Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ramiro J Abaunza Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 01-23370 CA 32

Indemnity Paid: $40,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200538113
Claim Number :32872
Date Submitted :11/8/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN EQUITY INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
86-0703220 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualPatriciaWThomas
Street Address
3097 Satellite Blvd., Bldg. 700
CityStateZip
DuluthGA30096
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(770) 497 - 5365 (770) 263 - 4675pthomas@stpaultravelers.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRamiroJAbaunza
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2500 SW 107th Avenue, Suite 39
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33165Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MWP0000008$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME38829Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMETTO GENERAL HOSPITAL100187
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/1/19997/10/2000
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Hysterectomy
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Total hysterectomy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis.Alleged failure to recognize infection and describe appropriate antibiotics after surgery.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Infection
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage.Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/9/200101-23370 CA 32
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade7/30/2002
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Prats Jr MD, Rafael
Rafael Prats Jr MD and Associaetes 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
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
7/30/2002
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$40,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$19,769
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
Not Applicable
 
Updates
 
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