Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RIAS ALI, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 18-CA-2885

Indemnity Paid: $99,999.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202092240
Claim Number : 166925
Date Submitted : 4/16/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
NORCAL MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
94-2301054  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Steven R Carey
Street Address
4651 Salisbury Rd. Suite 410
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32256
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 309 - 8127   (904) 309 - 8127 scarey@norcal-group.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRias Ali
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4740 Mile Stretch Drive
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Tarpon SpringsFL34690Pasco
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
723056N$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME83454Surgery - Cardiovascular Disease 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPasco
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BAYONET POINT SURGERY & ENDOSCOPY CENTER14960565
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
10/8/201511/9/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient suffered a seizure while driving.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient underwent a dual-chamber permanent pacemaker implantation with transvenous lead system.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleging physician diagnosed the patient with non-reversible symptomatic bradycardiadue to sinus node dysfunction despite clear evidence of normal conduction intervals.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Surgically implanting a pacemaker in a patient with asymptomatic sinus bradycardia who had no cardiac rhythm abnormalities.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Significant - Deafness, loss of limb, loss of eye, loss of one kidney or lung.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/6/201818-CA-2885
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Hillsborough3/26/2020
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Najam Javeed, M.D. PLLC
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
3/26/2020
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$99,999
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$43,559
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
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
Circumstances of the case have been discussed with the Insured and Risk Management.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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