Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ERIC ADDO, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $375,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201989467
Claim Number : cla0465450
Date Submitted : 7/30/2019
 
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 33496
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 439 - 0580     dmcnab@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualEric Addo
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed622 W. 168th Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
New YorkNY10032Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
716171N$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME121391Radiology - therapeutic - 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
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
TAMPA GENERAL HOSPITAL100128
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/10/201712/19/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
The patient had been airlifted and transported from a community based hospital to a trauma unit with a suspected diagnosis of subarachanoid hemorrhage.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The patient underwent a CT Angiogram and CT Venogram of the Head. It was alleged that this provider, a resident at the time, and his supervising physician misinterpreted the CT Venogram.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
The allegation consisted of the failure to properly interpret a CT Venogram resulting in the delay and treatment of a cerebral venous thrombosis.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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
*NR7/2/2019
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
7/9/2019
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$375,000
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
This claim was settled between the parties prior to a pre-suit period. The insured met with defense counsel and claims specialist.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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