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March 16, 2017, Healthcare Finance News
Breaking Down the Financial Toll of Healthcare Data Breaches
Craig Musgrave, CIO of The Doctors Company, and Devin O'Brien, senior counsel at The Doctors Company, discuss the financial toll hospitals and medical practices face after a data breach.

March 13, 2017, KevinMD.com
It’s Time to Reset the Medical Malpractice Insurance Conversation
In this article, Richard E. Anderson, MD, chairman and CEO, gives his perspective on why The Doctors Company believes it is important to “take the ‘mal’ out of malpractice.”

March 10, 2017, Napa Valley Register
Queen of the Valley Nurses Trained in Stroke Assessment
This article discusses how an $88,020 grant from The Doctors Company Foundation helped train 450 nurses in stroke assessment at Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa, California.

February 15, 2017, Internal Medicine News
Malpractice 2017: Do We Need Reform?
Richard E. Anderson, MD, chairman and CEO of The Doctors Company, discusses the current state of medical malpractice reform and the changing healthcare environment.

December 30, 2016, The Washington Post
Top Republicans Say There’s a Medical Malpractice Crisis. Experts Say There Isn’t
This article discussing the medical malpractice industry nationwide cites The Doctors Company's data on insurance rates and claims frequency.

November 10, 2016, Medical Economics
5 Strategies to Reduce Malpractice Lawsuit Threats
David B. Troxel, MD, medical director at The Doctors Company, and Robin Diamond, senior vice president of patient safety and risk management at The Doctors Company, discuss how physicians and healthcare facilities can reduce risks and avoid malpractice suits.

October 18, 2016, Medscape
Are Internists the Biggest Target for Lawsuits?
This article covers the key findings from The Doctors Company's Internal Medicine Closed Claims Study.

October 5, 2016, Internal Medicine News
Diagnostic Error Most Common Claim Against Internists
David B. Troxel, MD, medical director at The Doctors Company, discusses the company's recent study of closed malpractice claims in internal medicine and key mitigation strategies to address the top risks.

Fall 2016, CAPG Health
The Domino Effect of the Affordable Care Act
Rob Francis, chief operating officer of The Doctors Company, shares insights on how the Affordable Care Act is pushing doctors and patients into other forms of healthcare delivery, and the benefits and risks of that shift.

September 21, 2016, MedPage Today
The Doctors Company: Malpractice Claims Down
This article features The Doctors Company's analysis of 1,180 closed claims levied against internal medicine physicians spanning 2007-2014, which found that even with a spike in outpatient claims, overall claims are down.

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