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5 Things Psychiatrists Should Avoid When Buying Malpractice Insurance


You have insurance coverage. You received the lowest rate and have the certificate of insurance. You are properly insured, right? Perhaps not. Here are five of the most common issues you should avoid when choosing a policy.  1. Not having enough licensing … Continue reading

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Can You Cancel a Claims-Made Policy Without Buying Tail Coverage?


Many medical professional liability companies only offer claims-made policies to behavioral healthcare providers like you. You are probably familiar with some common assumptions associated with claims-made policies: –  A claims-made policy protects you against claims for an incident if the … Continue reading

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Need Medical Malpractice Coverage. Now What?


A Guest Blog by Rich Stagnato, PRMS Accounts Representative If you are not employed by a hospital or government facility, you will likely need your own medical malpractice policy. You should research your medical malpractice insurance and risk management needs … Continue reading

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Buying Insurance (Oh, No!)


A nationally syndicated advice column last week dealt with the issue of how to politely but decisively suppress any conversation with a talkative stranger (in a waiting room, or on a plane, etc.). One suggestion: tell the stranger that you … Continue reading

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Why Didn’t Anyone Teach This in Residency?


A Guest Blog by Rich Stagnato, PRMS Accounts Representative Private practitioners who need to keep track of reimbursement for their services and maintain records can find that keeping track of medical malpractice policies can also be a challenge. Some insurance … Continue reading

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