Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. ROBERTO RUBIO Medical Malpractice Cases

Court Case # 15-CA-95

Indemnity Paid: $1,000,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201678121
Claim Number : PLFHF079910
Date Submitted : 5/5/2016
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
Florida Hospital Flagler Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
59-2951990 4465
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Matthew   Evans
Street Address
900 Hope Way
City State Zip
Altamonte Springs FL 32712
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 357 - 2272     matt.evans@ahss.org
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualROBERTO RUBIO
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer301 MEMORIAL MEDICAL PKWY
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Daytona Beach FL32117Volusia
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
8258 -2014 $1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME103608Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MFlagler
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - FLAGLER100118
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
12/16/201210/8/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
PATIENT WITH HISTORY OF OPIATE USE AND ALCOHOLISM, ADMITTED THROUGH ED TO ICU WITH SOB, COPD, PTSD, HYPOTENSION AND RF.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
RESUSCITATION AND INTUBATION FOLLOWING RESPIRATORY ARREST AND CODE.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
ALLEGED NEGLIGENT FAILURE OF THE PHYSICIAN TO HAVE PROPERLY EVALUATED AND MONITORED THE PATIENT'S ARTERIAL BLOOD GAS AND CARBON DIOXIDE LEVELS AND IDENTIFY HIM AS BEING HIGH RISK FOR RESPIRATORY FAILURE PRIOR TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF BENZODIAZEPINES, WHICH PLAINTIFF CLAIMS RESULTED IN THE PATIENT'S RESPIRATORY STATUS DETERIORATING AND CULMINATING IN A RESPIRATORY ARREST AND SEVERE HYPOXIA.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Grave - Quadraplegia, severe brain damage, lifelong care or fatal prognosis.

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
2/23/201515-CA-95
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Flagler2/4/2016
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Hospital Flagler
PINGLE, DIVYA
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
2/4/2016
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$1,000,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
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
n/a
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

*NR: Prior to 04/28/1999 this field was not required in submitted claims.

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