Medical Malpractice News

27May, 2011

Video – How to Get Accurate Medical Malpractice Insurance Quotes

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“Ask eQuoteMD, with Tim Ryan.” A medical malpractice insurance video blog question and answer session to help physicians have a better understanding of their coverage options. eQuoteMD provides quality solutions for medical malpractice insurance to doctors, surgeons, clinics, hospitals and facilities across the United States.
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25May, 2011

Physicians – Never Cancel Your Malpractice Insurance Policy

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Many physicians do not understand the basics of a claims-made medical malpractice insurance policy and are in danger of leaving themselves exposed by not having a thorough understanding of how the policy works. A claims-made policy is different than an occurrence policy in that it only covers a physician or surgeon, while the policy is in force. An occurrence policy covers the physicians even after they cancel the policy however costs significantly more than a claims-made policy.
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23May, 2011

The Liability Insurance Risk for Bariatric Surgery

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Bariatric surgeons are classified at nearly the highest level of risk classifications with professional liability insurance companies today. The risks of lawsuits are very high and can result in expensive payouts. Exploring the basics of bariatric surgery and the medical malpractice risk associated with this specialty can give bariatric surgeons a better understanding of how their liability insurance protects their practice. What is Bariatric Surgery?
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20May, 2011

Video – What is a Broker of Record Letter?

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“Ask eQuoteMD, with Tim Ryan.” A medical malpractice insurance video blog question and answer session to help physicians have a better understanding of their coverage options. eQuoteMD provides quality solutions for medical malpractice insurance to doctors, surgeons, clinics, hospitals and facilities across the United States.
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18May, 2011

How Kansas Medical Malpractice Insurance Works – Part II

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It is important for physicians and surgeons who wish to practice in the state of Kansas, to understand that medical malpractice insurance is different and more complex than it is in most states. In most states, physicians have many different choices and can choose to place their medical malpractice insurance coverage with the carrier of their choice. In part one, of the “How Kansas Medical Malpractice Insurance Works” blog series, we discussed how the state works in conjunction with admitted carriers to provide coverage for all licensed physicians. Part two […]
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