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Deadline for Earning Premium Discounts Through Coursework is Getting Closer!

As we head into the fourth quarter of the year, ISMIE reminds all policyholders about an important date!

Coming in October: Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is preparing to host its fall National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

More U.S. Adults Seek Mental Health Treatment During COVID-19 Pandemic

When working with your patients, how often do you consider mental health as a cause of their symptoms?

Opioid Prescribing Decreases But Drug-Related Overdose Deaths Continue to Rise

ISMIE's on-demand course provides safe prescribing guidance, strategies to mitigate risk.

For Your Convenience: Pay Premiums Online!

ISMIE offers flexible payment options for your policy.

Do You Know How Long to Retain Medical Records?

ISMIE resource provides guidance on medical record access and retention.

“Venue Shopping” Likely Returning to Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rescinds medical liability venue restrictions.

Advance Directives Help Patients Stay in Control of Their Healthcare

ISMIE offers guidance for physicians with these difficult conversations.

CDC’s Urgent Message to Health Professionals: Be on the Alert for Monkeypox Symptoms in Patients

The CDC is asking healthcare professionals in the United States to be on alert for patients who have key characteristics for identifying monkeypox.

Reduce Risk Related to Workplace Sexual Harassment!

Taking preventive measures and developing effective processes to address harassment allegations can go a long way toward mitigating risk.

Handoffs Essential for Patient Safety

ISMIE resources can help with smooth transitions.

Governor Pritzker Declares Public Health Emergency for Monkeypox in Illinois

The proclamation took effect immediately on August 1 and will be in place for 30 days.

Need a Certificate of Insurance? It’s Easy on!

If you're in need of a certificate of insurance for credentialing -- ISMIE makes it easy!

Save the Date! ISMIE’s Annual Risk Management Symposium Is Coming This Fall!

Mark your calendars and get ready to be informed and inspired during ISMIE's annual Risk Management Symposium!

Social Media Use: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!

ISMIE resource provides guidance on how to reduce social media activity risk.

Are You On Track to Earn Your Risk Rewards Discount?

Have you taken the necessary steps to earn or maintain your Risk Rewards discount?

Dealing with Unruly or Aggressive Patients? ISMIE Offers Resources to Help!

Taking proactive steps to prepare for potential violent situations will go a long way toward keeping patients, staff and yourself safe.

New ISMIE Risk Manager Q&A: Risks of Postponed Care Amid COVID-19

The latest installment of ISMIE’s Risk Manager Q&A examines the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on patients

What’s New in Telemedicine? Check Out ISMIE’s Updated Resource

In this newly updated telemedicine resource, ISMIE provides the recent changes you need to know.

ISMIE Updates Illinois Base Rate for 2022-23

Each year, ISMIE reviews all specialties, territories and other factors that determine our individual policyholder premium levels.

FDA Temporarily Allows Pharmacists to Offer Paxlovid; But Limitations Apply

Access IDPH's full guidance on the FDA'ss revised emergency use authorization for Paxlovid.

New Mental Health Resources Available

As a healthcare professional, how often do you consider mental health as the cause of a patient's symptoms?

What Should You Do if a Minor Arrives for a Doctor’s Appointment – With No Parent?

This situation can occur due to an emergency, or a minor may simply visit your office for a routine matter with no parent or guardian.

Download Your Loss History Report at

If you're in need of a loss history report from your medical liability carrier for credentialing or other reasons – ISMIE makes it easy!

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