Liability Management 101 – August 2016
by Michael R. Marks, MD, MBA
Why Malpractice Insurance Is Not Enough
Today’s orthopaedic practices are at a crossroads. Many face possible mergers or acquisitions and potential relationships with hospital systems and third-party payers. As the healthcare landscape shifts, so too does a practice’s professional liability exposures. Recently, I spoke with David Burke, director of Smith Brothers Insurance Healthcare Division, to find out what orthopaedic surgeons can do to protect themselves and their practices.