Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. MICHAEL A BOYER Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 53-2007CA-004947

Indemnity Paid: $175,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200851659
Claim Number :FL-EPS-01
Date Submitted :12/8/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
APPLIED MEDICO-LEGAL SOLUTIONS RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
81-0603029 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBarbara Faulkner
Street Address
9229 LBJ Freeway
CityStateZip
DallasTX75234
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(972) 739 - 3715 (972) 739 - 2631bfaulkner@bpmp.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMICHAELABOYER
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2231 North Blvd. West
CityStateZip CodeCounty
DavenportFL33837Polk
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
G-115097$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS7483Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPolk
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
HEART OF FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100137
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/12/20063/1/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient presented to ER complaining of migraine headache.Past medical history reveals patient was a heart transplant recipiant in 2004.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
CT of head was ordered and read as normal.Blood pressure and heart rate were normal, as well. Patient given medication for pain.Patient coded and was stablized.Transferred to ICU where he remained until life support was removed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to monitor patient.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient remained in ICU until life support was discontinued.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/30/200753-2007CA-004947
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Polk12/8/2008
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Heart of Florida Regional Med Ctr.
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Claim or suit abandoned.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
12/3/2008
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$175,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$37,788
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$25,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$175,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Hospital to reivew monitoring procedures.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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