Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. CATHERINE E ALIA-HARDING, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $12,500.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201990680
Claim Number : clw0002394
Date Submitted : 11/21/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
NORCAL MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
94-2301054  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Diane M McNab
Street Address
5555 Gate Parkway, Suite 150
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 439 - 0580     dmcnab@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCatherineEAlia-Harding
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed103 South Boulevard
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TampaFL33606Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
801924E$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Licensed Practical Nurse 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ARNP1128152Geriatrics - Minor Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
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
Other Hospital/InstitutionSoHo Wellness
Name of InstitutionCode
45TH STREET MENTAL HEALTH CENTER104008
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Otherphysician office
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/21/20189/12/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient presented to the doctors office to have skin treatment performed.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The patient consented in having skin treatment to her face by the use of intensive pulse light.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis. The patient was not satisfied with the results of her initial treatment with intensive pulse light therapy. As such, she returned one month later to have additional treatment performed. This provider applied some numbing cream to test a spot on the patient's face because she intended to use higher energy and wanted to be sure that the patient would tolerate it. A second treatment was provided with satisfactory result.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The patient alleged to have a burn scar on her face.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage. Recovery delayed.

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
*NR10/14/2019
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Settlement Reached Prior to Pre-Suit Period
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
10/28/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$12,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
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
Insured conferenced and met with attorney and claims specialist
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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