Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. FERNANDO ALVARADO, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2014-CA-010568

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201783590
Claim Number : 57666
Date Submitted : 11/6/2017
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
58-1449198  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity MAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
City State Zip
Orlando FL 32819
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813   (407) 370 - 2247 ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualFernando Alvarado
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed685 Palm Springs Dr., 2-A
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Altamonte SpringsFL32701Seminole
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 0103012 19$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME79452Infectious Diseases - Minor Surgery 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MSeminole
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
CENTRAL FLORIDA REGIONAL HOSPITAL (SANFORD)100161
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/17/20145/13/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Quadriplegia and ventilator dependent following cervical spine fusion by another physician
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Cervical spine fusion
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to sufficiently treat patient and order emergency neurosurgery consult
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Quadriplegia; elected termination of supportive care
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/3/20162014-CA-010568
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach10/5/2017
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Katzman, MD, Scott
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
No Payment Made
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?No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$22,237
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$6,181
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$250,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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