Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. JON SWEET, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. JON SWEET, MD
661 E. Altamonte Drive, Suite 318
US

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $650,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201887092
Claim Number : PLFHMGO095368
Date Submitted : 11/20/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Florida Physicians Medical Group Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
59-3214635 800014080
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Linda   Boelke
Street Address
900 Hope Way
City State Zip
Altamonte Springs FL 32714
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 357 - 1313     linda.boelke@ahss.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJon Sweet
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer4090 Bermuda Grove
CityStateZip CodeCounty
LongwoodFL32779Seminole
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
8258 -2018 $1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME64008Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
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 (ORLANDO)100007
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherPhysician Practice
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/16/20165/9/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Ovarian mass.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Failure to treat.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Involved was the alleged negligent failure to properly treat and address the female patient's complex ovarian mass which resulted in the cancerous tumor's spillage and spread throughout her abdomen and its permanent sequelae.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Major - Burns, surgical material left, drug side effect, brain damage. Recovery delayed.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR10/23/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Hospital Medical Group
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
10/23/2018
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$650,000
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$0$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
N/A
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

Court Case # 02-CA-4438-0-35

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200534319
Claim Number :B02-25417-00
Date Submitted :2/9/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCheriMMontague
Street Address
1000 Riverside Drive, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423043(904) 358 - 6728montague@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJonFSweet
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed661 E. Altamonte Drive, Suite 318
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Altamonte SpringsFL32701Seminole
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
42066$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME64008Surgery - Obstetrics - Gynecology80153

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSeminole
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
FLORIDA HOSPITAL - ALTAMONTE120004
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/25/20001/25/2002
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Clear cell adenocarcinoma.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Exploratory laparatomy with abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Initial diagnosis was papillary serous adenocarcinoma but later it was determined to be clear cell adenocarcinoma.
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
5/13/200202-CA-4438-0-35
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Orange1/14/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Guindi, Sweet, Goss & Parker, P.A.
d/b/a Advanced Women's Health Specialists
Castillo, MD, Raul C
Andersen, MD, Bruce
Moroose Reynolds & Castillo, P.A.
Central Florida Pathology Assoc., P.A.
Adventist Health Sunbelt Inc.
d/b/a Florida Hospital Altamonte
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
1/14/2005
 
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$33,264
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$39,505
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$250,000
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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