Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Tina M Lam Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 01-2012-CA-003890

Indemnity Paid: $300,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201367829
Claim Number :41277
Date Submitted :8/12/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTinaMLam
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7003 NW 11th Place, Ste. 3
CityStateZip CodeCounty
GainesvilleFL32605Alachua
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1601060 10$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME71145Surgery - General 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MAlachua
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
NORTH FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100204
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/5/20105/11/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Small bowel obstruction with herniation and incarceration of small bowel.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No iatrogenic injury.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Critical diagnostic test result ordered by co-defendant hospitalist was not communicated in a timely fashion to insured who was consulted on the case as to allow for earlier intervention.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Sepsis, ARDS, renal failure.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/1/201201-2012-CA-003890
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Alachua8/8/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Rodriguez, MD, Oswaldo J
Advanced Hospitalists Group
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
7/11/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$300,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$31,728
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$8,934
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$12,226$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:8/12/2013 10:37:07 AM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 08/08/13
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition11-JUL-1308-AUG-13

 

 

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Court Case # 01-07-CA-34035

Indemnity Paid: $215,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200952647
Claim Number :26046
Date Submitted :4/2/2009
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247cwehner@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTinaMLam
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7003 NW 11th Place, Suite 3
CityStateZip CodeCounty
GainesvilleFL32605Alachua
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1601060 05$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME71145Surgery - General 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FAlachua
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
NORTH FLORIDA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100204
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/17/20058/17/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Enlarged right posterior cervical lymph node
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Excisional biopsy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged improper technique resulting in spinal accessory nerve injury
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Spinal accessory nerve injury
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
8/16/200701-07-CA-34035
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Alachua3/3/2009
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
2/12/2009
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$215,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$22,346
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$8,229
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$5,000$210,000
Wage Loss$300$145,000
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:4/2/2009 12:20:26 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 03/03/09
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition12-FEB-0903-MAR-09

 

 

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