Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RONALD C JOSEPH, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. RONALD C JOSEPH, MD
2001 W. 68TH ST
US

Court Case # 02-27547

Indemnity Paid: $1,000,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200747585
Claim Number :216968
Date Submitted :11/9/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE)Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
95-3014772 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualAngela LaFrance
Street Address
13450 W. Sunrise Blvd., Suite 160
CityStateZip
SunriseFL33323
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(954) 838 - 99886216(866) 636 - 5421alafrance@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRONALDCJOSEPH
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4725 N. Federal Highway
CityStateZip CodeCounty
Fort LauderdaleFL33308Broward
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
0058381$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME57137Radiology - Diagnostic - Minor Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMETTO GENERAL HOSPITAL100187
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/21/200010/15/2001
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Vomiting, headache, eye complaints
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
CT scan
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to diagnose subarachnoid hemorrhage
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/31/200202-27547
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade11/7/2007
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
South Florida Medical Imaging
Reina, M.D., Luis
Palmetto General Hospital
Urquiza, M.D., Robert
Hialeah Hospital
Reyes, M.D., Yolanda
Yates, M.D., Basil
Albanes, M.D., Pedro
Florida Neurology Network aka Miami Neuro Assoc.
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
11/6/2007
 
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$88,500
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$970,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$30,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

Court Case # 03-21022 CA 02

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200639936
Claim Number :2
Date Submitted :3/16/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
Joseph, Ronald CPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
11-4528622me57137
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRONALDCJOSEPH
Street Address
1011 ADUANA AVE
CityStateZip
CORAL GABLESFL33146
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(305) 364 - 2151 (305) 819 - 1230ROJO1804@AOL.COM
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRONALDCJOSEPH
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Self-Insurer2001 W. 68TH ST
CityStateZip CodeCounty
HIALEAHFL33016Dade
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
1$1$1
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME57137Radiology - Diagnostic - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MDade
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Outpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMETTO GENERAL HOSPITAL100187
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
11/19/20014/17/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was referred for a small bowel series as part of a workup for anemia. He was asymptomatic.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient alleged misdiagnosed small bowel series caused injury but defense expert states no misdiagnosis caused injury
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
The small bowel series was interpreted as normal
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The subsequent diagnosis of duodenal cancer caused the patient to make his claim
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
4/16/200303-21022 CA 02
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Dade2/24/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
 
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
2/24/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$250,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$32,123
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,000
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
Continuing Medical Education
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. RONALD C JOSEPH, MD have any medical malpractice cases, lawsuits, or complaints?

Dr. RONALD C JOSEPH, MD has at least 2 medical malpractice case(s), lawsuit(s), or complaint(s).

AlachuaBakerBayBradfordBrevardBrowardCalhounCharlotteCitrusClayCollierColumbiaDadeDesotoDixieDuvalEscambiaFlaglerFranklinGadsdenHamiltonHardeeHendryHernandoHighlandsHillsboroughIndian RiverJacksonLakeLeeLeonLevyMadisonManateeMarionMartinMonroeNassauOkaloosaOkeechobeeOrangeOsceolaOut of statePalm BeachPascoPinellasPolkPutnamSanta RosaSarasotaSeminoleSt. JohnsSt. LucieSumterSuwanneeTaylorVolusiaWalton