Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. BERNARDO ARIAS, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2019-CA-0000548

Indemnity Paid: $20,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201990279
Claim Number : FLO560
Date Submitted : 10/16/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
HEALTHCARE UNDERWRITERS GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
74-3129288  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Maxine A Gutman
Street Address
1250 South Pine Island Road, Suite 300
City State Zip
Plantation FL 33067
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 335 - 8231     mgutman@hugroupinc.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBERNARDO ARIAS
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3191 Harbor Blvd. Suite A
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Port CharlotteFL32952Charlotte
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
674-001$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME65038Psychiatry - Addiction Psychiatry 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FCharlotte
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other LocationRiverside Behavioral Center
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/3/20183/1/2019
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Involuntary admission to Riverside Behavioral Center (Baker Acted)
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged wrongful involuntary in-patient exam (Baker Acted) resulting in loss of liberty, economic damages and extreme emotional and mental distress
Severity Of Injury
Emotional Only - Fright, no physical damage

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
5/22/20192019-CA-0000548
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Charlotte10/2/2019
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
10/11/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$20,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$15,850
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 with insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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