Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Robert L Hartzell Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # H27-CA2002-1328-DM

Indemnity Paid: $245,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537984
Claim Number :A01-25212-99
Date Submitted :11/4/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCheriMMontague
Street Address
1000 Riverside Drive, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423043(904) 358 - 6728montague@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRobertLHartzell
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4107 Daisy Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Spring HillFL34607Hernando
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
16212$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME53790Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery80239

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHernando
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SPRING HILL REGIONAL HOSPITAL111525
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/13/199912/14/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
14 year old with history of Crohns was admitted with abdominal pain, nausea, vomitting and marked weakness.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient developed hemiparesis and neuro consult was ordered.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death secondary to CVA.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/5/2002H27-CA2002-1328-DM
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hernando10/11/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Mwaisela, M.D., Francis
Spring Hill 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
10/11/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$245,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$49,703
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$28,814
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$245,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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