Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Jorge L Acosta, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 15-CA-007716

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201885483
Claim Number : 202593
Date Submitted : 9/26/2018
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PROASSURANCE INDEMNITY COMPANY, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
63-0720042  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Denise   Stokes
Street Address
100 Brookwood Place
City State Zip
Birmingham AL 35209
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(205) 802 - 4790   (205) 802 - 4710 claimscompliancereporting@proassurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJorgeLAcosta
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed106 Edmonton Lane
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BrandonFL33511Hillsborough
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP94757$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME45163Anesthesiology - All Other 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FHillsborough
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BRANDON REGIONAL HOSPITAL100243
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/27/20143/24/2015
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Insertion of single chamber power port for chemo for breast cancer
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Upon induction of MAC anesthesia, the patient arrested
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
9/1/201515-CA-007716
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough6/7/2018
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Greater Florida Anesthesiologists
Thakkar, Darshan
Galencare Inc d/b/a Brandon Regional Hospital
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
Dropped before Action Filed
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$16,026
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$5,775
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
Insured discussed case with defense counsel, insurance personnel, and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:6/13/2018 4:36:18 PM
Reason for Change:updated alae
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid021376
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel015601
 
Date of Change:6/14/2018 11:50:40 AM
Reason for Change:CORRECTED ALAE
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid213765775
 
Date of Change:8/3/2018 2:35:13 PM
Reason for Change:updated alae
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel1560116026

 

 

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