PIAA Newsbreif 5/24/2013
PIAA is pleased to announce that Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company has become a participating member in the PIAA Expert Witness Database (EWD). Arkansas Mutual becomes the sixth PIAA member to participate, joining Cooperative of American Physicians, COPIC, KaMMCO, MLMIC, and NORCAL. The EWD currently houses transcripts from almost 1,100 individual medical experts and continues to expand. The majority of these transcripts come from experts used by plaintiffs.
Little Rock, Arkansas, May 15, 2013:
Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company (AMIC), the state’s fastest growing medical liability insurance company, announced that they are adding a Risk Management Department to support and develop preventative medical practices for their policyholder/owners that will result in effectively minimizing adverse events, reduction in claims, and improvement in patient healthcare. With the advent of the Affordable Care Act, bringing professional resources to help physicians and groups navigate the new landscape is extremely important. AMIC has hired Rebecca Tutton R.N.,J.D, the Director of Hospital Risk Management for the UAMS Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Continue reading
Press Release May 2, 2013
For two consecutive years, Arkansas Mutual Insurance Company has received a Financial Stability Rating (FSR) of A, Exceptional, from Demotech, a financial analysis firm specializing in evaluating the financial stability of regional and specialty insurers.