Nurse Practitioner Malpractice

texas-nurse-practitionersIt used to be unheard of for a nurse to be named in a malpractice lawsuit, but these days it has become all too common.

Besides the stress and anxiety a lawsuit can bring, the financial burden can be devastating.

Your employer’s insurance may not be enough to protect you if a claim is made against you. Employer’s insurance is in place to protect the employer. And if you are named in a lawsuit after you’ve left a workplace, you will not be covered by that workplace’s insurance.

Nursing Malpractice Insurance provides you with peace of mind, knowing that a team of experts will work on your behalf if you a named in a lawsuit.

Most lawsuits take from two months to two or more years to resolve. Even if the claims made against you are without merit, the financial and emotional costs are high.

The burden of a lawsuit can be eased by being able to turn the details of your case over to skilled experts, so that you can continue to take care of your patients and yourself, with a minimum amount of disruption.

The Bill Beatty Insurance Agency

Since 1962, The Bill Beatty Insurance Agency has been helping medical professionals. We support healthcare students and professionals in our community with scholarships and awards.

Our knowledgable staff can give you more information and help you find Nurse Malpractice Insurance that meets your needs and fits your budget.

References:

Deanna L. Reising, PhD, APRN-BC and Patricia N. Allen, MSN, APRN-BC Protecting yourself from malpractice claims
Malpractice Suits Against Nurses on the Rise
Ruth C. Ashley Understanding Negligence