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MPL Association Publication Listing


MPL Insurance—A Practitioner’s Primer - 2019 Edition

This popular MPL Association publication addresses major topics regarding medical professional liability (MPL) insurance and is designed to provide a comprehensive review of insurance fundamentals for insurance industry professionals, physicians, dentists, oral surgeons, allied healthcare professionals, and residents.
Price range: $30 - $75

Inside Medical Liability - 3rd Quarter Issue

Inside Medical Liability magazine is the flagship publication of the MPL Association. Published on a quarterly basis, IML is the leading industry-wide authoritative source of information on MPL insurance issues, public policy, patient safety, technology, research, and trends. The Third Quarter 2020 issue features a cover story, “Charting the New COVID-19 MPL Landscape,” with insights from Dr. Robert Wachter. There is also a very timely feature article, “Private Equity Sees Opportunities in Healthcare,” and much more!
Price range: Free - $25

Inside Medical Liability - 2nd Quarter Issue

Inside Medical Liability magazine is the flagship publication of the MPL Association. Published on a quarterly basis, IML is the leading industry-wide authoritative source of information on medical professional liability insurance issues, public policy, patient safety, technology, research, and trends. The magazine is distributed to a select nationwide readership of more than 2,200 leaders in the medical liability insurance industry.
Price range: Free - $25


Inside Medical Liability - Annual Subscription

Inside Medical Liability magazine is the flagship publication of the MPL Association. Published on a quarterly basis, IML is the leading industry-wide authoritative source of information on medical professional liability insurance issues, public policy, patient safety, technology, research, and trends. The magazine is distributed to a select nationwide readership of more than 2,200 leaders in the medical liability insurance industry.
Price range: Free - $100


Using Predictive Modeling to Investigate the Severity of Medical Professional Liability Claims

In studying the drivers of medical professional liability claims, there is an ongoing need to find reliable ways to identify and mitigate risk and to control costs. In a data-intensive world, MPL needs to be analytic, conclusive to the extent possible, and predictive. For these reasons, predictive models are more important than ever for making sense of the information we have and for estimating and planning for what might happen in the future.
Available free to MPL Association members


MPL Closed Claims 2016-2018 Snapshot

This summary reviews the medical professional liability claims reported to the MPL Association Data Sharing Project for 2016-2018. This brief snapshot provides a retrospective review of the indemnity payments, Allocated Loss Adjustment Expense (ALAE), time length to resolution, and resolution of U.S. MPL claims reported over the most recent three-year span.
Available free to MPL Association members


MPL Specialty Snapshot 2016-2018

This analysis is focused on top medical specialties named in medical professional liability (MPL) claims (also known as malpractice claims) reported to the DSP for the years 2016-2018 including a focus on internal medicine (IM) and IM subspecialties, radiology, obstetrics, and orthopedic surgery.
Available free to MPL Association members

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