October 14, 2004
Aon Study Shows Insurance Rates for Hospital Professionals and Physicians May Slow in 2005
"This year's analysis reinforces our findings in prior studies that the driving factor underlying the continued increase in the cost of hospital and physician professional liability is escalating claim sizes," said Theresa Bourdon, managing director and actuary, Aon Actuarial and Analytics Practice. "While the number of claims per bed appears to have stabilized in recent years, there is no indication that claimant monetary demands are leveling off."
Posted by Tom Troceen