Malpractice Insurance For Podiatrists | Coverage Options

If you are a Podiatrist who is currently insured with PICA, which is now Pro Assurance, you should be investigating new medical malpractice insurance coverage options. We are excited to announce you finally have options when it comes to protecting your podiatry practice. It is estimated that PICA … [Read more...]

Fla. Supreme Court tosses medical malpractice caps

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Caps placed on how much money people can receive in cases where a doctor's mistakes led to a patient's death were declared unconstitutional by the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday. The lawsuit limits were part of a law then-Republican Gov. Jeb Bush pushed in 2003 in an … [Read more...]

Reducing Diagnostic Errors is Critical for Physicians

Missed or delayed diagnosis is the number one reason for malpractice lawsuits against physicans according to data from The Doctors Company. The following risk management tips, based on the most in-demand articles on the company’s website in 2013, all suggest ways physicians can reduce the chance of … [Read more...]

Physicians – Are you ready to compete with Wal-Mart ?

In the ever changing landscape of Healthcare in the United States, one never knows what will happen next. Presidio Insurance ran across this interesting article posted at http://conciergemedicinenews.wordpress.com/2014/03/18/trending-doctors-are-you-ready-to-compete-with-walmart/.  If there is … [Read more...]

Hospitalists Offered Discount on Medical Malpractice Insurance

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Hospitalists who are looking for Medical Malpractice Insurance have the option to reduce their insurance costs when they join the Society Of Hospital Medicine and choose The Doctors Company (TDC) as their malpractice insurance carrier. TDC and the society have announced they are partnering  on the … [Read more...]

Understanding Medical Malpractice Insurance | Occurrence & Claims-Made Policies

Medical Malpractice Insurance coverage is a vital part of all healthcare practices. Unlike other types of insurance, Medical Malpractice Insurance policies vary greatly in the coverage they afford, and more importantly, the coverage they exclude. As claims against physicians continue to rise it is … [Read more...]

Patient Satisfaction and OB-GYN Hospitalists

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Good news on patient satisfaction with OB-GYN Hospitalists care with Labor & Delivery. As OB-GYN hospitalists programs continue expanding to hospitals across the country, progress is being made in improving the patient experience using the laborist model. A recent study published by … [Read more...]

Hospitalist Insurance Group attends SOGH Clinical Conference

Presidio Insurance teamed up with Medical Protective, one on the nation’s leading medical malpractice Insurance carriers for hospitalists to sponsor a workshop at the Society for Hospital Medicine's clinical conference in Denver, Co. The session revolved around the review of a previous malpractice … [Read more...]

CPMA Members – Learn How MedPro Supports Through DPM Preferred

Malpractice Insurance for Podiatrists Presidio Insurance is pleased to introduce the medical malpractice insurance program exclusively developed for the unique insurance needs of Podiatrists and is now available to California Podiatric Medical Association Members. DT Podiatric Preferred, LLC, a … [Read more...]

Medical Liability Insurance: 5 Costly Mistakes You Should Avoid

1. Know Your Carrier In order to succeed with medical liability insurance, an insurance carrier must have solid financial stability and expert claims handling. Be confident your insurance carrier will have the resources to respond in the event that a claim should ever arise. Purchase coverage … [Read more...]