Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Leonard Bernard Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2006CA468NC

Indemnity Paid: $375,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200954658
Claim Number :30136-01
Date Submitted :8/25/2009
 
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
IndividualLeonard Bernard
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1261 S. Tamiami Trail
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SarasotaFL34239Sarasota
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
98009$2,000,000$5,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME64446Anesthesiology80151

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSarasota
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Outpatient FacilityCape Surgery Center
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/30/20042/2/2004
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Benign lesion of chest.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Surgical removal of lesion.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death due to reaction to anesthetic agents.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/30/20062006CA468NC
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sarasota8/3/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Cape Surgical 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
8/3/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$375,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$34,771
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$14,015
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$375,000
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
Settlement charged to CRNA.CRNA dismissed from her position.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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