Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. GHYEATH AYOUBI, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2019-CA-10099

Indemnity Paid: $195,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202091944
Claim Number : 59295301
Date Submitted : 3/27/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PHYSICIANS INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
13-4235490  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual John D King
Street Address
901 south mopac Blvd V ste 400
City State Zip
Austin TX 78746
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(512) 425 - 5940   (512) 328 - 8067 john-king@tmlt.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualGhyeath Ayoubi
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed7364 Stone Rock Circle Ste B
CityStateZip CodeCounty
OrlandoFL32819Orange
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
133182$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME67320Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FOrange
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL - EAST ORLANDO100021
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/27/20176/6/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Decedent presented to reporting physician, who served as her PCP for her physical on February 22, 2017. Prior to her physical, physician ordered labs. The labs showed a very low WBC. Physician had patient repeat the WBC portion of the labs only to ensure the results were not in error
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient competed her repeat WBC on February 10th. The WBC results came back in the low-normal range.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Five days after her physical, patient presented to an urgent care clinic with swelling of her right wrist and bruises on her body. She was referred immediately to the emergency room. Labs were ordered in the ED which showed critical high WBC. A STAT CT scan showed intracranial bleeding resulting in herniation of the brain. It was determined the patient suffered an irreversible brain damage and was pronounced brain dead on February 28th
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death certificate concluded patient died from an intracranial hemorrhage from acute leukemia. It was alleged that reporting physician missed the signs and symptoms of AML, which later progressed into acute symptoms that led to bleeding in the brain. A wrongful death lawsuit was filed by the statutory survivors of the patient and the Estate.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
8/15/20192019-CA-10099
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange3/19/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
3/17/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$195,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$5,113
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$7,524
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$185,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$1,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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