Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Patricia Anastasio Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 502007CA020394

Indemnity Paid: $49,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200953941
Claim Number :149668
Date Submitted :3/8/2011
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMaria Gonzalez
Street Address
2801 SW 149th Avenue, Suite 200
CityStateZip
MiramarFL33027
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 602 - 5834  mgonzalez@pronational.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualPatricia Anastasio
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5458 Town Center Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Boca RatonFL33433Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP41516$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME68591Pediatrics - No Surgery0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/4/20047/11/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Cholesteatoma in the right ear.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
There was no operation performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to timely refer a noncompliant patient to an ENT.
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
12/12/2007502007CA020394
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach5/21/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Sheinker, Melissa
Luchtan, Alberto
Boca Pediatrics Group, PA
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
OtherAt mediation
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$49,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,729
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,658
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$49,000
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 claim with insurance personnel and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:5/6/2010 9:31:01 AM
Reason for Change:Additional expenses incurred before file closed.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid21682658
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel69988715
 
Date of Change:3/8/2011 10:35:45 AM
Reason for Change:Additional legal fees paid after file closed.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel87158729

 

 

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