MedMal Direct Names Steven Carey VP of Claims
September 2, 2022by
MedMal Direct Insurance Co. named Steven Carey its new vice president of claims, effective immediately.
“Steven is an experienced claims professional with a strong desire to apply the strategies learned to defend our insureds working with our local defense counsel,” Marc D. Hammett, MedMal Direct president and CEO. “I have had the pleasure to work with him directly since he joined our team in 2020. His understanding of physician medical professional liability claims coupled with his dedication to being responsive to our insureds, clear communication throughout the process and securing expert counsel to defend their reputation. This passion and desire to work on behalf of our insureds during this difficult and trying time makes Steven the perfect selection to assume this role for the organization.”
Carey previously served as the assistant vice president of claims for MedMal Direct and has more than 14 years of claims management experience in medical professional liability.
“Our Board is pleased to have Steven assume the VP of claims role and the challenge to manage the claims responsibilities at MedMal Direct,” said P. Butler Ball, CEO and director of Physicians Trust, Inc., MedMal Direct’s parent company. “Steven’s experience in the industry, his commitment to excellence and his dedication to our insureds makes him the ideal choice to lead our claims team.”