Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. LEWIS C BEAN Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 10-CA-15042-0

Indemnity Paid: $145,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201057640
Claim Number :269568
Date Submitted :10/11/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE)Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
95-3014772 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAngela LaFrance
Street Address
13450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Suite 160
CityStateZip
SunriseFL33323
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 838 - 9988 (866) 636 - 5421alafrance@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLEWISCBEAN
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3571 South Atlantic Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Cocoa BeachFL32931Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
349249$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME85479Cardiovascular Disease - Minor Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ORLANDO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100006
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/2/20075/1/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Persistent chest pain and a coronary CT that was positive for calcifications in the coronary vessels.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
A cardiac catheterization was performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to perform a pressure wire or intravascular ultrasound prior to submitting the patient for CABG.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Slight - Lacerations, contusions, minor scars, rash.No delay.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
7/2/201010-CA-15042-0
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange10/5/2012
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Cardiology, PA
Bajaj, M.D., Sandeep
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
9/21/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$145,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$55,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$95,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$50,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Unknown.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:10/11/2012 8:40:33 AM
Reason for Change:File was previously closed due to inactivity in 2010.A lawsuit was eventually filed and the file was re-opened.We are submitting this as an updated closed claim report for this file.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Incurred Expense Mdeical050000
Defendant Entity NameFlorida Cardiology, PA
Cause of InjuryCardiac catheterization was performed.A cardiac catheterization was performed.
Injured Person Total Non-Economic Loss095000
Settlement Reached01
Injured Person First NameJacquelynJacqulyn
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel700055000
Insured Zip Code3293532931
Insured Address CityMelbourneCocoa Beach
Insured Address Street240 N. Wickam Road, Suite 1083571 South Atlantic Avenue
Date of Final Disposition26-MAY-1005-OCT-12
Final DispositionNo Payment MadeSettled by parties
Court Case Number10-CA-15042-0
Legal System StageClaim or suit abandoned.More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
County Suit Filed InOrange
Defendant Last NameBajaj, M.D., Sandeep Bajaj, M.D., Sandeep
Indemnity Paid0145000

 

 

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

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