Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Ziad T Awad Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 2009-CA-014534

Indemnity Paid: $75,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201057724
Claim Number :06J31583PL
Date Submitted :6/28/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Univ of FL JHMHC/Jacksonville Self Insurance ProgPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59730209 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDanelleHTowater
Street Address
3450 Hull Road, Ste 4358
CityStateZip
GainesvilleFL32611-2735
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(352) 273 - 7006 (352) 273 - 7287towatdt@shands.ufl.edu
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualZiadTAwad
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer655 W 8th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32209Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
UFBOT06J$200,000*NR
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME95787Surgery - General 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER (DUVAL)100001
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/6/20076/22/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Obstructive colon mass
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Surgical laparoscopy, laparoscopic colonic mobilization and intraoperative colonoscopy
Diagnostic Code :560.9
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to independently confirm diagnosis of colon cancer on patient referred from another physician for surgery
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged medically unnecessary surgery on patient with multiple comorbidities, resulting in post surgery complications and contributing to ultimate death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/6/20092009-CA-014534
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Duval6/28/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Shands Jacksonville Medical Center
University of Florida Board of Trustees
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
6/28/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$75,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$28,212
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,694
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
Assessment of treatment with physician
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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