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Medical malpractice insurance is specialist cover for healthcare professionals. It offers protection for accidents such as bodily injury or even death to people in your care, spanning reasons such as:
- Delayed diagnosis
- Delays in referral
- Missed diagnosis
- Physical or mental harm to a person under your care
Professional indemnity insurance is often mandatory for healthcare professionals. It provides protection in relation to claims for financial loss caused by your errors or omissions.
For example, if you were to accidentally incorrectly measure a client for specialist tailored equipment, which resulted in them being unable to use or return the equipment, professional indemnity insurance may be able to recover this cost.
Public liability insurance offers financial and legal protection in the event that someone is injured or their property damaged accidentally by you while you're working.
For example, if you were to accidentally injure a client when bathing them in excessively hot water, or damage their property, by forgetting to turn off the tap after bathing them, public liability insurance may cover the costs associated with this damage.
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Our specialist cover for healthcare professionals offers comprehensive cover for risks faced while caring for patients. This includes (but is not limited to):
- Good samaritan acts
- Incorrect treatment
- Failure to provide a sanitary environment
- Prescription errors
Our healthcare professionals insurance is designed for UK-based self-employed carers, nurses and healthcare technicians.
During the quotation process you'll be able to select from £500,000 to £5 million cover for your medical indemnity package.
Medical malpractice insurance (med mal for short) covers medical and healthcare professionals for claims alleging a mistake or negligence in the course of their duties.
Claims of medical negligence against healthcare professionals are on the rise, and the repercussions can be extremely serious, including disciplinary proceedings, medical malpractice inquiries and hefty legal and compensation costs. Medical malpractice cover will enable you to defend yourself and cover the costs involved.
We can arrange for run-off cover to be added to your policy at an additional cost.
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