Common Malpractice Issues for Pediatricians

Diagnosis in pediatrics can be difficult when treating infants and young children who are unable to cooperate. Therefore, it is not a surprise that Pediatrics is one of the most high risk for claims in comparison to other medical specialties, as most parents are very protective of their … [Read more...]

6 Types of Medical Professionals That Should Consider Occurrence Coverage

Young Doctors Flexibility for changes that will affect their careerEasy to change coverage in case of selling practice, moving out of state or joining a hospitalNo tail coverage necessary Recruiters More convenient for large groups that have changes in rostersDoctors who leave the group … [Read more...]

Occurrence and Claims-Made Insurance Policies: What’s the Difference?

Claims-Made Claims-made coverage responds to claims based on when the claim is made against an insured. For example, if a claim is made in 2012, based on treatment rendered in 2010, the 2012 claims-made policy responds, as long as the incident occurred after the policy's retroactive date. The … [Read more...]

What to do if your RRG Faces Liquidation!

As we've previously discussed, there is a very real distinction between Risk Retention Groups (RRG) vs. Traditional Insurance Companies. When considering coverage anywhere, it is emphatic that you consider more than just the cost of premium. Surely the immediate costs are important but there are … [Read more...]

FTCA Wrap Coverage: The What, Why & How

Background The Johnson administration saw an unprecedented prevalence of poverty in the United States during the 1960’s. Coupled with the influence from the Civil Rights Movement, a spotlight had been placed on the struggles of the impoverished, and in his so-called “War on Poverty,” Johnson’s … [Read more...]

Malpractice Insurance for OB GYN Hospitalists

Physician Resources Presidio Insurance understands the operational challenges of OB GYN Hospitalists and welcome an opportunity to support you. Preferred Pricing for OB GYN Hospitalists Custom Coverage to fit your needs Physician Advocacy - Is it right for you? Options & Coverage … [Read more...]