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Are You on Track to Earn Your Risk Rewards Discount?

Eligible policyholders can earn premium discounts by completing risk management coursework by Dec. 31, 2024.

Illinois Juries Continue to Award Mega Verdicts

ISMIE routinely monitors legal cases relevant to the practice of medicine. Here are some recent court activities of interest.

Latest ISMIE Risk Manager Q&A: No “Gotcha Moments” in Risk Assessments!

The latest installment of ISMIE’s Risk Manager Q&A series provides insights into the top topics that may arise during a risk assessment.

Better Working Hours, Flexible Schedules Key Reasons More Physicians Seek Temporary Assignments

If you're considering locum tenens assignments, know that ISMIE works with staffing agencies nationwide to provide coverage.

New Content Available in ISMIE’s Violence Prevention Toolkit

For questions and support regarding the prevention of violence in the healthcare setting, please contact the Risk Management Division

ISMIE Offers “Risk Tips” for Gastroenterology

Healthcare professionals who practice gastroenterology play a critical role when it comes to safe, high-quality patient care.

Be Careful of Your Language Choices in Medical Records

The importance of sound documentation without loaded language cannot be overstated.

Have You Listed All Appropriate Staff for ISMIE Coverage?

ISMIE supports all members of the healthcare team as they answer the call to support medical practices during these challenging times.

Teleradiology Medical Liability Linked to Higher Claims Payouts

ISMIE continues to make radiology patient safety a priority.

Surgeons at Risk for “Second Victim Syndrome”

ISMIE's Wellness Center offers a variety of resources to help policyholders take care of themselves during challenging times.

LGBT Adults Report Negative Experiences in Healthcare Settings

Gain a better understanding of the healthcare disparities that frequently affect LGTBQ patients and learn how to make your practice more inclusive.

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

The month recognizes the importance of supporting families and communities to foster healthy child and youth development.

New ISMIE “Risk Tips” Resource Explores Key Considerations in Anesthesiology

ISMIE offers a new Anesthesiology Risk Tips resource to help policyholders with strategies to reduce risk and improve patient safety.

Encourage Patients to Properly Dispose of Unwanted Medications!

For safe disposal of controlled substances, let patients know about the DEA's next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Top Patient Safety Concerns for 2024

Be sure to check out ISMIE's Patient Safety Center, a one-stop resource to help reduce risk exposure and support you in providing quality care.

ISMIE Makes It Easy to Obtain Credentialing Information Online

Speedy credentialing usually requires a loss history report from your medical liability carrier – so ISMIE makes it easy! 

Have You Scheduled Your Risk Assessment?

Don't delay! Get your risk assessment scheduled today.

Healthcare Workers, Facilities Remain at High Risk as Targets for Violence

New ISMIE violence prevention toolkit offers a variety of resources to help.

Mega Verdicts Continue; Philadelphia Sees Medical Liability Cases Soar!

ISMIE routinely monitors legal cases relevant to the practice of medicine.

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