News and Articles—Healthcare



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 ▶


articles image_0031_79.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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Overcoming Banking Industry Challenges

April 30, 2022 | There are new challenges in the banking industry that emerge every year. Changes in the economy, new customer needs, and evolving regulations… more 

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The Benefits of Cyber Insurance

April 15, 2022 | Cyberattacks seem to be a fixture in the news as of late, and it’s easy to see why. Data breaches, malware, and distributed denial-of-service attacks… more 

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The State of the Property Insurance Market

April 1, 2022 | Surveying the property insurance market will reveal several key trends. It will also offer insight into the general state of the economy… more