From the monthly archives: October 2013

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Pay Now or Pay later for the cost of tail coverage?

Should Tail be included? It is my opinion that medical groups should  include ‘tail’ at the time of cancellation when paying for  malpractice insurance coverage. It is my experience that most medical groups have claims  made policies.  These claims made policies are  up to 2 ½ times less expensive than an annual occurrence policy. Claims made policies are less expensive because they defer the cost of insuring future claims.  Pay Now or Pay later for the cost of tail It is also important to note that not  purchasing tail insurance is just like carrying bad credit forward into your  professional career.  Almost all future employers are going to ask if you have paid a tail policy, and they will ask for proof of that policy. This is because there is a universal belief amongst medical groups that any retroactive risk will attach to the new group. Logic dictates otherwise, if a medical group brings a physician on, then any ...
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  7. Re: The Podiatrists Market Research Report states that demand for podiatrists will likely benefit from healthcare reform.

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