Medical Malpractice News

17May, 2016

Neurosurgeons and Medical Malpractice Risk

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Because of the risks involved, neurosurgeons face higher medical malpractice costs than many other physicians. The field of neurosurgery includes both spinal and cranial disorders related to vascular disease, pain, brain tumors, epilepsy, movement and behavioral disorders and trauma. Neurosurgeons diagnose and assess these conditions, which most often require surgical repair. The goal of neurosurgery is to improve the quality of life of the patients and to save lives. These doctors are well compensated because of the difficulty, delicateness, and astounding complexity of the surgeries they perform, but at the […]
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8Apr, 2016

Helpful Tips and Reminders for Endocrinologists who Manage Diabetics

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From time to time we here at eQuoteMD like to take a minute to address concerns that are of special interest to physician’s with a particular specialty.  Today we want to address endocrinologists and other healthcare professionals that work with patients that have Type 1 Diabetes.  According to a recent study of claims, performed by The Doctor’s Company, the four most common malpractice allegations made by Type 1 diabetic patients are:
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12Jan, 2015

Podiatrist Medical Malpractice Insurance

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From time to time, we at eQuoteMD like to choose a particular specialty to address. Today we’re talking aboutpodiatry malpractice insurance, and we have one primary message: consider a specialized provider like the Podiatry Insurance Company of America (PICA). Podiatry is a specialty with unique risk management challenges best addressed by a podiatry malpractice insurance provider dedicated to the specialty. Podiatry is a relatively high-risk specialty because of both what it involves and whom it involves. Our feet are extremely important to our quality of life and they are also […]
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