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Risk & Insurance, April 2014
Katie Siegel


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[...] As physician employers, ACOs “will need professional liability coverage for the errors of its professional care providers,” said Derek Jones, a principal and consulting actuary at Milliman.

In fact, said I. Glenn Cohen, co-director of Harvard Law School’s Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics, ACOs will see “an increase of malpractice liability at the institutional level.” [...]

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