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Willow Risk Advisors Partners with the American Society Interventional Pain Management to Launch Medical Malpractice Insurance Program Exclusively for Its Members

Willow Risk Advisors announced a partnership with American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) for an exclusive medical professional liability insurance program available to its members. In an effort to further increase value to its physician members, The American Society … Continue reading

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Medical Malpractice Minute — November 2018

Watch this brief video to learn the most interesting thing in medical professional liability this month — Berkshire Hathaway’s acquisition of MLMIC:

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ISMIE Mutual Announces New Osteopathic Partnerships

ISMIE Mutual Insurance Co. has partnered with the Indiana Osteopathic Association (IOA) and the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association (POMA). Through the program, IOA and POMA members will receive access to ISMIE’s risk management program, discount credits and other benefits that come … Continue reading

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Cooperative of American Physicians Announces Hire of Thomas Mortimer

The Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) today announced the new hire of Thomas Mortimer in the role of senior account executive, adding a depth of industry knowledge and experience to the CAP sales team. Mortimer will report to Daniel Cavanaugh, … Continue reading

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ISMIE Mutual Adds Brad Ash to Medical Liability Executive Leadership Team

ISMIE Mutual Insurance Co. announced Charles Bradley (Brad) Ash has joined the company’s management team as a senior vice president, reporting to Wayne de Nazarie, executive vice president. Ash brings extensive experience within the medical liability insurance industry, most recently … Continue reading

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ISMIE Mutual Admitted in Ohio

ISMIE Mutual Insurance Co. announced that Ohio insurance regulators have granted the company admitted status, another important step in the leading medical professional liability carrier’s national expansion. With this recent development, ISMIE is able to offer Ohio physicians, health professionals … Continue reading

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A.M. Best Upholds Superior Rating of the Cooperative of American Physicians Mutual Protection Trust

The Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) today announced that the outstanding financial strength of its core product, the Mutual Protection Trust (MPT), has again earned an A+ (Superior) Rating from A.M. Best Company, a global full-service credit rating agency dedicated … Continue reading

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QBE North America Creates New Healthcare Unit

Specialist insurer QBE North America has created a new healthcare unit that will be led by Cindy Oard, senior vice president, underwriting leader. The unit, QBE Integrated Advantage for Healthcare, is comprised of healthcare professionals in underwriting, claims, and risk … Continue reading

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AAOS Celebrates Passage of the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act

The American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) celebrated the Senate passage of the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act on October 3 as part of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (H.R.302). The legislation, which AAOS has advocated for since 2015, provides … Continue reading

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California Enacts First-In-Nation Law Requiring Doctors To Tell Patients When They Are On Probation

Doctors in California will have to be honest with their patients if they are on probation for sexual assault or other egregious patient harm under legislation, SB 1448 by Senator Jerry Hill, that was signed by the Governor yesterday. The … Continue reading

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