Financial Analysis of the Medical Malpractice Insurance Industry — Third Quarter 2018

February 22, 2019 by matray

This new video series from Medical Liability Monitor takes a quarterly, deep-dive look at the financial health of the medical malpractice insurance industry. These videos give our subscribers and the greater healthcare community all the necessary information to understand the current financial health of the medical professional liability (medical malpractice)… Continue reading...

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Don’t Miss the PLUS 2019 Healthcare & Medical PL Symposium: March 12-13 in Chicago

February 18, 2019 by matray

The Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) is once again hosting its annual Healthcare & Medical PL Symposium at Chicago’s Loews Hotel on March 12-13, 2019. The Symposium brings together speakers, sponsors and a vast network of professionals focused on big topics within the MPL market. “The healthcare market is quickly… Continue reading...

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Physicians Insurance teams with Milliman Datalytics-Defense to Apply Machine-Learning to Claims Management Strategies

December 6, 2018 by matray

Milliman, Inc., a global consulting and actuarial firm, recently announced that Physicians Insurance A Mutual Company has selected Milliman Datalytics-Defense as its advanced analytics legal management platform for processing defense cost invoices. Milliman Datalytics-Defense employs data mining algorithms and machine learning to help insurers and self-insureds detect patterns in attorney billing… Continue reading...

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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

November 16, 2018 by matray

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 of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) endorsed Willow Risk Advisors as… Continue reading...

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QBE North America Creates New Healthcare Unit

October 22, 2018 by matray

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 solutions. The team will provide a multi-line solution, including management… Continue reading...

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Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers Renews Exclusive Agreement with MagnaCare

August 8, 2018 by matray

Physicians' Reciprocal Insurers ("PRI"), an admitted medical malpractice insurer in New York State, announced the renewal of a cooperative agreement, first established in 1998, with MagnaCare, a full-service health plan administrator based in New York. Under the agreement, full-time physicians associated with MagnaCare will receive a 7 percent discount off their malpractice… Continue reading...

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CAIPA Renews Agreement with Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers

July 25, 2018 by matray

Physicians' Reciprocal Insurers (PRI), a medical malpractice insurer in New York State, announced the renewal of a long-standing cooperative agreement with the Coalition of Asian-American IPA (CAIPA). Under the agreement, CAIPA members who are currently insured through PRI, and new members who sign up for medical malpractice coverage, can take advantage of… Continue reading...

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CNA Appoints Bruce Dmytrow to Senior Vice President, Healthcare

May 17, 2018 by matray

CNA announced the appointment of Bruce Dmytrow to senior vice president, Healthcare. In this role, Dmytrow is responsible for the overall strategic leadership and direction of CNA's Healthcare underwriting unit. He reports to Kevin Smith, president and chief operating officer, CNA Specialty.   Dmytrow joined CNA in 1995, most recently serving… Continue reading...

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