Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. RONALD G HAYTER, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. RONALD G HAYTER, MD
FLORIDA KNEE AND ORHTROPAEDIC CENTER, 1660 GULF TO
US

Court Case # 99-691-CI

Indemnity Paid: $199,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200118107
Claim Number :MM 205575
Date Submitted :8/17/2007
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
EVANSTON INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
36-2950161 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualChristine Sampson
Street Address
200 East Gaines Street
CityStateZip
TallahasseeFL32399
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(850) 413 - 5358 (850) 921 - 8243Christine.Sampson@fldfs.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRONALDGHAYTER
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
LicensedFLORIDA KNEE AND ORHTROPAEDIC CENTER, 1660 GULF TO BAY BLVD.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
CLEARWATERFL33755Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MM 800078$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58632Surgery - OrthopedicN/A

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
EDWARD WHITE HOSPITAL100239
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/12/199610/21/1998
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patient was seen for back & knee pain after falling through ceiling at work.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
The plaintiff first visited the insured with complaints of knee and back pain after falling through a ceiling at work.The examinaiton showed he had degenerative arthritis in his left knee and back and a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.He was given a cortisone injection in both knees. The knee pain persisted and he underwent an arthroscopy of his left knee and surgery was performance.Alleges failure to diagnose and treat osteomyelitis.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
The plaintiff first visited the insured with complaints of knee and back pain after falling through a ceiling at work.The examinaiton showed he had degenerative arthritis in his left knee and back and a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.He was given a cortisone injection in both knees. The knee pain persisted and he underwent an arthroscopy of his left knee and surgery was performance.Alleges failure to diagnose and treat osteomyelitis.He now suffers from disuse osteoporosis.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/29/199999-691-CI
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas2/1/2000
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$199,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$0
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$5,000
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
 
 
Date of Change:8/17/2007 4:12:09 PM
Reason for Change:OIR updating Historical Closed Claim data.
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Diagnostic CodeN/A
Final DiagnosisN/APatient was seen for back & knee pain after falling through ceiling at work.
Injured Person Address Zip Code33707
Injured Person Address CountyPinellas
Injured Person Address CityN/ASt. Petersburg
Court Case NumberN/A99-691-CI
Principal InjuryN/AThe plaintiff first visited the insured with complaints of knee and back pain after falling through a ceiling at work.The examinaiton showed he had degenerative arthritis in his left knee and back and a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.He was given a cortisone injection in both knees. The knee pain persisted and he underwent an arthroscopy of his left knee and surgery was performance.Alleges failure to diagnose and treat osteomyelitis.He now suffers from disuse osteoporosis.
MisdiagnosisN/A
County Injury Occurred InPinellas
Portal User Nameplcr_migration_dccs plcr_migration_dccsChristine Sampson
Insured License NumberME0058632ME58632
Injured Person Address StreetN/A5130 28th Ave., South

 

 

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

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

One or more fields in this claim have failed internal data validation testing.

Court Case # 15-001840-CI

Indemnity Paid: $190,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201576135
Claim Number : 318228
Date Submitted : 10/21/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
DOCTORS COMPANY, AN INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGE (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
95-3014772  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Kelly   Andrews
Street Address
12724 Gran Bay Parkway W. Suite 400
City State Zip
Jacksonville FL 32258
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(904) 360 - 3038     kandrews@thedoctors.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonaldGHayter
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1660 Gulf to Bay Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ClearwaterFL33755Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
0650372$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58632Surgery - Orthopedic 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LARGO MEDICAL CENTER100248
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
6/20/20135/12/2014
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Patel femoral arthritis of the right knee.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patel femoral resurfacing of the right knee.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
supracondylar fracture of the right femur requiring surgical repairs.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
3/31/201515-001840-CI
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas10/13/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Knee Center, Inc.
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
 
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$190,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$13,821
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$6,673
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Patient Safety referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

Court Case # 10-7404-CI21

Indemnity Paid: $162,500.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201368992
Claim Number :141761
Date Submitted :11/21/2013
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
NATIONAL FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY OF HARTFORDPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
06-0464510 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualTeresa Ross
Street Address
One Park Plaza P.O. Box 555
CityStateZip
NashvilleTN37202
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(615) 344 - 5804  Teresa.Ross@HCAHealthcare.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonald Hayter
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1660 Gulf To Bay Blvd
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ClearwaterFL33755Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ2075006783$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58632Surgery - Orthopedic01

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
LARGO MEDICAL CENTER100248
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/3/20088/24/2010
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Left knee degenerative joint disease.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Patient admitted to undergo left total knee replacement. Patient developed post operative MRSA/septicemia which caused DIC, multi-system organ failure & death.Allege failure to evaluate patient as surgical candidate and failure to properly treat subsequent MRSA/septicemia.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
*NR
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
2/23/201110-7404-CI21
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas11/6/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Largo Medical Center
Better @ Home Healthcare Professionals
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
10/31/2013
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$162,500
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$91,195
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$35,743
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$140,000
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$22,500$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Review of policies and procedures.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

Court Case # 034357CI-01

Indemnity Paid: $105,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200538910
Claim Number :B03006294
Date Submitted :12/15/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
IRONSHORE SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
94-1264187 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualCarrieLCarothers
Street Address
125 South Wacker, Suite 700
CityStateZip
ChicagoIL60606
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(312) 267 - 6051 (312) 606 - 9181Carrie_Carothers@TigSpecialty.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRonaldGHayter
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1660 Gulf to Bay Blvd
CityStateZip CodeCounty
ClearwaterFL33755Pinellas
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HCF 38858606$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME58632Surgery - Orthopedic1

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPinellas
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
PALMS OF PASADENA HOSPITAL100126
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
8/16/20011/13/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Knee pain
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Partial lateral meniscal allograft
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
There was no misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Continued knee pain
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs.Includes non-disabling injuries.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/2/2003034357CI-01
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pinellas12/9/2005
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Warnke MD, Ronald
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
12/9/2005
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$105,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$17,000
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$0
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$105,000
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
This does not apply.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

This page is not displaying certain sensitive information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. RONALD G HAYTER, MD have any medical malpractice cases, lawsuits, or complaints?

Dr. RONALD G HAYTER, MD has at least 4 medical malpractice case(s), lawsuit(s), or complaint(s).

AlachuaBakerBayBradfordBrevardBrowardCalhounCharlotteCitrusClayCollierColumbiaDadeDesotoDixieDuvalEscambiaFlaglerFranklinGadsdenHamiltonHardeeHendryHernandoHighlandsHillsboroughIndian RiverJacksonLakeLeeLeonLevyMadisonManateeMarionMartinMonroeNassauOkaloosaOkeechobeeOrangeOsceolaOut of statePalm BeachPascoPinellasPolkPutnamSanta RosaSarasotaSeminoleSt. JohnsSt. LucieSumterSuwanneeTaylorVolusiaWalton