Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. KRISTINE J THAYER, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
3401 PGA Blvd. #310

Court Case # CL 01 02429AE

Indemnity Paid: $47,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M200746607
Claim Number :551 01 833428
Date Submitted :8/16/2007
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRuby Thompson
Street Address
33 West Monroe
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(312) 456 - 5227 (312) 577 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3401 PGA Blvd. #310
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Palm Beach GardensFL33410Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSP 3000140$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME72169Surgery - General 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
Diagnostic Information
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Bowel perforation and peritonitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Insured assisted co-defendant as he performed an aorta-bifemoral bypass and a right endarterectomy.
Diagnostic Code :010
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiff alleges after surgery insured failed to timely diagnose and treat bowel perforation and perionitis.Chicago Insurance Company does not believe there was any liablility of behalf of Dr. Thayer and this is a "cost of defense" payment only.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/7/2001CL 01 02429AE
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach8/9/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Scheerer, Rudolph P
Good Samaritian 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
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
Financial Information
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$47,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$108,455
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$4,432
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$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
No updates found.



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