAK HILL HOSPITAL100264
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/7/20074/20/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hernia
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Surgical Repair
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Improper treatment and delay in diagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Hypoxic brain damage with amputations
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/16/2009CA093545
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando7/18/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
HCA Health Services of Florida Inc dba Oak Hill Hospital
Piduru MD, Mallik A
West Coast Surgical Associates PL
Manubay MD, John A
Nature Coast Surgical Associates PA
Abuzarad MD, Husam
Physicians Partners Network PA
Bourghli MD, Mahmoud
Delta Health PA
Menendez MD, Francisco
Gil MD, Surrinder
Soliman MD, FawziM
Fawzi M Soliman MD PA dba Gulf Coast Surgery Ctr
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
3/27/2012
 
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$33,720
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$12,031
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
N/A
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:2/15/2013 12:10:57 PM
Reason for Change:Update ALE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid1202412031
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel3228633713
 
Date of Change:9/23/2013 3:01:07 PM
Reason for Change:Update ALE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel3371333720

 

 

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Court Case # CA-2007-2662

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201265397
Claim Number :131198
Date Submitted :11/19/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
NATIONAL FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY OF HARTFORDPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
06-0464510 
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
IndividualKevin Palmer
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed11373 Cortez Blvd #201
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BrooksvilleFL34613Hernando
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ2075006282$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME70806Physicians or Surgeons - Major Surgery.NOC classification.01

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPasco
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SPRING HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL111525
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/22/20055/2/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Ventral hernia.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent elective ventral hernia repair on 7/22/05 by laparoscopy.Between 7/22/05 postoperative period & 7/25/05 she deteriorated. She was returned to surgery on 7/25/05 where three small perforations were found that were approximately 2 inches long. They were repaired, mesh was removed & end-to-end anastomosis was done. She remained in the ICU & had a very stormy hospital course complicated by respiratory failure, requiring trachesotomy, sepsis, acute renal failure, anemia, hyperthermia, encephalopathy, intra-abdominal infection, peritonitis, fungal aortic valve endocarditis, & C-diff.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Three small bowel perforations.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/12/2007CA-2007-2662
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando11/12/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Spring Hill Regional Hospital
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
10/31/2012
 
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$316,738
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$193,492
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$250,000$0
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
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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