Medical Malpractice Cases

Dr. WILLIAM B AUBUCHON, MD Medical Malpractice Cases, Lawsuits, and Complaints

Court Case # 19-CA-001817

Indemnity Paid: $250,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M202091012
Claim Number : 1067503-01
Date Submitted : 1/9/2020
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMPANY (THE) Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
35-0506406  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Lynn Louthan
Street Address
5814 Reed Road
City State Zip
Ft Wayne IN 46835
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(260) 486 - 0778     reportaclaim@medpro.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualWilliamBAubuchon
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed5307 Main St Ste 102
CityStateZip CodeCounty
New Port RicheyFL34652Pasco
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
787250$250,000$750,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME67500Anesthesiology 

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Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report


 
 
Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MPasco
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Hospital Inpatient Facility 
Name of InstitutionCode
BAYFRONT MEDICAL CENTER100032
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Operating Suite 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/9/201810/19/2018
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Overweight, history of cardiomyopathy
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
anesthesiology care for trans esophageal echocardiogram (TTE)
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
failed to monitor maintain airway & ensure patient was properly oxygenated during procedure/recovery
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
anoxic/hypotensive encephalopathy leading to death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 

Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
6/3/201919-CA-001817
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Pasco12/18/2019
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Florida Medical Clinic LLC fka Florida Medical Clinic PA
Khuu MD, Hur
Anesthesiologist Associates PA
Pasco County Regional Medical Center LLC
dba Bayfront Health - Dade City
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
12/18/2019
 
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$11,500
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,735
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$125,000
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
n/a
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

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