Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Thomas R Austgen Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2012-CA-003051

Indemnity Paid: $70,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201367352
Claim Number :5148739-01
Date Submitted :1/27/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE)Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
35-0506406 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSusanKSpielman
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
CityStateZip
Fort WayneIN46835
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0340  reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualThomasRAustgen
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1370 13th Ave South, Ste 116
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32250Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
607910$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME95091Surgery - General 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER - BEACHES100117
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/10/20091/3/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Abdominal pain diagnosed as appendicitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Laparoscopic appendectomy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Improper placement of surgical clips
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Injury to lateral cutaneous sensory nerves
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
3/20/20122012-CA-003051
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval5/28/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
North Florida Surgeons PA
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
5/28/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$70,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$58,795
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$58,472
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$45,000
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
N/A
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:9/23/2013 3:43:29 PM
Reason for Change:Update ALE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid1683431158
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel3145445200
 
Date of Change:1/27/2014 4:18:41 PM
Reason for Change:ALE UPDATE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid3115858472
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel4520058795

 

 

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