Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ronald S Sills Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 05-2003 CA 07 044050

Indemnity Paid: $700,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200747325
Claim Number :MM 229827
Date Submitted :10/12/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
EVANSTON INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-2950161 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualLindaMMurray
Street Address
Ten Parkway North, Suite 100
CityStateZip
DeerfieldIL60015
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(847) 527 - 6082 (847) 572 - 6338murray@markelcorp.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonaldSSills
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1712 University Lane, Suite 308
CityStateZip CodeCounty
CocoaFL32922Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MM-804650$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58336Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBrevard
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
HOLMES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100019
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/2/20021/6/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff came to ER with complaints of crampy abdominal pain and diarrhea for five days.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Insured physician ordered initial lab tests that included a CBC, CMP, urinalysis and fecal leukocytes and parasites.A CT Scan of the abdomen and the pelvis with contrast was ordered, IV hydration was begun.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff had a perforated colon
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiff died.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/5/200305-2003 CA 07 044050
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Brevard10/11/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within 90 days of suit being filed.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
10/10/2007
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$700,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$245,514
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$24,975
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$530,000
Deductible$5,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$45,000$0
Wage Loss$125,000$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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