Choose malpractice coverage wisely
Abstract: All physicians must have malpractice insurance. But all policies aren’t alike. It’s critical to choose one that fits the practice’s needs. Otherwise, the practice could find itself in a tenuous financial and legal situation should someone be sued. This article describes different types of coverage, such as claims-made, tail and nose policies. It also looks at policy provisions that should be carefully examined and offers tips for selecting a carrier.