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Dr. ISSAM NASR, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. ISSAM NASR, MD
Memorial Medical Parkway, Ste 2815
US

Court Case # 28817984

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201885316
Claim Number : 592220401
Date Submitted : 5/16/2018
 
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
IndividualIssam Nasr
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedMemorial Medical Parkway, Ste 2815
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Palm CoastFL32164Flagler
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
138353$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME109365Gastroenterology - 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
 FFlagler
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
HALIFAX MEDICAL CENTER100017
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/29/20132/5/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
23 year old female patients presented to hospital with chief complaint of abdominal pain on June 27, 2013. She had previously presented to the same hospital in January and was discharged and had been following up with a GI. She was admitted to the hospital for observation and testing.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Numerous tests and studies as well as consults with various consults were obtain during the patient's admission in the hospital. The reporting physician was consulted during her admission. Reporting physician was actually the one who concluded the patient had Takayasu arteritis, an extremely rare condition.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Because of reporting physician's diagnosis, treatment was able to be provided to the patient. Reporting physician continued to care for the patient until July 9th at which time patient was followed by other GI. Patient condition did not improve despite treatment . Patient was eventually transferred to another hospital on July 18th,
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Despite efforts by numerous physicians, patient's condition continued to decline and patient died on July 29th.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/23/201528817984
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Volusia5/7/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Halifax Medical Center
Advanced Gastroenterology Center, PL
BRATU, BEATRICE
Serbu, dan
Hemaidan, Ammar
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
5/14/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$76,430
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$11,434
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$214,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
None- Reporting physician made the diagnosis of a rare condition. Despite appropriate care by reporting physician, patient succumbed to illness
 
Updates
 
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