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Dr. JOSE SANTEIRO, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. JOSE SANTEIRO, MD
13615 SE HIGHWAY 70
US

Court Case # 2-13-CV-735-FtM-CM

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201576197
Claim Number : SM269699
Date Submitted : 10/28/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MARKEL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
36-3101262  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Dion L Bradford
Street Address
4600 Cox Road
City State Zip
Glen Allen VA 23060
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(804) 217 - 8816   (855) 662 - 7535 dbradford@markelcorp.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJOSE SANTEIRO
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed13615 SE HIGHWAY 70
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ARCADIAFL34266Desoto
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
SM896570$3,000,000$10,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor Public Psychiatry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME69516Psychiatry - All Other 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDesoto
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Prison 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
OtherPRISONER'S CELL
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/9/20132/5/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
MENTAL HEALTH AND SUICIDE ATTEMPTS
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
ON APRIL 9, 2013, THE PLAINTIFF CLAIMS HE WAS BEING PLACED INTO ADMINISTRATIVE CONFINEMENT WHEN HE DECLARED A PSYCHOLOGICAL EMERGENCY. DR. SANTEIRO INDICATED THAT THE INCARCERATED PATIENT COULD BE TAKEN ADMINISTRATIVE CONFINEMENT INSTEAD OF SHOS CELL. HE WAS ESCORTED TO THE CONFINEMENT BLDG ORDERED TO SHOWER UNDER SUPERVISION. HIS HAND RESTRAINT WAS REMOVED AND THE PLAINTIFF ATTEMPTED TO HANG HIMSELF FROM THE WHILE IN THE SHOWER. A SUBSEQUENT USE OF FORCE MEDICAL EVALUATION WAS COMPLETED AFTER THE PLAINTIFF'S INCIDENT IN THE CONFINEMENT SHOWER. THERE WERE CONTINUED SUICIDE ATTEMPTS AND DR. SANTEIRO RECOMMENDED THAT THE PLAINTIFF BE SENT BACK TO CONFINEMENT.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
THERE WAS NO MISDIAGNOSIS MADE.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
THE PLANTIFF ALLEGES DELIBERATE INDIFFERNCE (i.e., INADEQUATE MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT). THE PLAINTIFF CLAIMS TO HAVE EXPERIENCED PHYSICAL AND MENTAL PAIN AND SUFFERING AS A RESULT OF DR. SANTEIRO'S ACTIONS ON APRIL 9, 2013.
Severity Of Injury
Emotional Only - Fright, no physical damage

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/17/20132-13-CV-735-FtM-CM
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Lee10/30/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Department of Corrections
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
Disposed of by Court
Court DecisionOther
Judgment for the defendant. 
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$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$13,154
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
None
 
Updates
 
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