Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Victor Alvarado Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2011-CA-016620

Indemnity Paid: $237,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201367975
Claim Number :59189101
Date Submitted :8/14/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PHYSICIANS INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
13-4235490 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBecky Sanders
Street Address
361 E. Hillsboro Blvd.
CityStateZip
Deerfield BeachFL33441
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5610 (954) 788 - 5367bsanders@picinsurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVictor Alvarado
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2160 Whisper Lakes Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32837Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
132164$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME89233Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Patient's Home 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/23/20103/16/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was seeing the insured physician every 30-60 days for chronic pain management related to a lower back injury several years before.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The insured provided the patient with Hydrocodone and Oxycodone for chronic pain management.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Apparent accidental overdose of Hydrocodone, Oxycodone and Benadryl resulted in the patient's death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
2/22/20122011-CA-016620
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange7/17/2013
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
5/21/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$237,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$16,346
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$10,722
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$237,500
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
The insured physician relinquished his medical license.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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