Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Louis Barr Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2013-OCA-09666-O

Indemnity Paid: $475,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201472856
Claim Number : PLFHOR072222
Date Submitted : 12/5/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Florida Hospital Medical Center Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
59-1479658 4369
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Judith A Henderson
Street Address
900 Hope Way
City State Zip
Altamonte Springs FL 32714
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 357 - 2292   (407) 975 - 1570 judith.henderson@ahss.org
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Louis   Barr
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Self-Insurer 2415 N. Orange Avenue, Suite 400
City State Zip Code County
Orlando FL 32814 Orange
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
8528-2012 $1,000,000 $3,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME42578 Surgery - General Practice or Family Practice  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Orange
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO) 100007
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite  
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
4/25/2011 3/5/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hospital Inpatient
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to obtain consent or lack of informed consent
Diagnostic Code :  
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Laryngeal injury and vocal cord injury requiring further surgeries
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
8/1/2013 2013-OCA-09666-O
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Orange 11/3/2014
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
11/3/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $475,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $44,929
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid $33,372
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
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 2013-CA-09666-0

Indemnity Paid: $475,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201573200
Claim Number : 111111
Date Submitted : 1/15/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Adventist Health System Trust Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
11111111  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Louis H Barr
Street Address
2415 North Orange Avenue, Suite 400
City State Zip
Orlando FL 32804
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(111) 111 - 1111     louis.barr.md@flhosp.org
 
Insured Information
 
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Louis H Barr
Insurer Type Street Address of Practice
Self-Insurer 2415 North Orange Avenue, Suite 400
City State Zip Code County
Orlando FL 32804-5505 Orange
Policy Number Per Claim Policy Limits Aggregate Policy Limits
1111 $500,000 $1,000,000
Profession or Business Other Profession or Business
Medical Doctor  
License Number Specialty Code & Classification Certification Number
ME42578 General Preventative Medicine - No Surgery  

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First Name MI Last Name Date of Birth
       
Street Address Gender County where Injury Occurred
  F Orange
City State Zip Code
     
Location where injury occured Other location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility  
Name of Institution Code
N/A 000000
Location of Institutional Injury Other Location of Institutional Injury
Other Florida Hospital Medical Center
Date of Occurrence Date Reported to Insurer
4/25/2011 8/1/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hyperparathyroidism
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Neck exploration for hyperparathyroidism
Diagnostic Code : 252.01
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Recurrent laryngeal nerve injury
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of Suit Circuit Court Case Number
8/1/2013 2013-CA-09666-0
County Suit Filed in Date of Final Disposition
Orange 10/14/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court Decision Other
No Court Proceedings.  
Arbitration
Claim subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
10/14/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff? Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured $475,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel $0
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
Determined that none was required.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 03-CA 6498

Indemnity Paid: $150,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200536905
Claim Number :03-0010
Date Submitted :6/26/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PHYSICIANS PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
33-1010508 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJack Heda
Street Address
1851 NW 125th Avenue, Suite 339
CityStateZip
Pembroke PinesFL33028
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 985 - 1165 (954) 212 - 0178PPLRRG@bellsouth.net
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLouis Barr
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1181 ORANGE AVE
CityStateZip CodeCounty
WINTER PARKFL32789-4907Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
102083$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME42578Surgery - General 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/29/20014/7/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Mrs. Cox underwent a lapatoscopic cholecystectomy.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Mrs. Cox underwent a lapatoscopic cholecystectomy during which the common bile duct was lacerated.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Mrs. Cox underwent a lapatoscopic cholecystectomy during which the common bile duct was lacerated.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage.Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/7/200303-CA 6498
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange2/26/2004
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
2/26/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$150,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$29,506
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$350,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$84,000$10,000
Wage Loss$5,000$2,500
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Information not available
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/26/2007 11:39:57 AM
Reason for Change:Updated financial information to include economic and non-economic loss.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Anticipated Expenses Wage Loss02500
Incurred Expense Other100
Incurred Expense Mdeical1084000
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel2350629506
Anticipated Expenses Medial 010000
Incurred Expense Wage Loss105000
Injured Person Total Non-Economic Loss0350000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid100

 

 

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