Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Roberto Arce Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 02-17949 CA05

Indemnity Paid: $1,588,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200639506
Claim Number :E30263
Date Submitted :10/20/2006
 
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
IndividualRoberto Arce
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed11020 N. Kendall Drive, Suite 102-C
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33176Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PNFL-0009825-02$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME42856Cardiovascular Disease - Minor Surgery0

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
COLUMBIA KENDALL MEDICAL CENTER100209
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/14/20016/7/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Atrial fibrillation.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Anticoagulation
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis made.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Hemorrhagic stroke.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
7/15/200202-17949 CA05
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade1/27/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Columbia Kendall Medical Center
Xiques, Sergio J
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After notice of appeal is filed or post judgment relief of action is required for recovery.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the plaintiff. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
1/16/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$1,588,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$123,790
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$95,807
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$1,588,000
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:5/23/2006 3:10:52 PM
Reason for Change:Additional expenses were submitted after 02/15/06, thus "Loss Adjust Expenses Paid to Defense Counsel" increased to $123,790 and "All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid" increased to $95,743.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid6891995743
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel115464123790
 
Date of Change:10/20/2006 10:00:15 AM
Reason for Change:"Other Loss Adjustment" has increased due to additional invoices being paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid9574395807

 

 

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