Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. MALVINDER S AJIT Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2010777CA

Indemnity Paid: $150,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201469684
Claim Number :0AA648132
Date Submitted :2/7/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
HOMELAND INSURANCE COMPANY OF NEW YORKPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-1568827 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMike  Clark
Street Address
199 Scott Swamp Road
CityStateZip
FarmingtonCT06032
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(860) 321 - 2544 (877) 256 - 5067mclark@onebeaconpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMALVINDERSAJIT
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3209 Pleasant Hill Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Lynn Haven FL32444Bay
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MPP207509$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME76922Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBay
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherEmergency Room
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/18/200810/20/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The Patient Presented to the Emergency Room with Complaints of chest pain and shortness of breath. The Patient reported a History of congestive heart failure, degenerative Joint Disease, asthma, hypertention, anxiety disorder and chronic diarrhea
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Intravenous Heparin was ordered and started by the emergency room physician. Following the patients admission to the hospital Dr. Ajit continued the Heparin drip, ordered a CT scan as well as a Pulmonology consult. Dr. Ajit subsequently ordered a heating pad for the patients leg cramps, flexeril and a Doppler ultrasound to rule out a DVT in her lower leg
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
The patient alleged that she was negligently continued on a Heparin protocol after tests had ruled out a pulmonary embolism
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
the patient developed a hematoma in her left leg which ultimatley resulted in nerve damage evidenced by a left foot drop and left leg weakness.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/15/20102010777CA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bay9/29/2010
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 DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
9/20/2010
 
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$37,613
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$5,000
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
Unknown at this time
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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