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Dr. CARMEN RAMIREZ, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

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Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. CARMEN RAMIREZ, MD
3228 Pinyon Creek Drive
US

Court Case # 07 16859 DivF

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201057658
Claim Number :35614-02
Date Submitted :6/18/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728[email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCarmen Ramirez
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3228 Pinyon Creek Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BryanTX77807Out of state
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
53853$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME84581Neurology - Including Child - No Surgery80261

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/1/20055/8/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Spina bifida, tethered cord and lipoma, requiring surgical repair.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Insured examined patient and referred him to a neuro surgeon.Referral physician didn't treat spina bifida.Delay in finding appropriate neuro surgeon.Alleged delay contributed to incontinence and lower extremity weakness.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Loss of ambulation due to leg weakness, neurogenic bladder and bowel.
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
1/8/200807 16859 DivF
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough5/25/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
DiGeronimo, M.D., Thomas
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
5/25/2010
 
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$20,932
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$23,248
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
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