NEWS: Medscape Malpractice Report 2015 Released

Every year, Medscape sends out a survey to gauge how physicians and healthcare specialists regard their malpractice suits: how likely they feel that they will have a claim, what specialties and demographics get sued the most, and even how defendants feel about plaintiff lawyers. With over 4000 … [Read more...]

Presidio Profiles: Kerri Flores

Kerri is the newest addition to the team, and she's ecstatic to be a part of Presidio. She's going through her paces now, but she'll soon be handling many of our clients' renewals. Additionally, she'll be assisting our account executives with managing client relationships, as well as helping out … [Read more...]

Presidio Profiles: Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith, Presidio's COO, is a man who wears many hats in both his professional and personal life. From managing the Real Estate side of Presidio, to coaching a girl's soccer team, Jeff clearly has a lot going on. Fortunately, he's made some time to sit down and answer a few questions about his … [Read more...]

Medical Board Investigations

From Anesthesiology to Urology, there are medical boards for just about every specialty available here in the United States, and they often do a great deal of good for the industry, including lobbying for positive legislative reforms, and providing conferences to display new breakthroughs. … [Read more...]

The Future of Telemedicine

Telemedicine use is expanding at an incredible rate, but with that rapid expansion comes some growing pains. More specifically, covering telemedicine from a medical malpractice perspective will require adherence to new standards; Underwriters need to assess how medical care is being administered, on … [Read more...]

RRG’s & Insurance Carriers

A Risk Retention Group (RRG) is an owner-controlled insurance association authorized by the Federal Government that, in essence, writes their own liability insurance. They are typically established during periods of time where malpractice insurance company premiums tend to be consistently high … [Read more...]

Presidio Profiles: Jacquelyn Duran

You're really missing out if you haven't met Jacquelyn yet. As our Client Service Representative, the majority of our new business goes through Jacquelyn, and she often helps host our events and trade shows. Jacquelyn almost always has a big smile on her face, and her upbeat, spontaneous demeanor … [Read more...]

Presidio Profiles: Christopher Hanna

  If you've ever seen our stellar social media outlets or been to an event where Presidio has tabled, then you've probably seen (or heard) the work of our Marketing and Social Media Coordinator, Christopher Hanna. He handles a good deal of our marketing efforts, which includes the Presidio … [Read more...]

Malpractice Policy Exclusions

  Medical Malpractice Insurance policy exclusions are put in place to make sure the insurance carrier doesn’t pay for claims that originate from conduct or situations outside of the agreed upon policy terms. In other words, an insurance carrier will not defend and compensate on the … [Read more...]

Presidio Profiles: Gisela Smith

  Meet Gisela: if you haven't already had the pleasure, that is. The captain behind the wheel, she is the Founder and CEO of Presidio Insurance. She has quite the reputation not only in our office, but throughout the medical malpractice industry. For Gisela, however, the things she does … [Read more...]