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Phycicians Practice Address
3571 South Atlantic Avenue

Court Case # 10-CA-15042-0

Indemnity Paid: $145,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Department File Number :M201057640
Claim Number :269568
Date Submitted :10/11/2012
Insurer Information
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAngela LaFrance
Street Address
13450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Suite 160
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 838 - 9988 (866) 636 -
Insured Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3571 South Atlantic Avenue
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Cocoa BeachFL32931Brevard
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME85479Cardiovascular Disease - Minor Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

Injured Person Information
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
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
Persistent chest pain and a coronary CT that was positive for calcifications in the coronary vessels.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
A cardiac catheterization was performed.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to perform a pressure wire or intravascular ultrasound prior to submitting the patient for CABG.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Slight - Lacerations, contusions, minor scars, rash.No delay.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


Legal Information
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Cardiology, PA
Bajaj, M.D., Sandeep
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$145,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$55,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$95,000
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$50,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Date of Change:10/11/2012 8:40:33 AM
Reason for Change:File was previously closed due to inactivity in 2010.A lawsuit was eventually filed and the file was re-opened.We are submitting this as an updated closed claim report for this file.
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Incurred Expense Mdeical050000
Defendant Entity NameFlorida Cardiology, PA
Cause of InjuryCardiac catheterization was performed.A cardiac catheterization was performed.
Injured Person Total Non-Economic Loss095000
Settlement Reached01
Injured Person First NameJacquelynJacqulyn
Amount of Loss Adjustment Expense Paid to Defense Counsel700055000
Insured Zip Code3293532931
Insured Address CityMelbourneCocoa Beach
Insured Address Street240 N. Wickam Road, Suite 1083571 South Atlantic Avenue
Date of Final Disposition26-MAY-1005-OCT-12
Final DispositionNo Payment MadeSettled by parties
Court Case Number10-CA-15042-0
Legal System StageClaim or suit abandoned.More than 90 days, after suit filed and prior to or during the course of mandatory settlement conference.
County Suit Filed InOrange
Defendant Last NameBajaj, M.D., Sandeep Bajaj, M.D., Sandeep
Indemnity Paid0145000



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