Introduction to Medical Professional Liability Insurance
This 11-module online program is designed for professionals who want to learn the fundamentals of the MPL business. It is free for PIAA members!
To register and watch the modules, click here. (See below for instructions.)
This program has been made available in part thanks to the following sponsors:
PIAA's Introduction to Medical Professional Liability Insurance modules are specifically designed for professionals who want to learn more about industry basics and gain a better understanding of an MPL insurance organization's operations and the important functions of specific departments and disciplines.
The program is designed for employees in the early phase of their insurance career, longer-term employees with relatively less experience in some of the disciplines or departmental procedures that comprise an insurance operation, physicians or other directors who are new to insurance governance, and employees of companies that provide goods and services to the MPL community.
The modules include:
Insurance Basics-A PIAA Perspective
Brian K. Atchinson, President & CEO, PIAA
Beth Atwell, JD, Vice President, Claims Operations, Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland
Elements of Healthcare Risks
William J. McDonough, RPLU, President & CEO, MMIC/Constellation
Fundamentals of Finance and Accounting
Mary Lura Duvall, CPA, Senior Vice President and Treasurer, Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland
Hospitals, Health Systems, and other MPL Risk Bearing Entities
Alison Milford, ACAS, MAAA, Consulting Actuary, Willis Towers Watson
Medicine and Liability: A Physician Perspective
Paul C. McNabb, II, MD, UTHSC Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Chairman Emeritus, State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company, Saint Thomas Health
Rate-making and Reserves
Susan J. Forray, FCAS, MAAA, Principal & Consulting Actuary, Milliman
Risk Management and Patient Safety
Bethany Gomez, RN, BSN, JD, Manager, Risk Management, Coverys
The PIAA Data Sharing Project: Working Towards Improving Healthcare Delivery
P. Divya Parikh, Vice President of Research & Risk Management, PIAA
Brianna Nordaune, CPCU, ARe, Vice President, JLT Re (North America) Inc.
Kipp Carpenter, RPLU, Vice President, Underwriting, Coverys
To register and watch the modules, click here.
1. Login to PIAA website.
2. Add modules to cart.
3. Click: View Store Cart/Checkout.
4. Click: Place Order.
5. Click: Place Order a second time.
6. Scroll to bottom of Invoice screen and follow link to access modules on the My Orders screen.
You will also receive an e-mail that will allow you to access modules at any time.
If you have previously registered for Introduction to MPLI modules, you can access them by clicking here.