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Renew Your Medical License Now Through ISMIE – Skip the IDFPR Processing Fees!

In partnership with our friends at the Illinois State Medical Society, ISMIE will again be offering license renewal services – and as in the past, renewing through ISMIE/ISMS will allow you to avoid paying IDFPR’s credit card fee. 

In this COVID-19 Era, ISMIE’s Online Services Are Always Ready for You!

Policy renewals will be available through ISMIE's website approximately 30 days prior to your policy renewal date.

Staff Training and Supervision Are Critical Factors for Mitigating Practice Risk

Your team's work reflects on you. When a team member makes a mistake or is responsible for a communication breakdown that ultimately results in a medical liability claim, you could potentially be held to blame.

FDA Revises Which Types of Respirators Can Be Decontaminated for Reuse

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reissued its emergency use authorizations (EUAs) allowing decontamination and reuse of respirators in response to shortages driven by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Illinois’ New EO Extends Telehealth Coverage and Immunities for Elective Surgeries

Governor Pritzker signed EO 2020-39 last Friday, which reissued the executive orders on telehealth (EO 2020-09) and immunity for elective surgeries (EO 2020-37), among others, through June 27, 2020.

CDC Issues Guidelines for COVID-19 Antibody Testing

Serologic testing for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) has received Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, but many questions still remain about the efficacy of antibody testing.

Access Medicare’s Newly Updated FAQ on COVID-19-Related Wavers

Last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released an update to its Frequently Asked Questions on COVID-19-related waivers for physicians, hospitals and rural health clinics.

ISMIE Offers Guidance for Re-Opening Your Practice During COVID-19

ISMIE strives to give our policyholders the tools you need to provide care safely and effectively, no matter what the circumstances. That's why we have published new risk management guidance to help navigate the challenges of reopening during COVID-19.

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