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The provision of healthcare has always carried risk. As medicine has advanced, expectations have risen and tolerance for risk has diminished. If something goes wrong, someone must be to blame.

At the same time, the complexity of modern medicine brings risks of its own. Often these have little to do with the mission of healthcare providers and caregivers. They derive from complex rules such as those regarding the handling of confidential information. If these risks are not well handled, they can prove enormously costly.

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Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice

Needham Insurance is a specialist insurance broker for Medical Malpractice insurance

Needham Insurance is an expert in the healthcare sector and has created a medical malpractice insurance package specifically designed for small businesses.

A range of small businesses can benefit from Needham’s medical malpractice cover including:

• Complementary medical practitioners.
For example acupuncturists, counsellors, homeopaths, hypnotherapists, masseurs and reflexologists.

• Corporate health providers. For example ambulance/ repatriation services, beauty salons, laser eye clinics, health and fitness/gyms, health screening/mobile units, medical centres and medical employment agencies.

• Medical establishments. For example fertility clinics, cosmetic clinics, day care centres and nursing homes.

• Supplementary medical practitioners.
For example audiologists, beauticians, paramedics, advanced paramedics, emergency medical technicians, first aiders, podiatrists, speech therapists, opticians,pharmacists/chemists, carers, clinical and physiologists.

• Registered medical practitioners. For example doctors, dentists, surgeons, nurses, advanced nurse practitioners and cosmetic practitioners.

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The provision of healthcare has always carried risk:
the Hippocratic oath forbad doctors operating on patients to remove gallstones because the procedure was deemed too risky. But as medicine has advanced, expectations have risen and tolerance for risk has diminished.
If something goes wrong, someone must be to blame.

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Our Medical Malpractice Insurance Includes:

We offer a claims made policy with cover available for:

  • Medical malpractice
  • Professional indemnity
  • Public/General liability
  • Product liability
  • Breach of professional confidentiality.
  • Libel and slander
  • Inquest costs
  • Loss of documents
  • Good Samaritan acts.

Limits

• £10m (€12.86m) any one claim
• £10m (€12.86m) in the aggregate.

We also have cover for Non hospital medical surgical providers. Please contact us for more information.

We would recommend the following practitioners take out cover.(this is not an exhaustive list)

Audiologist

Endocrinologist

Immunologist

Nurse

Optometrist/ Optician

Pathologist

Physicians

Sonographer

Cardiologist

First Aider

Medical lab technician

Nutritionist

Orthodontist

Perfusionist

Prosthetist/ Orthotist

Dentists

General practitioner

Microbiologist

Occupational therapist

Orthopaedics

Pharmacist

Psychiatrist

Dermatologist

Gynaecologists

Neurologist

Oncologist

Paediatrician

Physiologist

Radiographer

Urologist

Speech Surgeon therapist

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Nuneaton
CV11 7NA


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Gethin House
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Nuneaton
Warwickshire
CV11 4DA

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Torwood Close
Coventry
CV4 8HX


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772-774 Chesterfield Road
Sheffield
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