It’s hard to believe, but another year has gone by and it’s time for renewal again.
Members would have received their renewal package by now. In prior Bulletins we have communicated the Federal Government’s change to the High Cost Claim Scheme threshold which has the effect of increasing the cost of claims to all insurers from 1 July 2018. .... Read more
Late last year, the Medical Board of Australia announced a new Professional Performance Framework for Australian doctors, which is the culmination of the MBA’s ‘discussion’ around revalidation of the professional competence of doctors .... Read more
The Notifiable Data Breaches first quarterly report was recently released by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, and it provides useful information on the state of play since the new scheme came into effect. .... Read more
The ‘human element’ is ever present in healthcare service delivery and there are many examples of situations that can expose your practice to financial loss.
.... Read more
Insurance policies come in different shapes and sizes with variations in coverage, some of which are cosmetic in nature, relating to policy sub-limits and excesses however, some variations are more significant and can have a far greater impact on a potential claim settlement. .... Read more