Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Romulo A Armas Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 6120-04-CA-008-000-1

Indemnity Paid: $850,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M200849832
Claim Number :18769
Date Submitted :8/12/2008
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedPO Box 103578
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600094 03$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME22238Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery73703

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Dog bite wounds
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No iatrogenic injury
Diagnostic Code :429.9
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to prescribe first generation antibiotics
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Bacterial endocarditis
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
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
During appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
Directed verdict for plaintiff. 
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
Financial Information
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$850,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$145,725
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$127,407
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$850,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$238,966$0
Wage Loss$10,265$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
Date of Change:8/12/2008 11:27:07 AM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 06/10/08
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition02-JUN-0810-JUN-08



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