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Dr. FREDERICK SHERMAN, MD
5511 S CONGRESS AVE STE 105
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Court Case # 2003 CA 007367 AB

Indemnity Paid: $37,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535149
Claim Number :50233
Date Submitted :5/9/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN HEALTHCARE INDEMNITY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-2048400 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTerry MBinns
Street Address
1888 Century Park East, Suite 800
CityStateZip
Los AngelesCA90067
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(310) 556 - 7488 (310) 556 - 7400[email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualFrederick Sherman
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5511 S CONGRESS AVE STE 105
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ATLANTISFL33462Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
60549$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME67937Surgery - Gastroenterology00000

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/4/20016/27/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
GERD (Gastroesophageal reflex disease) leading to cardiac infiltrating signet ring adenocarcinoma.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Resection of GI & esophageal cancer.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose the cancer. (Insured was a consultant only x1 and sent report of his findings to treating MD.)
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/22/20032003 CA 007367 AB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach4/7/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Stechschulte, DO, William J
Royal Palm Medical Center
Merzer & Faintuch, P.A.
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
4/11/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$37,500
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$250,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Interviews with investigator and defense counsel, answer interrogatories, deposition, review expert opinions.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 2003 CA 007367 AB

Indemnity Paid: $37,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200535151
Claim Number :502233
Date Submitted :5/10/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AMERICAN HEALTHCARE INDEMNITY COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-2048400 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTerry MBinns
Street Address
1888 Century Park East, Suite 800
CityStateZip
Los AngelesCA90067
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(310) 556 - 7488 (310) 556 - 7400[email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualFrederick Sherman
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5511 S CONGRESS AVE STE 105
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ATLANTISFL33462Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
60549$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME67937Surgery - Gastroenterology00000

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
1/4/20016/27/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
GERD (Gastroesophageal reflex disease) leading to cardiac infiltrating signet ring adenocarcinoma.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Resection of GI & esophageal cancer.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose the cancer. (Insured was a consultant only x1 and sent report of his findings to treating MD.)
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/22/20032003 CA 007367 AB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach4/7/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Stechschulte, DO, William J
Royal Palm Medical Center
Merzer & Faintuch, P.A.
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
4/11/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$37,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$31,628
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$10,789
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
Interviews with investigator and defense counsel, answer interrogatories, deposition, review expert opinions.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # CA003316

Indemnity Paid: $25,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201058697
Claim Number :33330-02
Date Submitted :10/1/2010
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728[email protected]
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualFrederick Sherman
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5511 South Congress Avenue, Ste 105
CityStateZip CodeCounty
AtlantisFL33462Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
99127$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME67937Gastroenterology - Minor Surgery80274

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MBroward
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
Holy Cross Hospital100073
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/23/200411/1/2005
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Severe ulcerative colitis.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Disputed allegation of improper discharge from hospital, resulting in GI bleed and toxic megacolon.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/4/2006CA003316
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach9/10/2010
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Merzer, M.D., Richard
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
9/10/2010
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$25,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$78,916
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$15,812
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$25,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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