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New Health Care Reimbursement Models Detailed in Video

Already in Use, Latest Models Will Become Part of Everyday Practice

Napa, California—March 5, 2013—The Doctors Company, the nation’s largest medical malpractice insurer, announced today its video “New Health Care Reimbursement Models,” featuring James W. Saxton, Esq., of Pennsylvania. Saxton is chair of Stevens & Lee’s Health Care Litigation and Risk Management Group and co-chair of its Health Department.

In the video, Mr. Saxton describes how the latest health care reimbursement models—Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), fee for service, bundled payments or global payments, pay for performance or pay for certain metrics, and never events—will affect a physician’s everyday practice.

“In our Future of Health Care Survey, a majority of physicians said they were either undecided or needed more information about new health care delivery systems such as ACOs,” said Stacy Schultz, vice president of marketing for The Doctors Company. “Through access to key industry experts, The Doctors Company is uniquely positioned to provide a variety of perspectives on new health care models and their impact on physicians.”

To view the video and to subscribe to The Doctors Company YouTube channel to view other videos produced by The Doctors Company, go to www.youtube.com/doctorscompany.

About The Doctors Company
Founded by doctors for doctors in 1976, The Doctors Company (www.thedoctors.com) is relentlessly committed to advancing, protecting, and rewarding the practice of good medicine. The Doctors Company is the nation’s largest medical malpractice insurer, with 73,000 members and $4 billion in assets, and is rated A by A.M. Best Company and Fitch Ratings.

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