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The Tribute Plan
Unlike commercial insurance companies, which look for ways to reward shareholders, The Doctors Company is dedicated to rewarding our members. In 2007 we created the Tribute® Plan, an unrivaled financial benefit that rewards you and your fellow physicians for your loyalty and dedication to superior patient care.

Oct 13, 2020
COVID-19 Administrative and Medical Record Documentation: Prepare for Future Lawsuits
Debbie Kane Hill, MBA, RN, CPHRM, CPPS
For months, physicians and practice managers have been in crisis mode due to COVID-19 and have faced daunting challenges daily. What the future holds relative to the evolution of COVID-19 remains unknown, but it is certain that litigation for COVID-related claims is on the horizon and will impact physicians in all medical specialties and practice models.

January 17, 2022, Merritt Hawkins
10 Physician Trends to Know in 2022
In this Merritt Hawkins article, three experts representing both The Doctors Company and TDC Group are extensively quoted on the top trends affecting medical practices. Richard E. Anderson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, discusses medical practices becoming more consumer-oriented. Laura Kline, MBA, CPCU, Senior Vice President of Business Development, notes how advanced practice clinicians will become the primary care providers for many Americans. David L. Feldman, MD, MBA, FACS, Chief Medical Officer, predicts that federal legislation will be introduced to further facilitate telehealth across the country.

Thomas Murphy
Tom Murphy is an agent for medical malpractice insurance with Danna-Gracey. He is based in Delray Beach, Florida.

December 28, 2020, Integrated Healthcare Executive
Reducing Cardiology Malpractice Claims, Lawsuits in Health Practices
David L. Feldman, MD, MBA, FACS, chief medical officer for The Doctors Company and for the TDC Group of companies (TDC Group), and John Preston Erwin III, MD, FACC, cardiologist at NorthShore University HealthSystem and participant in our ACC MPL Insurance Working Group, are featured in this article, where they discuss the findings in our recent Cardiology Closed Claims Study. Dr. Erwin contributed to and reviewed the study; he also provided recommendations on preventing adverse events that may lead to claims.

Professional Education
Pathologists and Surgeons Can Collaborate to Reduce Diagnostic Error
The Doctors Company has updated the claims filed against pathologists between the years 2015 and 2020. The information provides quantitative and qualitative data that a pathologist and surgeon would find meaningful in reducing diagnostic error. This program provides a breakdown of where patient injuries occur involving pathologists and surgeons and how collaboration between the two disciplines can improve patient outcomes.

Jun 13, 2019
New Claims Corner CME Series
Our on-demand series explores factors that contribute to patient injury in a single claim.
From The Doctor’s Advocate

Mar 26, 2018
Foundation Grant Improves Hospitalist Communication
A Foundation grant helped Mount Sinai Hospital in New York develop training modules to help physicians improve communication skills.
From The Doctor’s Advocate

COVID-19 Resource Center for Healthcare Professionals
We are committed to sharing important information and support during this unprecedented time of the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage you to check back on this page regularly for the latest updates.

Reproductive Healthcare: Post-Roe Resource Center
As a physician-owned and physician-led organization, we understand the unprecedented pressure placed on clinicians by the volatile landscape of reproductive healthcare today.