From the monthly archives: April 2013

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Hospitalists, A Unique Malpractice Risk

Hospitalist Malpractice Insurance brings different needs for insurance. The Doctors’ Company,, and The Doctor’ Insurance Agency can help you insure your group of Hospitalists. It is surprising to me how much premium can be wasted, specifically in purchasing tail insurance for hospitalists who come and go off of these roster policies.   Roster policies refer to the types of coverage which require 24 hour/7 day per week coverage.   If we develop the premium in a way that does not trigger expensive, prohibitive tail bills, we (our agency) feels that we can help you plan and grow. The number of hospitalists has jumped significantly over the past years, as hospitals and physician groups have experienced how convenient it is to have this supplement to the hospital and physician care.  Hospitalists are a growing specialty: And, one of the realities of this specialty is that as the number of hospitalists grow, so  do the number of lawsuits filed against these physic ...
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Medical Malpractice Insurance - Stand Alone Tail and Stand Alone Labs

The unique challenge about insuring a medical lab is this: When do you need to purchase one?  There are times when the medical malpractice insurance policy can easily be endorsed to include the lab part of the medical practice. And, if the Lab is independent from the physicians,  then it is a simple decision:  go to the market, Or, let us go to the market for you.  Our experienced medical malpractice insurance agents represent over a dozen insurance Carriers specializing in policies that cover Endoscopy Centers, Pathology Labs, Clinical Research,  Imaging Centers,  Surgery Centers, etc. Our Medical Laboratory Professional Liability Insurance Programs covering different medical labs are available for: Medical Testing Facilities, Imaging Facilities, Individual Technicians, Doctors Laboratory Technicians, Clinical Laboratory Technicians, Medical Technicians: We have one pathologist who  began to associate with a special type of Immunopathology:  His simple ...
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  1. Re: Clinical Research Liability

    Do you recommend purchasing a tail insurance or a occurrence based insurance and add a tail policy afterwards...

    -- Ann Shang

  2. Re: Clinical Research Liability

    I am talking with a CTO in the US ( I am in US too) to be a contractor doing clinical trials on a part...

    -- Ann Shang

  3. Re: The Podiatrists Market Research Report states that demand for podiatrists will likely benefit from healthcare reform.

    My husband has been feeling a lot of pain in his feet recently. We think this could be due to his posture...

    -- Sarah

  4. Re: Developing Walk In and Urgent Care Centers

    It's good to see that urgent care facilities are becoming more and more prevalent. You are right that...

    -- Caden Dahl

  5. Re: Functional Medicine Malpractice Insurance

    Interested in obtaining information for FM MP

    -- Cynthia Shughrue

  6. Re: Visiting Residents/Intern/ Fellow (Hands On) Medical Malpractice Insurance

    I am a final year medical student planning to do a couple of electives in medical school in the US and...

    -- Varun

  7. Re: Medical Malpractice Insurance Benefits, expanding to outpatient facilities

    I like the idea of some of the cost returning to the normal discounted market after a few years of claims...

    -- Dave Anderson

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  9. Re: The Podiatrists Market Research Report states that demand for podiatrists will likely benefit from healthcare reform.

    Thanks for giving me more information about the benefits of podiatrists from the healthcare reform. ...

    -- James