What is nurses medical malpractice insurance?
The nurses medical malpractice insurance policy is designed to respond to the needs of the nurse for a policy to protect them against claims brought against them in respect of their professional negligence in the execution of their duties.
Why does a nurse needs medical malpractice insurance?
Medical indemnity insurance is suitable for nurses involved in the delivery of medical services whether on a consultancy, surgical or invasive treatments or the provision of emergency response care. All nurses should be aware of their exposure to the possibility of a claim being made against them and should consider the benefits of securing adequate medical malpractice insurance.
What is covered under a nurses medical malpractice insurance policy?
The policy protects you in respect of claims made against you in respect of your legal liability arising from a a breach of professional duty and the cover will include;
- The legal costs of mounting a defence in respect of any claim made against you and any damages that are subsequently awarded against you.
- Cover applies to claims for bodily injury, mental injury illness disease and death arising in the course of your business.
- Cover in respect of Good Samaritan acts outside the regular scope of your practice.
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