Features and benefits of malpractice insurance
High sum assured
Obtain financial protection of up to Rs. 1 crore for legal liabilities arising out of malpractice claims.
Avail malpractice coverage to stay financially protected against specified claims with premiums starting at just Rs. 9,440.
Get coverage for a wide range of professional risks such as losses due to defamation and breach of confidentiality.
A malpractice insurance policy is a financial coverage plan that aims to protect medical practitioners against financial losses while rendering professional services. Being a type of professional indemnity insurance plan provides coverage against a patient’s negligence claim.
The applicability of a malpractice liability insurance plan extends in case of lawsuits filed by patients against a medical professional, claiming financial losses suffered due to neglect, intentional errors, or omissions during treatment. An experienced malpractice insurance plan thus protects a doctor against such contingent financial losses.
Professional risks covered under a malpractice insurance plan
Coverage under malpractice insurance for healthcare professionals extends to the following practice risks:
- 1 Cost of defence involved in litigation
- 2 Financial damages from third-party claims.
- 3 Losses sustained due to breach of confidentiality
- 4 Financial losses incurred due to defamation, misrepresentation, reputation damage, etc.
- 5 Claims resulting in a lawsuit against professional services rendered
Healthcare professionals can claim damages incurred during the insurance policy period and within the coverage territory.
Enjoy a fast-tracked claims redressal by following a few hassle-free steps and submitting the necessary documents.