Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JAIME ALTAMIRANO-SALAZAR, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $93,750.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201780923
Claim Number : 158414-2
Date Submitted : 12/21/2017
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
HEALTH CARE INDEMNITY, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
61-0904881  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Teresa   Ross
Street Address
One Park Plaza P.O. Box 555
City State Zip
Nashville TN 37202
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 5804     Teresa.Ross@HCAHealthcare.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJaime Altamirano-Salazar
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed11760 SW 40th Street Suite 335
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MiamiFL33175Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HCI-10116$250,000*NR
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME45612Surgery - Cardiovascular Disease01

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
COLUMBIA KENDALL MEDICAL CENTER100209
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/21/20166/7/2016
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Cardiac arrest.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Allege delay in performing a cardiology consult &then performing a cardiac catheterization resulted in death.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR1/9/2017
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
1/4/2017
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$93,750
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,609
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$3,545
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$87,500
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$20,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$5,000$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of policies and procedures.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:12/21/2017 1:22:03 PM
Reason for Change:Additional LAE payments made.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel77868609
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid27433545

 

 

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

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