From the monthly archives: May 2016

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How to Price and Structure a Hospitalist Liability Insurance Policy?

As the endorsed carrier of the society for Hospital Medicine, The Doctors Company is developing a lot of specific knowledge and is thereby now able to pass on successful strategies to avoid claims.  The Doctors Company with its 75,000 member physicians can study claims trends in order to help their physician policyholders.

Risk Management in Hospitalist Medicine:

Recently in The Doctors Company quarterly newsletter called The Advocate, they provided an analysis of hospitalist claims. Because of the number of doctors insured, they have a wide base of extensive data which allows them to study and share information in the interest of practicing better medicine. When a society endorses The Doctors Company one of the commitments The Doctors Company makes is to discuss procedures, techniques, treatments, and technology that can help avoid injury and contribute to the practice of better medicine.
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Did you know: That There is a Medical Expert Witness Directory?

Medical expert witnesses who are available to consult and testify regarding medical issues can be located in this directory and link:  click here 

There are many physicians who are available to consult regarding different specialty areas of medicine:  from  anesthesiology, cardiology, pain management to dental/dentistry and obstetrics & gynecology.  These medical experts may provide reports  resulting from their independent medical exams (IMEs), emergency medicine & trauma, and medical staffing.   Some will go to court to testify under oath.
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