News and Articles—Healthcare



article image 10-18-23.jpgManaging Risks in Urgent Care Settings

October 18, 2023

Medical professionals face numerous liability risks. In the urgent care arena, balancing the needs of patients while navigating potential risks is no easy matter. In addition to liability insurance solutions, urgent care operations must take a close look… more ▶


article image 4-17-23.jpgSignificant Health Trends for 2023

April 17, 2023

Health has been at the heart of the most pressing crises in the last few years. A worldwide pandemic, growing mental health concerns, and the typical yearly problems with flu, strep, and other viruses have conspired to keep Americans… more ▶


article image 9-2-22.jpgHow Technology is Shaping Healthcare

September 2, 2022

Few industries have been revolutionized by technological developments quite the way that healthcare has. Technology has become a central feature in many aspects of the industry, making care more accessible, versatile, and practical. Technology has made… more ▶


article image 3-1-22.jpgWhy is the Healthcare Industry Riddled with Cyber Breaches?

March 1, 2022

A hospital should be one of the safest places to be, but in reality, there are many risks lurking in healthcare facilities. In addition to the risk that hospital acquired infections can pose to one’s health… more ▶


article image 2-1-22.jpgExploring Healthcare Trends for 2022

February 1, 2022

Over the past few years, healthcare has seen significant progress at all levels, from research and development to patient care. The industry continues to make advancements in technology and service delivery models, and 2022 is not likely to be an exception… more ▶


article image 11-29-21.jpgRetaining Quality Staff in Nursing Homes

November 29, 2021

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that there are 1.3 million people currently living in nursing homes. These residents rely on staff for medication, nutrition, and help with daily tasks. Unfortunately, though, it’s not always easy… more ▶


article image 10-12-21.jpgPreventing Falls in Assisted Living Facilities

October 12, 2021

When considering the liabilities, you need to address with clients looking into skilled nursing home insurance, advising them to develop a risk reduction strategy is best to minimize their claim exposures. Patient falls are one of the more serious concerns… more ▶


article image 7-6-21.jpgCommon Patient-Care Risks Faced by Nursing Homes

July 6, 2021

With over a million seniors receiving care from facilities like nursing homes and memory care centers, the long-term healthcare industry is experiencing significant growth. Residents and their families rely on compassionate and accurate care at these facilities. To… more ▶


articles image_0051_59.jpgWhy Healthcare Risk Management is Crucial

September 17, 2019

In any business environment, managing one’s risks is the key to success. Risk management is the practice of identifying the unique risks inherent in an operation, then taking steps to mitigate those risks. In the healthcare sector, risk management is of the utmost… more ▶


articles image_0050_60.jpgMental Exhaustion in Healthcare: A Risk Factor for Employees and Patients

September 10, 2019

The healthcare industry continually faces significant challenges as it delivers quality care to millions of patients each year. Some of these challenges are centered on the level of and the complexity of the care provided. Others are directly related to… more ▶


articles image_0049_61.jpgErgonomic Risk Factors in Healthcare

September 3, 2019

The healthcare profession is an industry with numerous challenges and risks. Among the many risks healthcare providers face in delivering care is the alarming rate of injuries – a rate that surpasses many other industrial occupations that are understood… more ▶


article image 2-5-19.jpgHealthcare Professional Liability Costs Are On The Rise

February 5, 2019

Healthcare systems face unique challenges as they deliver medical care to millions of people each year. Healthcare costs are rising – for facilities, caregivers, and patients alike. Among the rising costs is that of professional liability insurance, which has… more ▶


articles image_0026_84.jpgSlip-and-Fall Injuries: A Twofold Liability in Healthcare Facilities

December 11, 2018

Healthcare facilities like hospitals, clinics, and long-term care operations are tasked with providing compassionate and effective care to their patients. These facilities also have a duty to provide safe working conditions for their staff. Most people think… more ▶


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Shielding Community Associations from Risk

February 15, 2024 | The business of most planned housing developments is managed by a community association or homeowners association (HOA). These associations… more ▶

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Liability Essentials for Staffing Agencies

February 1, 2024 | For staffing agencies, where the intricacies of staffing and human resources merge, the importance of liability insurance cannot be overstated… more ▶

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Showtime Safeguard: Liability Insurance

January 16, 2024 | Liability insurance in the entertainment industry is a crucial form of protection that safeguards businesses and individuals against potential legal claims… more ▶