Medical Malpractice News

15Mar, 2017

What Are Captive Medical Malpractice Insurance Companies?

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Medical malpractice insurance is essential for protecting a medical provider’s career and assets, but skyrocketing premiums or one-size-fits-all plans can leave practitioners worried about their bottom lines. To fix this problem, an increasing number of practitioners are turning to captive medical malpractice insurance companies, which let doctors create customized plans while protecting their assets and increasing their incomes.

13Mar, 2017

Evaluating the wording of a medical malpractice insurance policy

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Malpractice insurance terminology is often daunting, even for seasoned medical professionals. If you’ve ever wished for a cheat sheet to help you parse a medical malpractice insurance policy, you’re in luck. Here we discuss common terms, red flags and types of malpractice policies to help you make informed decisions about your coverage options.

10Mar, 2017

Why a lump sum disability policy is a good idea for physicians

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You’re at the pinnacle of your career as one of the best physicians in your area and your field of expertise, and your bustling practice treats plenty of patients who keep your doctor’s office busy every day. Then, out of nowhere, a car accident or other disaster leaves you unable to perform your most basic duties as a licensed doctor. Don’t let this scenario create financial destitution. Examine these reasons why you should invest in a lump sum disability insurance policy.

8Mar, 2017

How to decide what kind of medical malpractice insurance policy is right for you

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Choosing your medical malpractice policy may seem dull, but it can be one of the most important career decisions you make. When even frivolous lawsuits can cost tens of thousands of dollars to defend yourself against malpractice suits, and awards can cost you even more staggering sums, insurance is an essential factor in your financial well-being. Deciding between a claims-made and occurrence policy may seem simple, but this decision involves many factors to consider. What’s the Difference?

26Aug, 2016

5 Medical Malpractice Facts You Should Know

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As experts in the field of medical malpractice insurance solutions we here at eQuoteMD frequently hear a handful of the same questions and misconceptions voiced by our clients, and in the broader media. So we thought we’d take this opportunity to share a few facts about medical malpractice and malpractice insurance that may surprise you.