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Here’s What to Charge for Medical Records in 2023!

When a patient or their representative asks for medical records, does your office know how to respond?

How to Address Unprofessional Behavior in a Healthcare Setting

Lack of professional conduct can be a complex issue to address.

FBI Says Healthcare Sector Is Number 1 Target for Ransomware Attacks

ISMIE Mutual encourages policyholders to follow cybersecurity best practices.

ISMIE Offers Key Strategies to Reduce Risk for Radiologic Procedures

More detailed information on these risk mitigation strategies can be found in the radiology risk tips on ISMIE's website.

Unlucky? Or Does One Paid Claim Lead to More?

New study examines association of paid medical professional liability claims and future risk.

Frustrated by EMRs? Recognizing Your System Challenges May Lead to Solutions!

ISMIE's new Lessons from the Field discusses EMR usability.

Some Cancer Screenings Remain Lower Than Pre-Pandemic Levels!

Encourage your patients to keep up on their cancer screenings and reassure them that the healthcare environment is safe.  

Free 18-Month Program Aims to Improve Cancer Diagnostics Via Telemedicine

To learn more, register for one of AHRQ's informational webinars, available on numerous dates and times through May 2023.

ISMIE’s Patient Safety Center Is Here to Support You in Providing Quality Care

New one-stop resource to help reduce risk exposure and protect patient safety.

Doctors Report Being Less Happy Than Pre-Pandemic

It’s probably not a huge surprise that happiness at and away from work continues to decline for physicians as we enter the third year of the pandemic.

Medical Liability Lawsuits Skyrocket as Pennsylvania Reverses Course on Venue Shopping

The Pennsylvania high court changed a two-decades old rule that had required medical liability cases to be filed in the county where the alleged harm occurred.

Do You Know When to Contact ISMIE’s Claims Division?

There are a wide variety of situations in which it is crucial to contact us immediately.

See What’s New for Risk Management in 2023!

Our Managing Risk – Risk Rewards program will continue to support you in providing safe care to patients and navigating the ever-evolving world of medicine.

Do You Have Questions About How the Federal Surprise Billing Law Affects Physicians?

ISMIE's resource offers guidance on how to meet regulatory compliance.

Electronic Communication with Patients Is Convenient, But Carries Risks

ISMIE resource provides guidance on emails, texts and patient portals.

Just a Few Weeks Left! Premium Discounts Deadline Is Fast Approaching!

Time is running out for eligible policyholders* to earn premium discounts by completing risk management coursework.

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