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Witness Preparation

Most of my readers, sometime in the medical career, will be a witness in some kind of administrative or judicial procedure. It might be a malpractice action, where you are the defendant, it might be an administrative action where your license might be in jeopardy. Most often, it will be for [...]

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Physician Wellness: Physicians in Crisis

PRI is pleased to announce its April 18, 2019 Physician Discussion Group and CME Program at CAIPA headquarters in Flushing. A DUAL DESIGNED PROGRAM: The program will open with Dr. Kovacs delivering a brief presentation with a focus upon burnout and litigation stress. The Group will then have an Appreciative Inquiry [...]

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Managing a Healthcare Insurers Audit

A recent report from the Office of Inspector General, when thoroughly evaluated, highlights that you as a healthcare provider, should not accept an audit’s findings at face value. This goes for Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance audits. Hire an experienced health law firm and evaluate what you really should owe, if [...]

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Physician Discussion Group – April

PRI is so pleased to have Ernest Kovacs, MD lead the physician discussion group on April 17th.  All topics are open for discussion and all physicians are welcomed. Dr. Kovacs is an expert on Physician Burnout. The group is a confidential, safe and comfortable place for physicians to share experiences with [...]

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PRI Course

PRI's latest excess insurance and 5% premium discount program is now available online! The course is entitled: Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation To access the program online, visit our education portal at https://pri-edu.medmal.com/Default.aspx and follow the instructions below: If you need any assistance call us at 1-855-794-9769 Please note: your login ID [...]

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Unlicensed Personnel

All too many practices employ unlicensed physical therapists, nurses, physicians, acupuncturists, nurse practitioners and physicians assistants. It is your responsibility as a licensed physician to check to make sure that any employee that requires an active license to practice, has a legitimate current license in the state in question. To do [...]

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PRI Announces Partnership with Patient Safety Company CRICO Strategies

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI), the second largest admitted medical malpractice insurer in New York State, has just announced its partnership with CRICO Strategies, a patient safety company. Through the partnership, PRI will enhance its risk management programs as it becomes the newest member of CRICO Strategies' National Comparative Benchmarking System, (CBS). [...]

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PRI Webinar – Surviving A State Administrative Investigation – Playback

The playback for PRI's March 14, 2019 webinar - Surviving A State Administrative Investigation, is now available! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfxSaWHsLhI&t=1s The webinar features Dr. Lawrence F. Kobak. Listen to the playback and learn: What to do when you receive a request for records from the OPMC or OPDWhat to do if you receive [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Alleged Wrongful Death in a Patient Undergoing a Renal Biopsy

PRI secured a defense verdict on behalf of a nephrologist, a nephrology professional corporation, and a nurse practitioner in a case involving the alleged wrongful death of a 53 year old patient involving the discontinuation of antiplatelet therapy in order that a renal biopsy be performed. The descendant-plaintiff had a history [...]

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Physician Discussion Group – March

We welcome you to attend the March 20th PRI Physician Discussion Group! Interested physicians should call the PRI Education Department at 516-277-4326 to register. According to research by Colin West, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic physicians saw improvements in meaning and engagement with their work when they attended facilitated discussion groups focusing [...]

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Recent News From PRI

Demystifying Medical Malpractice Litigation – A New 5% Premium Discount and Excess Program!

Medical malpractice litigation can be a disorienting and overwhelming concern for [...]

PRIConnect℠ Continues to Expand with Access to Valuable Medical Malpractice Resources and Features

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI), the second largest admitted medical malpractice insurer [...]

PRI Announces Partnership with Patient Safety Company CRICO Strategies

Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers (PRI), the second largest admitted medical malpractice insurer [...]

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