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Dr. BARRY J KAPLAN, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

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Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. BARRY J KAPLAN, MD
1195 SW 37th Place Road
US

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $75,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202091374
Claim Number : 168657
Date Submitted : 2/7/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
HEALTH CARE INDEMNITY, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
61-0904881  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Christina J Stoker
Street Address
2515 PARK PLAZA, BLDG 2-3E
City State Zip
Nashville TN 37203
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 1779   (866) 715 - 7235 [email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBARRYJKAPLAN
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed9430 TURKEY LAKE RD #110
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ORLANDOFL32819Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HCI-10117$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME39330Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MMarion
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MARION COMMUNITY HOSPITAL100212
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/1/20178/6/2019
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
HISTORY OF LOW BACK PAIN SINCE 1988, CONSTANT BACK PAIN W/ACTIVITY, CONSTANT BILATERAL LOWER EXTREMITY PAIN.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
UNDERWENT L5-S1 POSTERIOR LUMBAR INTERBODY FUSION.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
ALLEGED FOOT DROP AFTER SPINAL SURGERY.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

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
*NR1/23/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
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
1/15/2020
 
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$12,786
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,188
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$25,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$25,000$0
Wage Loss$10,000$0
Other Expenses$15,000$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
REFERRED TO RISK MANAGEMENT.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201885600
Claim Number : 2017-CA-000758
Date Submitted : 6/13/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Kaplan, Barry Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
14-0509676 ME39330
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Barry   Kaplan
Street Address
1195 SW 37th Place Road
City State Zip
Ocala FL 34471
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(352) 629 - 1747     [email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBarry Kaplan
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer1195 SW 37th Place Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OcalaFL34471Marion
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
140509676$250,000$250,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME39330Surgery - Neurology - Including Child 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MMarion
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
MARION SURGERY CENTER LLC14960824
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/11/20159/28/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Severe neck pain secondary to motor vehicle accident and herniation of a disc at C5-6.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Post-surgical complication involving dislodgment of the plastic disc replacement in a retrovulsion direction such that it caused permanent spinal cord damage and rendered him a complete quadriplegic
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
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Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Quadriplegia
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
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR5/17/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ocala Neurosurgical Center, P.A.
Marion Surgery Center
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
OtherReleased by Plaintiff
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$250,000
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
Legal liability, alleged negligence, injuries and damages are disputed and denied
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

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