The Doctors Company: Retired Physician Volunteers Receive No-Cost Malpractice Coverage during COVID-19 Pandemic

March 26, 2020 by matray

As U.S. healthcare systems are being pushed to their limits during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Doctors Company announced that it will provide free medical professional liability coverage to retired physicians formerly insured by the company who volunteer during the crisis. "Today, our mission to advance, protect and reward the practice… Continue reading...

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New York Healthcare Risk Management/Patient Safety Conference to Address Pros and Cons of Healthcare Technology

February 28, 2020 by matray

The promise and potential risks of machine learning and other technology will be examined by experts at the 29th Healthcare Risk Management / Patient Safety Conference on Wednesday, March 11, at the New York Marriott Marquis. 2020 Healthcare Technology—Friend or Foe is hosted by Healthcare Risk Advisors (HRA), a business… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Promotes Robert White to EVP of MPL

January 29, 2020 by matray

The Doctors Company announced the promotion of Robert E. White, Jr., to executive vice president, medical professional liability (MPL). White most recently served as the company's lead regional operating officer and previously held the position of regional operating officer of The Doctors Company's Southeast region. In this new role, White… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Appoints Chief Financial Officer, Chief Risk Officer

November 20, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company announced today the promotion of longtime company executive Marco Vanderlaan to chief financial officer (CFO) and chief risk officer. Vanderlaan has held a variety of senior leadership positions with The Doctors Company over 18 years. He most recently served as senior vice president, business assessment, a role… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Appoints New Chief Medical Officer

August 21, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company announced the appointment of David L. Feldman, MD, MBA, CPE, FAAPL, FACS, as chief medical officer (CMO) of The Doctors Company Group. In this new role, Feldman will lead the group’s education efforts in — and be the primary spokesperson for — trends and issues on patient… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Completes Acquisition of Hospital Insurance Co., FOJP Service Corp. in New York

August 1, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company has completed the purchase of Hospitals Insurance Company (HIC), a New York State admitted and licensed insurance company, and FOJP Service Corp., a New York service organization that provides third-party comprehensive insurance and risk management advisory services to HIC-insured hospitals. The purchase price is $650 million, subject… Continue reading...

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NY DFS Approves Acquisition of Hospital Insurance Company by The Doctors Company

June 20, 2019 by matray

Acting New York Financial Services Superintendent Linda A. Lacewell today announced that the Department of Financial Services (DFS) has approved the application of The Doctors Company (TDC) to purchase Hospitals Insurance Company (HIC) from Maimonides Health Resources, Inc., Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, Inc. and Mount Sinai Health System, Inc.,… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Names Daniel Cassavar, MD, to Board of Governors

May 21, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company announced the appointment of Daniel Kent Cassavar, MD, MBA, to its Board of Governors. Cassavar most recently was president and chief medical officer of ProMedica Physicians, a healthcare network of specialized hospitals, facilities, researchers, physicians and Daniel Kent Cassavar, MD, MBA, is a… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Names Howard Mills to Board of Governors

May 16, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company announced the appointment of Howard Mills to the Board of Governors. Mills is the former global insurance regulatory leader of Deloitte. Prior to joining Deloitte in 2007, he served as superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department (now known as the Department of Financial Services). He… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company, UCSF Launch Novel Collaboration to Advance Patient Safety in the Digital Era

May 7, 2019 by matray

The Doctors Company and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), a top-ranked health system and medical school, today launched a new partnership at the intersection of digital medicine and patient safety. The Doctors Company’s commitment to advancing the practice of good medicine will be expanded through a $1 million… Continue reading...

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