Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ALFRED ASANTE-KORANG, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2016CA006730

Indemnity Paid: $1,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202092722
Claim Number : PMG-14-AO-266546
Date Submitted : 6/11/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Pediatrix Medical Group Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
99-9999999  
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
IndividualALFRED ASANTE-KORANG
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer5709 TBC BLVD.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
LUTZFL33558Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PHY-0628-14$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME71301Pediatrics - 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
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ALL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL100250
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherER
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/23/20146/12/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
POST HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT EXPERIENCED BLEEDING EPISODE
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
WORK UP WAS DONE.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
FAILURE TO TREAT
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
HYPOXIC EVENT AND NEUROLOGICAL INJURY
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/23/20162016CA006730
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas6/11/2020
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 not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
4/16/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$1,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$112,397
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$56,206
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.

 

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $125,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202092429
Claim Number : 142340
Date Submitted : 5/11/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
COVERYS SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
47-2600307  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual David W Lindquist
Street Address
One Financial Center
City State Zip
Boston MA 02111
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(617) 428 - 9838     dlindquist@coverys.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAlfred Asante-Korang
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensedc/o Mednax Services Inc., an dAdministrative Services COmpant, 1301 Concord Terr
CityStateZip CodeCounty
SunriseFL33323Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
5-10055$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME71301Pediatrics - 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
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ALL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL100250
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/4/20142/24/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Heart transplant patient
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged failure to recognize signs of coronary artery vasculopathy
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to recognize signs of coronary artery vasculopathy in heart transplant patient resulting in cardiac arrest 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
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR5/4/2020
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 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$125,000
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
Settled for $125,000. Birthdate of patient not known to insurer, as this was not a suit.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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