Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. SHEELA SHAH, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Phycicians Practice Address
Dr. SHEELA SHAH, MD
8992 Lakes Blvd.
US

Court Case # 50 2004 CA 001931 AJ

Indemnity Paid: $150,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200643367
Claim Number :EMC-AO03-18432-SS
Date Submitted :12/5/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
CLARENDON NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
52-0266645 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancyJThomas
Street Address
9821 Katy Freeway
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77024
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSheela Shah
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed8992 Lakes Blvd.
CityStateZip CodeCounty
West Palm BeachFL33412Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
HAZ1040025381-1$1,000,000$300,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME75721Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FPalm Beach
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL110403
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
2/28/200211/18/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Orbital cellulitis
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleged delay in patient being seen by opthalmology consult
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Delay in treatment
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Blindness
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Major - Paraplegia, blindness, loss of two limbs, brain damage.

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/15/200450 2004 CA 001931 AJ
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach12/1/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Quinonez, Gerardo
Shah, Sheela
Inpatient Services of Florida
Visual Health and Surgical Center
Erogoyen, Peter
Emcare of Florida
Flagler Emergency Physicians
Good Samaritan Medical Center
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
4/14/2006
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$150,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$159,428
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$28,350
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
Unknown
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Court Case # 50-2013-CA-011663-MB

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201471775
Claim Number :13-04-70168-A
Date Submitted :9/4/2014
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
MEDMAL DIRECT INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
27-2813188 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualWilliamSBliss
Street Address
1 Independent Drive
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32202
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(904) 482 - 4068 (904) 354 - 4813saunders@mymedmal.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualSheela Shah
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed649 US Hwy 1, Suite 211
CityStateZip CodeCounty
North Palm BeachFL33408Palm Beach
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
FL707442$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME75721Internal Medicine - No Surgery 

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FSt. Lucie
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
ST LUCIE SURGERY CENTER280
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
9/1/20114/23/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Bilateral pulmonary embolus and insterstitial opacities consistent with pneumonia.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Hospitalist care and monitoring of feeding tube.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to recognize malfunctioning feeding tube.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Death resulting from hypotension, renal failure and septic shock.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
7/1/201350-2013-CA-011663-MB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Palm Beach8/5/2013
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Matadial, Jayshree
Sanders, Douglas
Kindred Hospital
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
Disposed of by Court
Court DecisionOther
Summary judgment for the defendant. 
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$79,572
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
Insured consulted with company personnel.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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