Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Wayne S Blocker Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 13-CA-010370

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201470086
Claim Number :172922
Date Submitted :6/6/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
38-2317569 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualMichelle Brown
Street Address
100 Brookwood Place
CityStateZip
BirminghamAL35209
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(205) 802 - 4754  mibrown@proassurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualWayneSBlocker
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed407 North Parsons Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BrandonFL33510Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP40236$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME25645Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BRANDON REGIONAL HOSPITAL100243
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Labor and Delivery Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/21/20098/10/2011
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiffs allege Dr. Blocker was negligent in the delivery of newborn resulting in cerebral palsy.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Plaintiffs allege Dr. Blocker was negligent in the delivery of newborn resulting in cerebral palsy.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiffs allege Dr. Blocker was negligent in the delivery of newborn resulting in cerebral palsy.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/9/201313-CA-010370
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough3/11/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Brandon Regional Hospital
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
3/12/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$34,617
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$8,545
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$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Insured discussed case with defense counsel, insurance personnel, and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/6/2014 4:54:11 PM
Reason for Change:updated
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel2808434617
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid59828545

 

 

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

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