Alternate Payment Methods: A Win-Win for Patients and Providers

9/14/2017
Do alternative payment methods benefit healthcare providers? One possible advantage is that focus on improved quality could reduce liability exposure. Read More »

Pennsylvania Supreme Court: Informed Consent Is a Non-delegable Duty

Blog - 8/30/2017
Pennsylvania Supreme Court opinion could significantly change the way physicians and surgeons address informed consent. Read More »

Seven Ways to Protect Patient Safety During Mergers and Acquisitions

Blog - 6/21/2017
Healthcare services industry mergers and acquisitions are on the rise. Find out how organizations can help protect patient safety during these complex transitions. Read More »

Testing & Screening Tips for Pediatric Lead Poisoning

Blog - 4/4/2017
Lead toxicity among children in the United States has been a public health issue for decades and statistics show the problem is widespread. This article provides tips top help healthcare providers improve their lead screening and testing protocols. Read More »

Tips to Improve the Healthcare Experience for LGBTQ Patients

Blog - 3/27/2017
LGBTQ patients frequently experience healthcare disparities. This article provides tips to help physicians and healthcare providers change the narrative: to reduce fear, exceed expectations, improve patient satisfaction, and change lives for the better. Read More »

Making Patient-Centered Decisions

Blog - 3/9/2017
Tips to help healthcare providers understand biases, increase engagement, and develop a patient-centered approach. Read More »

Celebrating Patient Safety Month With Patient and Family Advisory Council Video Series

Blog - 2/28/2017
Learn how Patient and Family Advisory Councils (PACFs) are changing lives and improving care. Read More »

Medication Errors: The Risks We Must Reduce

Blog - 2/14/2017
A root-cause analysis of 11,000 medication-related claims reveals top areas of concern. Read More »

Welcome to the Coverys Insights Blog

Blog - 2/8/2017
Coverys' experts provide insight on patient safety, medical malpractice claims, medical professional liability insurance, and more. Read More »

Captive Insurance Companies Benefit From Collaboration

Blog - 1/24/2017
Collaborating with an experienced MPL company benefits captive insurance companies. Read More »

Using Malpractice Claims Data to Improve Patient Safety

Blog - 1/17/2017
Evaluating national malpractice claim trends can help you identify risk and improve patient and financial outcomes. Read More »

Shared Decision-Making & Patient Engagement

Blog - 12/15/2016
An overview of why patient engagement and shared decision-making is essential to successful patient-centered care. Read More »

Seven Tips to Increase Patient Engagement

Blog - 12/15/2016
Tips to help physicians and healthcare providers improve care through patient engagement. Read More »

Language to Encourage Patient Engagement

Blog - 12/15/2016
Insight into how the language you use when communicating with patients can help or hinder patient engagement. Read More »

Tips for Responding to Negative Online Reviews

Blog - 11/15/2016
Tips to help you develop and implement a response plan to negative online reviews. Read More »

Is Your MPL Insurer Financially Strong?

Blog - 10/11/2016
Evaluating the financial health of your insurer will help you determine if they are likely to be there to support you through a malpractice claim. Read More »

How to Recognize and Respond to Zika

Blog - 9/2/2016
Tips to help physicians and healthcare providers recognize and respond to the Zika virus. Read More »

Communicating With Patients About Zika

Blog - 9/2/2016
How and what to communicate to patients regarding the Zika virus. Read More »

Reducing Zika Risk for Healthcare Providers

Blog - 9/2/2016
Identify and reduce risks to physicians and healthcare workers who treat patients with the Zika virus. Read More »
Coverys produces resources such as reports, white papers, newsletters, FAQs and other thought leadership content addressing important issues healthcare providers face. The resources listed in this section are a small representation of the tools and resources we provide our policyholders and clients.
 
To find out more about Coverys and the resources we can provide you, contact us at riskmanagement@coverys.com.