Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RICHARD N BERKUN, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case #

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201987746
Claim Number : 25968-01
Date Submitted : 1/29/2019
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PODIATRY INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
58-1403235  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Angeline   Schave
Street Address
3000 Meridian Blvd. Ste. 400
City State Zip
Franklin TN 37067
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(615) 371 - 8776 2998 (615) 986 - 1945 aschave@picagroup.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRichardNBerkun
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1800 Cortez Road W.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
BradentonFL34207Manatee
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
1PD0011884$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Podiatric Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
PO1358  

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MManatee
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
5/17/201611/30/2017
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Sesamoiditis right hallux abducto valgus with bunion deformity; painful second deviation digit of right foot
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Austin bunionectony with screw fixation; partial resection of second metatarsal head; arthrodesis of second digit right foot
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient developed a hallux varus and continues to complain of pain that limits ambulation and daily abilities.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
 *NR
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
*NR1/18/2019
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Cortez Foot & Ankle Specialists, PA
Stage of Legal System at which Settlement was Reached or Award Made
Within the pre-suit period as set forth in 766.106 (more than 90 days before suit is filed).
Final Method of Claim Disposition
Dropped before Action Filed
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?No
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$0
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$5,032
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$650
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
specialty code - 80993
 
Updates
 
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