Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ERIN ALBAN, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $495,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201886896
Claim Number : 110674
Date Submitted : 10/31/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
ASCENSION HEALTH ALLIANCE PL/GL SELF-INSURED TRUST Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
36-7046706  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Linda S Zinselmeier
Street Address
11775 Borman Drive
City State Zip
Saint Louis MO 63146
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(314) 733 - 8727     lzinselmeier@ascension.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualErin Alban
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer1824 King Street, Suite 300
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32204Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
1111$10,000,000$10,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
OtherARNP
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ARNP9237678  

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
SAINT VINCENT'S MEDICAL CENTER100040
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/31/20166/9/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was admitted for treatment of atrial fibrillation.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent cardioversion and Sotalol loading during the admission.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff alleged Sotalol loading was managed contrary to the manufacturer's package insert. Specifically, it was alleged that the initial dose of Sotalol was too high and the patient should have been on telemetry for 72 hrs instead of 48 hrs. It was also alleged the patient developed signs/symptoms of an arrhythmia that should have kept the patient in the hospital.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient allegedly died from an arrhythmia shortly after discharge.
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
*NR10/29/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
SIPPENS GROENEWEGEN, ARNE
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
10/24/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$495,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$40,000
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$3,000$0
Wage Loss$817,000$0
Other Expenses$705,000$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $495,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201886897
Claim Number : 110674
Date Submitted : 10/31/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
ASCENSION HEALTH ALLIANCE PL/GL SELF-INSURED TRUST Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
36-7046706  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual lIN   Zinselmeier
Street Address
11775 Borman Drive
City State Zip
Saint Louis MO 63146
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(314) 733 - 8727     lzinselmeier@ascension.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualErin Alban
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer1824 King Street, Suite 300
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32204Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
1111$10,000,000$10,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
OtherARNP
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ARNP9237678  

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
SAINT VINCENT'S MEDICAL CENTER100040
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/31/20166/9/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was admitted for treatment of atrial fibrillation.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent cardioversion and Sotalol loading during the admission.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Plaintiff alleged Sotalol loading was managed contrary to the manufacturer's package insert. Specifically, it was alleged that the initial dose of Sotalol was too high and the patient should have been on telemetry for 72 hrs instead of 48 hrs. It was also alleged the patient developed signs/symptoms of an arrhythmia that should have kept the patient in the hospital.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient allegedly died from an arrhythmia shortly after discharge.
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
*NR10/29/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
SIPPENS GROENEWEGEN, ARNE
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
10/24/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$495,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$40,000
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$3,000$0
Wage Loss$817,000$0
Other Expenses$705,000$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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