Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. BRUCE BRIDEWELL, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. BRUCE BRIDEWELL, MD
3501 Health Center Blvd.
US

Court Case # 10-CA-000924

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201059294
Claim Number :30312
Date Submitted :1/31/2011
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
58-1449198 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeEntity Name
EntityMAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
CityStateZip
OrlandoFL32819
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813 (407) 370 - 2247ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualBruce Bridewell
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3501 Health Center Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Bonita SpringsFL34135Lee
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1601597 05$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME51156Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FLee
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/1/20073/31/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Breast cancer
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Breast exam
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose breast cancer
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Breast cancer
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/1/201010-CA-000924
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Lee1/4/2011
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Tucker, MD, Michael
Lee Memorial Health System
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
11/15/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$49,700
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$10,900
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$50,000$0
Wage Loss$50,000$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:1/31/2011 2:47:37 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 01/04/11
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition15-NOV-1004-JAN-11

 

 

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