Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Richard M Cowin Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 071205CAB

Indemnity Paid: $592,724.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200952695
Claim Number :06PMF100030
Date Submitted :2/27/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CAMPMED CASUALTY & INDEMNITY COMPANY, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-1827116 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancyLPowell
Street Address
111 Berry St SE
CityStateZip
ViennaVA22180
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 831 - 9506803(703) 242 - 3815npowell@thecampaniagroup.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRichardMCowin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed10900 SE 174 St.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SummerfieldFL34491Marion
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
26PMAF1000.0024$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Podiatric Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
PO1295  

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MMarion
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Special Procedure Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/28/20041/30/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
right heel spur
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
retrocaneal exostectomy right foot
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Postoperative infection led to osteomyelitis which required additional surgeries, removal of part of the bone and foot pain
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/16/2007071205CAB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Marion2/2/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After arbitration is initiated or prior to suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Disposed of by Arbitration
Court DecisionOther
OtherArbitration award
Arbitration
Award for plaintiff.
Date of Payment
2/2/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$592,724
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$373,830
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$527,500
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$65,224$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Insured is not practicing podiatry. He has taken risk management seminars.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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Court Case # 08-CA-003796

Indemnity Paid: $406,250.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200954813
Claim Number :06PMF100039
Date Submitted :9/8/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CAMPMED CASUALTY & INDEMNITY COMPANY, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-1827116 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancyLPowell
Street Address
111 Berry St SE
CityStateZip
ViennaVA22180
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 831 - 9506803(703) 242 - 3815npowell@thecampaniagroup.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRichardMCowin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed10900 SE 174th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SummerfieldFL34491Marion
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
26PMAF1000.0024$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Podiatric Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
PO1295  

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FMarion
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherAdvanced Surgery Center
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/17/20051/9/2008
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
callous/lesion on plantar surface of left foot
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
tibial and fibular planing, left foot and excision of porokeratotic lesion, plantar surface of left foot sub 1st metatarsal
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
infection
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/9/200808-CA-003796
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Marion8/7/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Richard M. Cowin DPM, 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
8/7/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$406,250
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$186,830
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
Insured is no longer practicing podiatry. Nonetheless, insured has taken continuing education courses.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:9/8/2009 2:23:38 PM
Reason for Change:Incorrect Insured name entered initially
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Name of InstitutionN/A
Insured Zip Code2218034491
Insured Address CityViennaSummerfield
Insured Middle InitialLM
Insured First NameNancyRichard
Insured Address State CodeVAFL
Insured Address Street111 Berry St SE10900 SE 174th Street
Insured Last NamePowellCowin
Insured License NumberPO1295

 

 

*NR:Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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