Articles posted by Erik Leander

Jul 13, 2021
Group Health Insurance

Group Health Insurance – Give Employees a Better Bonus Money can be a great motivator, but it only goes so far. Why not offer new and existing employees something that a raise or bonus can never give them? Peace of mind. Bonuses and bigger wages can do a lot to motivate employees, but the problem […]

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Jul 13, 2021
Disability Insurance for Doctors

PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT WITH DISABILITY INSURANCE Disability insurance for doctors is a safety net product that Cunningham Group recommends every physician purchase. Because you and your family’s livelihood is attached to your acquired knowledge and the physical ability to apply that knowledge, the right disability insurance product is critical to safeguarding your future. More so […]

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Nov 6, 2020
PRI Launches New Admitted MPL Insurer EmPRO in New York

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI) launched EmPRO Insurance Co., a new subsidiary insurer domiciled and authorized to write medical professional liability business in the State of New York, on September 15. Wholly-owned by PRI, EmPRO is administered by PRIMMA LLC, PRI’s attorney-in-fact. Current PRI insureds will be transitioned to EmPRO when their policies renew without any […]

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Sep 17, 2020
More Than Half of All Doctors Are Employed by Health Systems

Consolidation of physicians and hospitals into health systems increased substantially from 2016 to 2018, according to a study conducted by the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ) and published in the August 2020 edition of Health Affairs. The study found that 51% of U.S. physicians were affiliated with health systems in 2018, compared […]

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Oregon
Aug 5, 2020
Oregon Supreme Court Strikes Down Noneconomic Damage Cap

The Oregon Supreme Court last month invalidated statutory limits on noneconomic damages for personal injury claims. The high court ruled that the cap enacted by the legislature in 1987 violates the legal remedy clause of the Oregon Constitution. The decision affirmed an appeals court’s reversal of a trial court ruling on an award for a […]

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May 20, 2020
A Guide to Reopening Your Medical Practice During COVID-19

The Doctors Company has put together a checklist for reopening your practice during COVID-19. You can download it here: As officials relax some COVID-19 restrictions and you begin to reopen your practice, be mindful that transitions may occur in phases. If there is a resurgence of the virus, you will need to reassess the process […]

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Apr 13, 2020
Telemedicine Resources during COVID-19 Pandemic

Telemedicine Guide #2 put together by the AMA: Another great run down by the AMA that covers just about everything else the first guide above doesn’t. The American College of Physicians has 3 great guides: Telehealth Coding and Billing during COVID-19 COVID-19 Payer Policies COVID-19 Practice Financial & Management Issues The Doctors Company has a […]

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Mar 28, 2020
Malpractice Insurance Coverage during Covid-19 Pandemic

Please use the Medical Malpractice Insurance Company list below to find the most up-to-date COVID-19 Coverage Information. We are committed to ensuring all healthcare professionals have the necessary information regarding how each medical malpractice insurance company will be handling coverage and claims during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please contact us with any questions related to your […]

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Mar 26, 2020
The Doctors Company: COVID-19 FAQ

Last updated 3/26/2020 We know how busy everyone is during the Covid-19 pandemic, and we want you to know that we are making all information available to our clients as soon as we receive it. Please bookmark or periodically check this page to receive any updated information regarding how The Doctors Company is handling this […]

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