Medical Malpractice News

17Mar, 2017

What’s the deal with medical malpractice insurance Risk Retention Groups?

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Over the past few years, economic and regulatory forces have incentivized some health care providers to employ more financially austere measures to lower operating costs. Medical malpractice insurance risk retention groups cater to these individuals and organizations. Thanks to lower capital requirements and less regulations at the state level, risk retention groups are able to quickly enter a state’s professional liability market and offer insurance premiums lower than traditional medical malpractice carriers’. What Is a Medical Malpractice Insurance Risk Retention Group?

18Mar, 2016

What Types of Medical Malpractice Coverages are Available?

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Physicians work very hard to achieve success in their profession. Years of education and training, sacrifices of personal and family time, and long work hours are absolute requirements for a career in medicine.  Providers need to protect their reputations, practices, and personal assets by purchasing medical professional liability – medical malpractice – insurance.  But to make that decision alone can be overwhelming.