There are critical issues for physicians in private practices to consider when working with NPs and PAs, such as does the practice have solid protection from liability claims against these nonphyscian providers?
SALT LAKE CITY–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–For the fifth year in a row, The MGIS Companies, a leading provider of insurance programs for physicians and medical professionals, has been recognized by Business Insurance® as one of the “Best Places to Work in Insurance.” More than 75 companies nationwide vie for the distinction, determined by a panel of industry leaders, each year.
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(Insurance Journal) New insurance program designed especially for Bariatric Surgeons helps them better manage their liability, reduce risks and further improve patient outcomes. Read more
(Bariatric News) The predicted growth in bariatric surgeries will require a continued emphasis on safety and liability risk mitigation by bariatric surgeons. Bariatric surgeons’ needs are unique and as such, they require a medical malpractice liability insurance program that meets their needs given the risks and realities of today’s marketplace. Read more
With the emergence of the “healthcare team” model, (physician leaders with nurses PAs and other non-physician providers), it’s important to explore the implications it may have on physician malpractice liability. Specifically, “What effect will the mistakes of others have on my risk, rates, and even reputation?” Learn how to ensure your insurance coverage fully protects you and your practice.
The bad news is that if you are a physician, chances are you’ll be sued at least once by the time you reach 55 and while most don’t ever go to trial, the cost can still be devastating personally and professionally. Here’s what you can expect and what you can do to better prepare for […]
(Risk & Insurance) The ACA’s new payment structures are creating a new set of insurance issues doctors need to be aware of. Read More:
(MPHP) September 2013 – Even the best physiscians face the possibility of a lawsuit nearly on a daily basis. However, research shows that many lawsuits today are not about medical errors, but about poor communication and misunderstanding…
(Crittenden’s Medical Insurance) June 25, 2012 – MGIS sold its retail brokerage unit, MGIS Property & Casualty Insurance Services (MGIS P&C), in a move that will allow the company to focus on its national broker network and leadership position within the physician group segment…