Medical Professional Liability

Medical professional liability insurance issues.

Medical Professional Liability Insurance Committee fact sheet on medical professional liability exposures. (June 6, 2014)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting (COPLFR) comment letter to the NAIC's Casualty Actuarial & Statistical Task Force on the Statutory Accounting Principles Working Group's proposed changes to SSAP 65. (November 16, 2012)
Medical Professional Liability Committee letter to the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives concerning H.R. 5, which would reform the medical professional liability system and repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (March 21, 2012)
Medical Professional Liability Insurance Committee fact sheet on the Death, Disability, and Retirement (DDR) Extended Reporting Endorsement. (February 15, 2012)
Medical Professional Liability Subcommittee letter to Congress discussing concerns with the inclusion of a provision that would repeal the McCarran-Ferguson Act, an antitrust exemption for health and medical professional liability insurance, within the House's Affordable Health Care for America Act. Additionally, the Academy provided comments to the House on the legislation focusing on the risks insured under a variety of types of property/casualty insurance policies. (January 21, 2010)
Medical Professional Liability Insurance Subcommittee tort-reform fact sheet, which is the second in a series of fact sheets published by the subcommittee designed for actuaries as well as the general public. (October 1, 2009)
First in a series of fact sheets produced by the Medical Malpractice Insurance Subcommittee that discusses different types of medical professional liability insurance policies. (March 1, 2008)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee comments on S. 22 and S. 23, a pair of medical professional liability reform bills being considered in the Senate. (May 8, 2006)
The Medical Malpractice Subcommittee produced this paper on factors to be considered in using medical malpractice insurance closed-claim databases. (April 1, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Insurance Subcommittee letter to members of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee in response to its request for additional information on medical malpractice liability reform. (March 14, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee follow-up comments supplementing testimony from a House subcommittee hearing on medical malpractice liability reform. (February 22, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee testimony at a House subcommittee hearing on medical malpractice liability reform. (February 10, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee presentation to the House Judiciary Tort Reform Ad Hoc Study Committee of South Carolina on medical malpractice reform. (December 31, 2003)
Medical Malpractice Insurance Subcommittee testimony to the South Carolina legislature on tort reform. (October 30, 2003)
A statement by the Medical Malpractice Subcommittee to the Ohio Medical Malpractice Commission about industry financial results, ratemaking, and tort reform. (June 11, 2003)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee testimony to the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Health hearing on medical malpractice insurance. (February 27, 2003)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee to the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on the role of medical malpractice litigation in patient access to care. (February 11, 2003)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee testimony to the House Energy and Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on the Pennsylvania medical liability insurance crisis. (February 10, 2003)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee issue brief addressing medical privacy in the workers' compensation system. (August 1, 2002)
Follow-up comments of James Hurley of the Medical Malpractice Subcommittee after providing testimony to the House Subcommittee on Health hearing on the availability and pricing of medical malpractice liability insurance. (July 31, 2002)