Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Vijaykumar Bhujang Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # A000218-0

Indemnity Paid: $100,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200639104
Claim Number :220582
Date Submitted :1/5/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE)Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
95-3014772 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJosie  Maldonado
Street Address
The Doctors Company, 13450 West Sunrise Blvd., Suite 160
CityStateZip
SunriseFL33323
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 858 - 0202 (954) 838 - 7480JMaldonado@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualVijaykumar Bhujang
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed473 Springlake Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MelbourneFL32940Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CAP-04137$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor Public Psychiatry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME50534Psychiatry - All Other 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSeminole
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherPhysician's Office
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/6/20024/15/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Physical and verbal aggression, non-compliance, property destruction, disruptive behavior, tantrums, lying and stealing.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Improper management of medication.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged improper management of medication.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Seizure disorder/exacerbation of psychiatric condition as a result of prescribing Zyprexa 10mg to a five year old.
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
1/6/2004A000218-0
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange12/29/2005
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
12/24/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$100,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$170,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$60,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$40,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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