From the category archives: Insurance Protection Blog

Dialysis Centers

The growth of Nephrology and Dialysis Centers in the U.S.

Dialysis Centers are continuing to expand, and proliferate throughout the country.   There are 4,000 outpatient dialysis facilities with 300,000 patients nationwide. With an increasing demand for this medical technology, these numbers are expected to continue to grow.  Malpractice Insurance for Dialysis Centers can be easier and more affordable.  You, as the Dialysis Center owner, have to consider everything..and everyone.  Technicians, surgeons, mid-level providers can all be insured under the medical group policy, while the dialysis center can maintain a separate policy underwritten by a different company.   Professional Liability Insurance, affordable, flexible solutions for Dialysis Centers Dialysis Centers and their associated physicians are now covered by many different insurance companies. With over 25 year’s experience with Nephrology Medical Malpractice Insurance, The Doctors’ Insurance Agency  has developed markets and expertise to help you pl ...
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Dialysis Center Professional Liability Insurance

Dialysis Centers have malpractice cases and allegations of negligence: Kidney Dialysis Errors - Malpractice According to some statistics …obtained on the American Society of Nephrology,  over 20 million adults over the age of 20 have chronic kidney disease. Now, there are close to 500,000 people being treated for  End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Each year, kidney disease kills more than 14 people out of every 100,000, making it America’s ninth leading cause of death.   Several hundred thousand Americans undergo dialysis treatments each year and over 100,000 have a kidney transplant.  Almost every large shopping center seems to have a Dialysis Treatment facility close by. As common as this is becoming in our society,  treatment for renal failure carries its own risks. Patients must educate themselves to these risks in order to protect themselves and help to minimize them. Each year, just as with surgeries and other outpatient procedures, exams, diagnoses,  people d ...
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