Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ramona Arias Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 522006CA-003192 CI

Indemnity Paid: $60,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200848188
Claim Number :142246
Date Submitted :10/8/2008
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityProNational Insurance Company
Street Address
13919 Carrollwood Village Run
CityStateZip
TampaFL33618-2746
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(813) 969 - 2010 (813) 969 - 2120SNorris@ProAssurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRamona Arias
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4880 49 Street North
CityStateZip CodeCounty
St. PetersburgFL33709Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP37914$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47231Nephrology - No Surgery00000

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL100238
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/28/20041/31/2006
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Stroke with right sided hemiparesis and slurring of speech.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No misdiagnosis.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff alleges insured failed to recognize impending stroke and order TPA in a timely fashion.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Permanent aphasia and hemiparesis.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/8/2006522006CA-003192 CI
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas12/13/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ramona Arias, M.D., P.A.
Leonhardt, Tracie
Depauw, Michael
Emcare Physician's Providers, Inc.
Galencare, Inc. d/b/a Northside Hospital
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
12/14/2007
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$60,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$42,737
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$20,318
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$60,000
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 has discussed case with insurance company personnel, medical experts and defense counsel.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:10/8/2008 10:27:05 AM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect additional legal fees and expenses paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel4096942737
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid2022520318

 

 

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