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Physician Burnout Discussion Group and CME Program – July Group

PRI is pleased to announce its July 11, 2019 Physician Discussion Group and CME Program at the Chinese American Independent Practice Association (CAIPA) location in Flushing, NY. This month's program will involve the discussions with physicians in medical and surgical subspecialties. A DUAL DESIGNED PROGRAM: The program will open with Dr. [...]

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Defense Verdict in a Case of Arthroscopic Surgery with Ligament Reconstruction

PRI obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an orthopedic surgeon in a case involving an allegation of negligent performance of an arthroscopic surgery with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction on a 40-year old construction worker.  The events of the case began on April 20th, when the patient injured his right knee [...]

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Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI), in partnership with Frier Levitt, presents “How to Respond to Document Requests, Audits, and Overpayment Demands” – Playback

  The playback for the June 25, 2019 webinar - How to Respond to Document Requests, Audits, and Overpayment Demands, is now available. Presented in partnership with Frier Levitt, a national healthcare law firm, this webinar provided valuable information for both physicians and practices on how to mitigate the risk of, and [...]

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Should you report a violation?

I have had several clients who have run afoul of a statute, that upon examination was a “violation” not a misdemeanor. In such a case, you have not been convicted of a “crime”. A violation is akin to a parking ticket. Why is this important? When you are completing credentialing applications, [...]

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June 25th Education Seminar – Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation

PRI hosted this season's final  live  NYDFS 5% Discount / Excess Insurance and CME Live Seminar  this evening at PRI headquarters in Roslyn NY.  The program, Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation, is a 5-hour course developed to explain and demonstrate important malpractice concepts such as the elements of negligence, statute of limitations, [...]

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PRI Records $153 Million Improvement to Surplus

Financial, Underwriting and Operational Turnaround Began in July 2017 ROSLYN, N.Y. – May 15, 2019 – Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (“PRI”), the second largest admitted medical malpractice insurer in New York State, today announced that the organizational restructuring that began in July 2017 has resulted in a $153 million improvement to its [...]

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Prescribing Opioids

“The Feds” are now computing batting averages for those who prescribe for opioids. For those who prescribe opioids, beware that big data enables the government to compute what your average morphine equivalent dose prescription is. This in turn, alerts them as to possible problems in your prescribing patterns. Just one more [...]

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June 15th Education Seminar – Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation

PRI hosted its fourth June 2019 NYDFS 5% Discount / Excess Insurance and CME Live Seminar today at PRI headquarters in Roslyn NY.  The program, Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation, is a 5-hour course developed to explain and demonstrate important malpractice concepts such as the elements of negligence, statute of limitations, and [...]

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PRI is proud to announce PRI Physicians’ Club in Manhattan

The PRI Physicians’ Club Manhattan, which is open to all physicians, will provide physicians an opportunity to gather in a relaxed atmosphere where they can connect and talk about their practice stresses, careers, work-life balance, resilience strategies, etc. We hope to provide a forum where physicians can talk, exchange ideas and [...]

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Sign your health insurance company claims forms

Please do not forget to sign your HCFA forms, electronically or otherwise. It must be a valid signature or else the government, under the False Claims Act can claim fraud! A substitute signature is NOT valid! This was just recently decided by a federal district court in US ex rel Kelly [...]

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Recent News From PRI

PRI Records $153 Million Improvement to Surplus

Financial, Underwriting and Operational Turnaround Began in July 2017 ROSLYN, N.Y. [...]

PRI is proud to announce PRI Physicians’ Club in Manhattan

The PRI Physicians’ Club Manhattan, which is open to all physicians, [...]

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