Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Michael Dillon Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 01 2012-CA-001212

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201368740
Claim Number :171766
Date Submitted :6/6/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMichelle Brown
Street Address
100 Brookwood Place
CityStateZip
BirminghamAL35209
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(205) 802 - 4754  mibrown@proassurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMichael Dillon
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4645 NW 8th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
GainesvilleFL32605Alachua
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP36570$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME39746Cardiovascular Disease - Minor Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MAlachua
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/7/20071/24/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Wolff-Parkinson-White pattern
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent echocardiogram and stress test.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiff alleges the patient should have been advised of his option to undergo electrophysiology testing.Patient died 2 1/2 years later from arrhythmia allegedly related.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/23/201301 2012-CA-001212
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Alachua10/9/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
CAG Nuclear, LLC
Werbel, Brian
CAG Laboratories, LLC
Universit of Florida Board of Trustees
Cardiology Associates of Gainesville
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 subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
10/16/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$49,375
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$25,171
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
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
Insured discussed case with defense counsel, insurance personnel and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/6/2014 4:18:20 PM
Reason for Change:updated
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel4587649375
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid025171

 

 

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

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