Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. DEON K SUTHERLAND, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. DEON K SUTHERLAND, MD
1451 El Camino Real
US

Court Case # 04-2016-CA-0586

Indemnity Paid: $10,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201883946
Claim Number : 1035011-01
Date Submitted : 8/27/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
35-0506406  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Lynn Louthan
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
City State Zip
Ft Wayne IN 46835
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0778     reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualDeonKSutherland
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1451 El Camino Real
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Lady LakeFL32159Sumter
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
783016$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME89244Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDuval
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
SHANDS HOSPITAL100113
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
6/22/20157/15/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Osteoarthritis, total right knee arthroplasty
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Consulted orthopedic surgeon, initiated transfer
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Failure to appreciate vascular compromise, promptly refer to another facility for a vascular consult
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Right lower extremity vascular occlusion, above knee amputation
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/10/201604-2016-CA-0586
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Bradford12/12/2017
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Starke HMA LLC
DBA Shands Starke Regional Medical Center
Ottey MD, Deron
Ottey Boane and Joint Associates LLC
Advanced care Hospitalists PL
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$10,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$31,824
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$21,722
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
n/a
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:8/27/2018 10:18:26 AM
Reason for Change:ALE UPDATE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel3150831824
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid1497821722

 

 

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