Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ANAIS CORTES, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. ANAIS CORTES, MD
7100 W. 20th Avenue Suite G126
US

Court Case # 15-029532 CA 09

Indemnity Paid: $25,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202092108
Claim Number : F15-0018-A-14
Date Submitted : 4/5/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
FD INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
20-3704679  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Jessica   Lance
Street Address
P.O. Box 2080
City State Zip
Mechanicsburg PA 17055
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 309 - 8129     jlance@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualANAIS CORTES
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7100 West 20th Avenue Ste G 126
CityStateZip CodeCounty
HialeahFL33016Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MG000695$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME93013Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDesoto
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMETTO GENERAL HOSPITAL100187
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/26/20141/21/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Heart attack
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Admitted patient and ordered cardiology & GI consult
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
no misdiagnosis made
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
12/23/201515-029532 CA 09
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade4/5/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Inpatient Healthcare Group
Chaudry , Abid
Paragon Contracting Services
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
7/18/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$25,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$129,134
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
Discussed case and circumstances with insured. Risk management notified
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

Court Case # 2018-012233-CA-01

Indemnity Paid: $10,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201989035
Claim Number : 2017FL234
Date Submitted : 6/11/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PHYSICIANS CASUALTY RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
27-3867083  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Jody   Schwahn
Street Address
611 Druid Road E, Suite 512
City State Zip
Clearwater FL 33756
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(727) 581 - 6400 6400   jschwahn@physicianscasualty.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAnais Cortes
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7100 W. 20th Avenue Suite G126
CityStateZip CodeCounty
HIaleahFL33016Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PCX-2016-1312$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME93013Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
NORTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER100189
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/8/20166/21/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient was admitted to the hospital from the Turner Knight Correctional Center due to chest pain on 9/8/19.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The insured was the attending physician and ordered several consults for the patient including cardiology, psychiatry and neurology.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
During the course of the hospitalization, on the day of transfer, the patient suffered a head injury either due from an attempt to throw himself out a window or due to tripping and falling over shackles with which he was bound. A CT scan was ordered by the insured showing a subdural hematoma and subarachnoid hemorrhage and transferred to ICU.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/16/20182018-012233-CA-01
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade6/10/2019
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Popa-Radu, Matei
Pazos, Victor
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
5/28/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$10,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$15,076
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$13,786
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
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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