Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical Malpractice Cases In Gadsden County Florida

Dr. Chookiert Emko Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 12000916CAA

Indemnity Paid: $875,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201575381
Claim Number : 178947a
Date Submitted : 7/30/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
PROASSURANCE CASUALTY COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
38-2317569  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Joe H Grasse
Street Address
100 Brookwood Place
City State Zip
Birmingham AL 35209
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(205) 439 - 7969     jgrasse@proassurance.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualChookiert Emko
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed21 Love Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
QuincyFL32351Gadsden
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
MP47917$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME22076Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Other LocationAutomobile accident
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/8/20106/13/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Department of Transportation Physical Examination
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Examinee was authorized as meeting the requirements to drive school bus
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None Known
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Bus accident resulting in death of 1 student and injury to other students
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/2/201212000916CAA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden6/25/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Kent, Charles
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
7/1/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$875,000
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
Insured discussed case with defense counsel, insurance personnel, and medical experts.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Dr. Christopher Henderson Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 2013-CA-000968

Indemnity Paid: $500,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201573487
Claim Number : FL-TEG-05
Date Submitted : 2/12/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
APPLIED MEDICO-LEGAL SOLUTIONS RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
81-0603029  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Julie   Moore
Street Address
101 E. Park Blvd.
City State Zip
Plano TX 75074
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(866) 520 - 6896     jmontague@bpmp.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualChristopher Henderson
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4311 Salisbury Road
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32216Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
G-AMS-115975$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME81250Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
N/A000000
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/2/20117/16/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Meningococcemia
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
X-rays, laboratory studioes were done. IV fluids and me4dications were administered.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Bronchitis and pharyngitis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Patient was discharged to home and returned 13 hours later with worsening symptoms.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
10/4/20132013-CA-000968
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden2/11/2015
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
7/1/2014
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$500,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$25,683
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
Consult with primary care physician for pediatric cases.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Dr. Elizabeth Lopez Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 04-03-CAB

Indemnity Paid: $350,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537757
Claim Number :PHY03-16252-EL
Date Submitted :8/7/2006
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AIG SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
02-0309086 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualElizabeth Lopez
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed1000 Park Forty PlazaSuite 500
CityStateZip CodeCounty
DurhamNC27713Out of state
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
4762435 $1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME62775Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GADSDEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100159
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/17/20024/17/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Infant to E.R. with pneumonia symptoms post heart surgery one month prior.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleging failure to appreciate surgical history; failure to order appropriate tests; failure to properly treat
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to consider diagnosis of pneumonia or CHF resulting in death
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/2/200404-03-CAB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden8/3/2006
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Lopez, M.D., Elizabeth
Dassee Community 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
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
3/10/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$350,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,706
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,611
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
 
 
Date of Change:8/7/2006 1:49:08 PM
Reason for Change:Corrected insured information
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Claim NumberPHY03-16252PHY03-16252-IA
Date of Final Disposition05-MAR-0403-AUG-06
 
Date of Change:8/7/2006 1:50:00 PM
Reason for Change:Corrected insured information
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Insured Last NameAHMEDLopez
Insured License NumberME74853ME62775
Insured First NameIFTIKHARElizabeth
Claim NumberPHY03-16252-IAPHY03-16252-EL

 

 

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Dr. ELIZABETH LOPEZ Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 04-03-CAB

Indemnity Paid: $350,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M200537758
Claim Number :PHY-03-16252-B
Date Submitted :10/26/2005
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
AIG SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANYPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
02-0309086 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualNancy  Thomas
Street Address
2000 West Sam Houston Parkway South, 19th Floor; One Briarlake Plaza
CityStateZip
HoustonTX77042-361
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(713) 935 - 8868 (713) 461 - 8130nancy_thomas@ajg.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualELIZABETH LOPEZ
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed3468 Welwyn Way
CityStateZip CodeCounty
GainesvilleFL32308Alachua
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
4762435 $1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME62775Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GADSDEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100159
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Radiology, Emergency Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
3/17/20024/17/2003
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Infant to E.R. with pneumonia symptoms post heart surgery one month prior
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Alleging failure to appreciate surgical history; failure to order appropriate tests, failure to properly treat
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
No misdiagnosis
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Alleged failure to consider diagnosis of pneumonia or CHF resulting in death.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Death.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
1/2/200404-03-CAB
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden3/5/2004
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
Ahmed, M.D., Iftikhar
Dassee Community 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
Settled by parties
Court DecisionOther
No Court Proceedings. 
Arbitration
Claim not subject to Arbitration.
Date of Payment
3/10/2004
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$350,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$8,706
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$2,611
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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Dr. Kristi M Reese Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 2013-CA-1105

Indemnity Paid: $100,000.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201575532
Claim Number : 41642
Date Submitted : 12/1/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
MAG MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
58-1449198  
Insurer Contact Information
Type Entity Name
Entity MAG Mutual Insurance Company
Street Address
8427 South Park Circle Suite 130
City State Zip
Orlando FL 32819
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(407) 370 - 3813   (407) 370 - 2247 ctschanz@magmutual.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualKristiMReese
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed2140 Centerville Place
CityStateZip CodeCounty
TallahasseeFL32308Leon
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
PSL 1600067 14$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Medical Doctor 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
ME99069Family Physicians or General Practitioners - No Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FLeon
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/26/20126/20/2012
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Cellulitis of left breast
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
No iatrogenic injury
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Alleged failure to order immediate ultrasound and surgical consult
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Breast abscess
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/18/20132013-CA-1105
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden10/4/2015
Other Defendants Involved in this Claim
McCann, MD, Robert K
Capital Regional 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
8/7/2015
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$100,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$59,081
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$26,594
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$0
Deductible$0
Injured Person's Total Economic Loss
 Incurred to DateAnticipated
Medical Expense$103,000$0
Wage Loss$0$0
Other Expenses$0$0
Safety Management Steps Taken by Insured to Make Similar Occurrence Less Likely
Risk management has counseled insured
 
Updates
 
 
Date of Change:12/1/2015 3:21:14 PM
Reason for Change:Report updated to reflect Court Document final disposition date of 10/4/15
 
Field ChangedFormer ValueNew Value
Date of Final Disposition07-AUG-1504-OCT-15

 

 

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Dr. Raymond Hart Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 10000686CAA

Indemnity Paid: $20,000.00

Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number :M201263256
Claim Number :38595-01
Date Submitted :3/27/2012
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer NameCoverage Type
FIRST PROFESSIONALS INSURANCE COMPANY, INCPrimary
Insurer FEINProfessional License Number
59-6614702 
Insurer Contact Information
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualOdessa Choice
Street Address
1000 Riverside Avenue, Suite 800
CityStateZip
JacksonvilleFL32204
PhoneExtFaxE-Mail Address
(800) 741 - 37423045(904) 358 - 6728odessa.choice@fpic.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRaymond Hart
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed209 W. Washington Street
CityStateZip CodeCounty
QuincyFL32351Gadsden
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
57443$1,000,000$3,000,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Dentistry 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
DN2717Dental General Practice - NOC80211

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 MGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Physician's Office 
Name of InstitutionCode
  
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
  
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
7/3/20084/21/2009
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Tooth decay #30.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Extraction of #30.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
None.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Disputed allegations of failing to provide prophylactic antibiotics, resulting in right mandible abscess.
Severity Of Injury
Temporary: Minor - Infections, misset fracture, fall in hospital. Recovery delayed.

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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/17/201010000686CAA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden3/6/2012
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
3/6/2012
 
Financial Information
 
Was there a settlement Resulting in payment to the Plaintiff?Yes
Indemnity Paid by Insurer on behalf of Insured$20,000
Loss Adjust Expense Paid to Defense Counsel$3,096
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$1,085
Injured Person's Total Non-Economic Loss$20,000
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
Insurance company staff consulted with insured to discuss preventative measures. Risk management referral is made if appropriate.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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Dr. Robert McCann Medical Malpractice Lawsuits - Court Case # 1300105CAA

Indemnity Paid: $0.00

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
Medical Malpractice Closed Claims Report

 
Department File Number : M201576567
Claim Number : FL-TEG-02
Date Submitted : 12/16/2015
 
Insurer Information
 
Insurer Name Coverage Type
APPLIED MEDICO-LEGAL SOLUTIONS RISK RETENTION GROUP, INC. Primary
Insurer FEIN Professional License Number
81-0603029  
Insurer Contact Information
Type First Name MI Last Name
Individual Julie   Moore
Street Address
101 E. Park Blvd.
City State Zip
Plano TX 75074
Phone Ext Fax E-Mail Address
(866) 520 - 6896     jmontague@bpmp.com
 
Insured Information
 
TypeFirst NameMILast Name
IndividualRobert McCann
Insurer TypeStreet Address of Practice
Licensed4311 Salisbury Road North
CityStateZip CodeCounty
JacksonvilleFL32216Duval
Policy NumberPer Claim Policy LimitsAggregate Policy Limits
G-AMS-115975$500,000$1,500,000
Profession or BusinessOther Profession or Business
Osteopathic Physician 
License NumberSpecialty Code & ClassificationCertification Number
OS7355Emergency Medicine - No Major Surgery 

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Injured Person Information
 
First NameMILast NameDate of Birth
    
Street AddressGenderCounty where Injury Occurred
 FGadsden
CityStateZip Code
   
Location where injury occuredOther location where injury occured
Emergency Room 
Name of InstitutionCode
GADSDEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL100159
Location of Institutional InjuryOther Location of Institutional Injury
Patients' Room 
Date of OccurrenceDate Reported to Insurer
4/25/20124/16/2013
 
Diagnostic Information
 
Final Diagnosis For Which Treatment Was Sought Including Patient's Actual Condition
Necrotizing mastitis of the left breast.
Operation, Diagnostic, Or Treatment Procedure Rendered Causing The Injury
Treated with oral antibiotics.
Diagnostic Code : 
Misdiagnosis Made, If Any, Of Patient's Actual Condition
Diagnosed by ED physician with cellulitis and mastitis and referred for surgical consult.
Principal Injury Giving Rise To The Claim
Plaintiff alleged that this Insured Physician did not diagnose the severity of the infection resulting in delay of treatment and left mastectomy.
Severity Of Injury
Permanent: Minor - Loss of fingers, loss or damage to organs. Includes non-disabling injuries.

Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
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Legal Information
 
Date of SuitCircuit Court Case Number
11/15/20131300105CAA
County Suit Filed inDate of Final Disposition
Gadsden12/10/2015
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
7/21/2015
 
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$57,532
All Other Loss Adjustment Expense Paid$25,000
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
Advise patient of importance of follow up consultations.
 
Updates
 
No updates found.

 

 

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