The American College of Cardiology (ACC) exclusively endorses The Doctors Company’s medical malpractice insurance program. We have earned the college’s endorsement through our fierce commitment to relentlessly defend, protect, and reward our members.
As the nation’s largest physician-owned medical malpractice insurer, we have unparalleled insight into the broad range of cardiology claims. This enables us to identify emerging threats and deliver innovative solutions to our members.
Backed by the financial strength of more than $4 billion in assets and a membership of 78,000 physicians nationwide, The Doctors Company offers ACC members a unique combination of coverage features, aggressive claims defense, unrivaled protection, and tangible economic benefits.
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Program discount and credits for qualified members
Members with a favorable claims history receive a program discount of 5 percent, and members who remain claims-free receive a claims-free credit of up to 25 percent.
Members can also receive additional premium savings of up to 10 percent by participating in two of the following ACC programs: PINNACLE Registry®, maintenance of certification, or the Patient Safety and Risk Management Self-Assessment Program (SAP). The SAP option provides 12 CME credits.
The industry’s most aggressive legal defense
We have an iron-clad consent-to-settle promise that means no claim is settled without the member’s consent, where permitted by law.
For members facing litigation, we offer Litigation Education Retreats that help doctors master defense tactics, deliver sound testimony, and cope with the emotional stress of a claim.
Our Annual Legal Summit convenes authorities in medical malpractice law to perfect defensive strategies for emerging threats.
Unrivaled protection now and in the future
Our core medical liability policy includes protection against privacy breach and Medicare reviews through CyberGuard® cyber liability protection and MediGuard® regulatory risk coverage.
Members have access to industry-leading patient safety tools and programs tailored to the cardiology specialty, plus free web-based and live CME.
Our collection of cardiology articles, as well as our library of general risk articles, keeps members informed about advances in medicine, medical liability, and patient safety.
Members receive our quarterly publication, The Doctor’s Advocate, which contains timely information on patient safety topics, legislative updates, and the latest industry and company news.
An unequaled financial reward
You deserve more than a little gratitude for a career spent practicing good medicine. That’s why we created the Tribute® Plan, a groundbreaking benefit that rewards you for your loyalty to The Doctors Company and for your commitment to superior patient care. The highest Tribute award to date is $138,599.
Qualified members receive free tail coverage.
Founded and led by doctors for doctors
We treat the physicians we insure as members of our organization, not just policyholders. Founded, owned, and led by physicians—including the physician majority on our board—we are uniquely aligned with our members’ interests and accountable only to them.
All policy provisions are subject to regulatory and underwriting approval and may vary by state.