Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ALBERTO I ALZATE, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 04-2018-CA-0535

Indemnity Paid: $400,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202092861
Claim Number : SGI-18-402426
Date Submitted : 6/24/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
HUDSON EXCESS INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
45-5271776  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual alberto   alzate
Street Address
55 Ovalo Ct
City State Zip
Saint Agustine FL 32095
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 710 - 2580     alzal@hotmail.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualalbertoIalzate
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed922 E Call St
CityStateZip CodeCounty
StarkeFL32091Bradford
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HFF020877-1709$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME81335Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBradford
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
SHANDS HOSPITAL100113
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/24/201711/20/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Group B meningitis.Sepsis.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
no procedures.
Diagnostic Code :B95.1 A40.
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
group B strep meningitis.meningitissepsis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
group B meningitis
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/20/201804-2018-CA-0535
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bradford4/21/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Settlement Reached Prior to Pre-Suit Period
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
5/29/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$400,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
CME in Sepsis and Meningitis in neonates and children.Medical documentation review.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

Court Case # 042018CA0535

Indemnity Paid: $400,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202093057
Claim Number : SGI-18-402426
Date Submitted : 7/21/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
SCHUMACHER GROUP Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
72-138302  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kathy A Stockton
Street Address
1900 W. LOOP S., STE. 1500
City State Zip
Houston TX 77027
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 2404   (713) 461 - 8130 kathy_stockton@westernlitigation.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualALBERTOIALZATE
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer922 E CALL ST.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
STARKEFL32091Bradford
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
CMI AE 1791945$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME81335Family Physicians or General Practitioners - Minor Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBradford
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other Hospital/InstitutionSHANDS STARKE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherER
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/24/20178/6/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
GROUP B STREP MENINGITIS
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
SEEN IN ER
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
FAILURE TO PROPERLY DIAGNOSE AND TREAT
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
HYPOXIC BRAIN INJURY AND DEATH
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/21/2018042018CA0535
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bradford7/21/2020
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 subject to arbitration, but settlement reached in lieu of award.
Date of Payment
5/29/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$400,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$43,501
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$9,796
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
UNKNOWN
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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