Premier Insurance Management Services (PIMS) has recognized six healthcare alliance member hospitals and health systems in its annual American Excess Insurance Exchange (AEIX) Risk Management Award.
CNA, a leading insurer of healthcare organizations and professionals, has developed a new integrated insurance solution intended to meet the full range of exposures unique to Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs).
Hospital risk managers need to be involved as early as possible in the process of acquiring physician practices in order to ensure their organization has a full understanding of the risks involved.
Healthcare providers and other covered entities need to scrutinize their business associates to ensure protected health information (PHI) is kept safe.
The ACE Group has launched two new package policies designed to provide healthcare organizations with a solution to their complex and ever-expanding exposures.
A significant proportion of unintended consequences relating to the use of health information technology (HIT) are the result of human error, according to a new investigation by ECRI Institute PSO.
Surgery Center Network (SCN), the network of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), has partnered with Gallagher Healthcare to provide its members with a property, casualty and medical malpractice rate estimator, discounted insurance rates and other related services.
CompWest Insurance Company, part of the Accident Fund Holdings family, has partnered with Phoenix Risk Management Insurance Services to write workers' compensation insurance for specific classes in the healthcare industry.
New processes designed to improve employee and patient safety should first be trialled on a very small scale before being fully implemented.
Data shows that more inpatients are suffering infections from bacteria resistant to all or nearly all antibiotics.