Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ronald Heromin Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2003-CA-18614 NC

Indemnity Paid: $275,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200640428
Claim Number :125554
Date Submitted :2/2/2007
 
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
IndividualRonaldJHeromin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed779 Medical Drive, Suite 7
CityStateZip CodeCounty
EnglewoodFL34223Sarasota
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP37957$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47301Surgery - Orthopedic00000

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSarasota
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY HOSPITAL110004
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/23/20019/15/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient presented to Dr. Heromin with a two week history of hip, groin and interior thigh pain.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent in situ pinning of a right hip subcapital femoral neck fracture.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiffs allege Dr. Heromin misdiagnosed a hip fracture.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiffs allege Dr. Heromin's initial surgery was unnecessary which r esulted in 4 subsequent hip surgeries.
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
1/7/20042003-CA-18614 NC
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sarasota4/20/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ronald J. Heromin, M.D., P.A.
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
4/25/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$275,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$83,725
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$49,602
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 has discussed case with insurance company personnel, medical experts and defense counsel.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:2/2/2007 2:52:05 PM
Reason for Change:Update to reflect additional expenses paid.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel7807283725
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid4285649602

 

 

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Court Case # 06CA11148SC

Indemnity Paid: $75,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200953180
Claim Number :100-103-496
Date Submitted :4/10/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CARE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-2395338 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDavid Prisco
Street Address
285 Cozzins Street
CityStateZip
ColumbusOH43215
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(614) 220 - 92289228(614) 224 - 0732david.prisco@avalonclaims.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonaldJHeromin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed779 Medical Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
EnglewoodFL34223Sarasota
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PPL090604700432$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47301Surgery - Orthopedic 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSarasota
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY HOSPITAL110004
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/4/20048/15/2006
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Lateral x-rays shows the poly malrotated 180 degrees.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Bilateral total knee arthroplasty performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
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Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Dr. Noah performed a revision arthroplasty of left knee. Left peroneal & posterior tibial nerve damage.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/19/200606CA11148SC
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sarasota2/25/2009
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
2/25/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$75,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$76,522
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$76,522$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Policy is in place.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 2010CA000826NC

Indemnity Paid: $37,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201263762
Claim Number :GC100-108-55a2007177
Date Submitted :5/2/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CARE RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC.Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-2395338 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCassie Gavalas
Street Address
285 Cozzins Street
CityStateZip
ColumbusOH43215
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(614) 220 - 9232  cassie.gavalas@avalonclaims.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonald Heromin
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed779 Medical Drive, Suite 7
CityStateZip CodeCounty
EnglewoodFL34223Sarasota
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PPLR090704700432$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME47301Surgery - Orthopedic 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSarasota
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY HOSPITAL110004
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/26/20079/21/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Chronic shoulder pain.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Arthroscopy of shoulder due to chronic debilitating impingement syndrome.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Shoulder pain.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/26/20102010CA000826NC
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Sarasota11/21/2011
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
11/21/2011
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$37,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
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
Policy in place.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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