Norcal Mutual Announces 2011 Dividend for California Insureds

Norcal declared a 2011 dividend, which will be returned to policyholders in the form of premium credits to eligible individual physicians, medical groups and healthcare facilities. The 2011 dividend equates to approximately 10 percent of eligible policyholders' 2010 premiums. Norcal has advised us … [Read more...]

New Physicians: The Hidden Expense of Medical Malpractice Insurance, Part 3

In this, the last of a 3-part series on things new doctors should know about medical malpractice insurance, we discuss a few important aspects to consider when choosing Professional Malpractice Insurance Carriers. Carrier Choice Counts In More Ways than One. Faced with choosing between several … [Read more...]

Ways To Reduce Medi-Spa Premiums

How Can I lower my Medi-Spa Premium? Here are a few ways to keep your premiums as low as possible: Medical Director Coverage - If your medical directors treat patients themselves, this results in additional costs, usually $2500 - $5000 per physician.  Having your medical director oversee … [Read more...]

Top Five Things to Look For In a Malpractice Insurance Policy

While there are many factors that go into choosing the right dental or medical malpractice insurance policy, here is a Top Five list of things we feel are essential considerations in making the choice: 1. Insurance policies aren't all equal, nor are they the same. There can be vast differences … [Read more...]

How to Minimize Your Medical Malpractice Risk

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. With inflation, it's worth several pounds of cure. This article addresses simple steps that you can take, make a matter of policy, to protect yourself against unwarranted allegations of malpractice. In real estate, it's Location, Location, Location. … [Read more...]