Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. Kaneez Agha Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 052007CA67896

Indemnity Paid: $3,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201473035
Claim Number : 59138301
Date Submitted : 12/19/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PHYSICIANS INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
13-4235490  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Becky   Sanders
Street Address
361 E. Hillsboro Blvd.
City State Zip
Deerfield Beach FL 33441
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(954) 788 - 5610   (954) 788 - 5367 bsanders@picinsurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKaneez Agha
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed199 S. Wickham Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
MelbourneFL32904Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
132097$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME70871Pediatrics - No Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FBrevard
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/9/20057/16/2007
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was seen after experiencing seizures.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient was seen in ER for seizures. An Abnormal EKG was not reported to the physicians showing a prolonged QT wave.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Neurological source for the seizure was treated without consideration of a cardiac source.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient died 9 months after she first experienced a seizure from a heart arrhythmia.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/18/2007052007CA67896
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Brevard11/21/2014
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
After court verdict and prior to filing of notice of appeal.
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
11/17/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$3,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$204,149
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$124,929
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$3,000,000
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
not applicable.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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