Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. MICHAEL K BLUETT Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2003-CA-003691

Indemnity Paid: $750,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200536559
Claim Number :00-0752
Date Submitted :9/7/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CLARENDON NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-0266645 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMichaelKBluett
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3599 University Blvd. SouthSuite 602
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32216Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CMP0006646$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME52968Surgery - Thoracic80144

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SAINT VINCENT'S MEDICAL CENTER100040
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/12/20011/23/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient underwent non-emergent surgical repair for AAA
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Endovascular stent placement surgery performed for AAA
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Surgery related
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death of 65 y/o male.Plaintiffs alleging failure to obtain proper clearance for surgery.Patient suffered cardiac arrest during surgery and expired.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/23/20032003-CA-003691
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval8/30/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Associates, P.A.
Bata, M.D., Ahmad R
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
5/19/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$750,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$30,637
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$4,596
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
It is alleged that complete clearance should have been obtained prior to surgery.
 
Updates
 
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Court Case # 16-2008-CA-002330

Indemnity Paid: $450,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200849771
Claim Number :26746/26136
Date Submitted :6/4/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMICHAELKBLUETT
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1820 Barrs St., Suite 701
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32204Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600689 06$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME52968Surgery - Cardiac1103

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL JACKSONVILLE100179
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/27/20068/31/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Peripheral vascular disease, coronary artery disease, ischemic cardiomyopathy
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Debridement of sternal wound infection following CABG
Diagnostic Code :429.2
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to appropriately manage post-op bleeding
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Right ruptured ventricle, punctured by sternal bone frament
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
2/21/200816-2008-CA-002330
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval5/2/2008
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Wingard, MD, Joseph T
Memorial Hospital Jacksonville
Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgical Associates
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
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
5/13/2008
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$450,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$9,454
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$557
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$450,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$70,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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