Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Linda Allen Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 12-38784CA-2

Indemnity Paid: $75,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201574806
Claim Number : 12-0087-A-11
Date Submitted : 2/1/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Tamla   Lloyd
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 212 (904) 296 - 1245 tlloyd@fdinsurancecompany.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Linda   Allen
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 11750 Bird Road
City State Zip Code County
Miami FL 33175 Dade
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
11659 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME42074 Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Dade
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Emergency Room  
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
3/25/2011 4/26/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
On March 25, 2011, the pt was presented to the ER at Kendall Regional Medical Center with complaints of developing jaw pain, shortness and breath and sweating after intercourse. Pt was also experiencing low blood pressure.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
None shown
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Insd's alleged negligence in failing to properly interpret the chest x-ray performed on March 25, 2011 ultimately leading to the pts death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
10/2/2012 12-38784CA-2
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Dade 5/13/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Linda S. Allen, MD, 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 Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
5/13/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $75,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $57,762
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
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
Circumstances of this case have been discussed with the insured and risk management was notified. Risk management has discussed case with insured.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change: 2/1/2016 2:50:36 PM
Reason for Change: Updated LAE expense amount.
 
Field Changed Former Value New Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel 44830 57762

 

 

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Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $20,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201575937
Claim Number : 15-0022-A-12
Date Submitted : 10/1/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Tamla   Lloyd
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Road, Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 296 - 2887 212 (904) 296 - 1245 tlloyd@fdinsurancecompany.com
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Linda   Allen
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Licensed 7101 SW 99th Ave., Ste 106
City State Zip Code County
Miami FL 33173 Dade
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
11659 $250,000 $750,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME42074 Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  M Dade
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Other Location Diagnostic
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
10/1/2012 1/26/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The insured was the patient's radiologist and treated the patient in October 2012.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The insured read radiographic studies for the patient.
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
A misdiagnosis was not made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to diagnose lung cancer which led to the patient's demise.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
  *NR
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
*NR 9/4/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
9/4/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $20,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $8,516
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $0
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
The circumstances of this case were discussed with the insured and risk management was notified.Risk management discussed the case with the insured. This was a multi-codefendant case settled by all defendants on the basis of economics and not medical negligence.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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