A.M. Best Affirms The Doctors Company’s ‘A’ Excellent Financial Rating

August 10, 2020 by matray

A.M. Best has affirmed The Doctors Company’s financial strength rating (FSR) of A and the company’s long-term issuer credit rating (ICR) of “a+” and stated the outlook of these ratings is stable. These ratings apply to the parent group, The Doctors Company, An Interinsurance Exchange, and the following subsidiaries: TDC… Continue reading...

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TDC Offering Risk Management Lessons to Medical, Dental Practice Managers

June 10, 2020 by matray

Now is a critical time for practice managers to develop an in-depth awareness of current risks — as new threats have emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic. To help practices prevent injuries, claims or financial penalties for noncompliance, The Doctors Company is now offering an unique training program, “Risk Management Fundamentals… Continue reading...

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Dr. Richard Anderson to Receive 2020 MPL Association Award of Excellence in Honor of Peter Sweetland

May 11, 2020 by matray

The Medical Professional Liability (MPL) Association announced Richard Anderson, MD, FACP, chairman and chief executive of The Doctors Company, will be the recipient of the 2020 Award of Excellence in Honor of Peter Sweetland. Dr. Anderson is being honored for his singular contributions and longtime dedication to the MPL insurance… Continue reading...

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Fitch Ratings Affirms ‘A’ Ratings, ‘Stable’ Outlook for The Doctors Company Group

April 30, 2020 by matray

Fitch Ratings has affirmed its "A" (Strong) Insurer Financial Strength ratings for The Doctors Company and its wholly owned subsidiaries, collectively referred to as The Doctors Company Group. Fitch also announced that the rating outlook for all ratings is "Stable." The ratings are based on Fitch's current assessment of the… Continue reading...

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The Doctors Company Hires New Top Claims Executive

April 28, 2020 by matray

The Doctors Company announced the hiring of Marco Spadacenta to be senior vice president of claims, effective April 27. In his new role, Spadacenta oversees the claims function nationally of the admitted medical professional liability (MPL) unit, reporting directly to Robert White, executive vice president, MPL. Spadacenta most recently served… Continue reading...

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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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