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
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBecky Sanders
Street Address
361 E. Hillsboro Blvd.
Deerfield BeachFL33441
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5610 (954) 788 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVictor Alvarado
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2160 Whisper Lakes Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
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
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
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
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
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
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. 
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
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
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.
No updates found.



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