Rates in Massachusetts are very high, with yearly premiums for obstetricians costing close to $100,000, if not more, and rates for general surgeons set at about $50,000. Rates for general practitioners tend to be in the teens. Massachusetts premiums tend to be similar or lower than those in neighboring states like Connecticut and New York.
Get Historic Rates
By combining our efforts with those of the Medical Liability Monitor â€“ the nationâ€™s leading independent source of Medical Liability Insurance news, as well as the political, legal and risk management issues that affect the healthcare industry â€“ weâ€™ve published historic rate data for every county in the Bay State. You can view all the rates by completing the three simple steps on the left of this page. Youâ€™ll find the insights offered by this information invaluable when making your decision on your medical malpractice insurance coverage and carriers. This is only one of the many reasons that Cunningham Group Insurance has become the preferred online source for Massachusetts physicians, healthcare professionals and medical groups looking to find the best coverage and lower their medical malpractice insurance rates.
Coverage by Massachusetts County
Rates in Massachusetts are generally set for the entire Commonwealth, and do not vary across the stateâ€™s 14 counties. Physicians will find the same high premiums whether they practice in populous areas like Middlesex, Essex and Suffolk Counties, or in rural areas like Nantucket County.