What Is Minimum Earned Premium?

If you are a doctor or work for a doctor’s office, you pay a premium each year to get medical malpractice insurance. Find out what a minimum earned premium is! [More]

What Is Absolute Liability?

Many physicians do not fully understand the definition of absolute liability. Learn more and discover exactly what is absolute liability! [More]

Risk Management Classifications

Insurance is often concerned with risk, or the potential for damages and harm that can occur in the future. Find out the risk management classifications! [More]

Resources for Physicians

Physicians and medical professionals need to have access to information all the time. See our list of the best resources for physicians online. [More]

Highest Malpractice Insurance by Specialty

Different specialties pay different premiums based on their likelihood of being sued. Find out what specialties have the highest malpractice insurance costs. [More]

What Does Medical Malpractice Insurance Cover?

Medical professionals require a separate class of insurance known as medical malpractice coverage. Find out what medical malpractice insurance covers. [More]

Digital Distractions in Healthcare

Interruptions and distractions in healthcare are a reality for most physicians, nurses, surgeons and other medical professionals. Learn more about digital distractions and their impact on patient safety. [More]

The Importance of Patient Informed Consent

Patients make decisions about whether to pursue treatment, seek a second opinion or refuse a procedure. Here's the importance of patient informed consent. [More]

Effective Communication in a Medical Office

Solid communication is essential to providing quality care to patients. Follow our tips for effective communication in a medical office. [More]

What Are the Different Types of Medical Practices?

Patients have different needs, so different types of medical practices exist to deliver the most effective medical care. Find out the different types of medical practices. [More]

Drug Diversion: What It Is and How You Can Protect Your Practice From It

Substance abuse is a major problem in the United States, but the majority of this problem is due to prescription drugs. Learn how to protect your practice. [More]

Types of Managed Care Organizations

Managed care organizations fall into 3 main categories; Health Maintenance Organizations, Preferred Provider Organizations, & Point of Service Organizations. Click to learn more! [More]

What Are Economic and Non-Economic Damages?

When a medical malpractice claim is filed, damages may be awarded to the plaintiff if they can establish a doctor was liable for injuries. Find out what economic and non-economic damages are. [More]

Do Nurses Need Medical Malpractice Insurance?

In many cases, nurses are on the front lines of patient care. Is it necessary for nurses to have medical malpractice insurance? Read more. [More]

What is Vicarious Liability?

Doctors are hiring practice providers or independent contractors to help to serve patients better increasing the risk of vicarious liability. Learn more. [More]

What is Data Breach Insurance?

As more of the medical field becomes digitized, concerns about cyber security and data breaches grow. Learn more about data breach insurance and why it is so important. [More]

Questions You Should Ask Before Purchasing Medical Malpractice Insurance

Medical malpractice insurance is not only the law, but it provides protection in the event of claims. Here's what to ask before purchasing a policy. [More]

The 23 Best Medical Apps for Doctors

Many professional industries rely heavily on apps to help you become a better medical professional. Find out the 23 best medical apps for doctors today. [More]

Social Media for Physicians

Social media has become ingrained into our society but you can use this to your advantage. Learn how to make social media work for you as a physician. [More]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Electronic Health Records

An electronic health record (EHR) is a computerized collection of patient information in a digital format. Find out the advantages and disadvantages of electronic health records. [More]