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Dr. JUAN BAEZ GONZALEZ, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 2015CA-001483

Indemnity Paid: $50,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201680417
Claim Number : wc/101908-14
Date Submitted : 11/21/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Watson Clinic LLP Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
59-070493  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Diane   Szymanski
Street Address
1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd
City State Zip
Lakeland FL 33805
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(863) 680 - 7620   (863) 616 - 2430 aszymanski@watsonclinic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualJuan Baez Gonzalez
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd
CityStateZip CodeCounty
LakelandFL33805Polk
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PH1404269-PL$2,000,000$18,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME92915Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPolk
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LAKELAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER100157
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/8/201212/15/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Pericardial Effusion
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Not applicable, the Patient's condition was not caused by an operation, diagnostic treatment or procedure.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis was made in this case. Aortic dissection was not recognized during CT interpretation
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
51 year old presented to LRMC ER with complaint of chest pains. Attending ER physician diagnosed condition as pericardial effusion and transferred care to on-call hospitalist. Approx. 21 hours after presenting to hospital Patient unexpectedly expired. Cause of death - massive hemopericardium and cardiac tamponade from an aortic dissection.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/24/20152015CA-001483
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Polk10/28/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Lakeland Regional Health
EMCare Holdings
Radiology & Imaging Specialist of Lakeland
Pyles RN, Angelia P
Rodgers MD, Christopher
Javed MD, Khurram
Roddenberry RN, Sandra
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
10/28/2016
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$50,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$47,074
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$9,358
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
Circumstance of event reviewed with individual parties involved.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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