Asia Becoming a Destination for “Medical Tourism”

In this video clip from the 2013 PLUS Hong Kong Regional PL Symposium, Peter Ford of Allied World-Medical Malpractice discusses the increase in “medical tourism” and the rise of the Asian medical market as a destination for wealthy individuals seeking care, as well as what that can mean in terms of liability exposures.

If you enjoy this clip make sure to register for the 2014 PLUS Hong Kong Symposium, 27 May at the Hong Kong Football Club. Registration fees start at only US$100.

PLUS members can view this entire session, and many more from past PLUS Conferences and Symposia, in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

ACOs – One Size Fits One

From the 2013 PLUS Conference session “New Exposures & Coverages for ACOs: Murky Waters Ahead?,” moderator Ciara Frost, Esq. (Kerns, Frost, Pearlman, L.L.C) and Alice Johansson (IronShore) look at the types of ACOs. asks the question. Is this quote from the session true?

“ACOs… when you’ve seen one,  you’ve seen one.”

For much more on the hot topics in the medical professional liability space register to attend the 2014 Medical PL Symposium, April 23 and 24 in Atlanta. Registration is now open.

PLUS members can view this entire session, and many more from past PLUS Conferences and Symposia, in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Ciara Frost on ACOs

Ciara Frost, Partner at Kerns, Frost, Pearlman, LLC discusses exposures relating to Accountable Care Organizations at the 2013 PLUS International Conference.