Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Monroe N Benaim Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 50 2004 CA 001931 AJ

Indemnity Paid: $650,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200643158
Claim Number :MB-01-31323
Date Submitted :11/16/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CLARENDON NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-0266645 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancyJThomas
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMonroeNBenaim
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedP. O. Box 3719
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TequestaFL33469Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CMP0009192$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME27660Ophthalmology - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL110403
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/28/200211/18/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Orbital cellulitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged delay in patient being seen by opthalmology consult
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Delay in treatment
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Blindness
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/15/200450 2004 CA 001931 AJ
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach11/15/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Quinonez, Gerardo
Shah, Sheela
Inpatient Services of Florida
Visual Health and Surgical Center
Erogoyen, Peter
Emcare of Florida
Flagler Emergency Physicians
Good Samaritan Medical Center
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
4/14/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$650,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$105,098
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$91,969
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
Unknown
 
Updates
 
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