Even the best doctors in the world are only human, and humans make mistakes. Fatigue, sickness, even just a distraction can all spell serious malpractice for any doctor, experienced or not, so it pays to get to know the common causes of medical errors.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a profession that has longer hours than healthcare—and extended shifts could be dangerously affecting the ability of doctors.
Financial Strength Rating
New Zealand Medical indemnity Insurance has been issued a Financial Strength Rating of B+ (Good) and an Issuer’s Credit Rating of bbb- (Good), with the outlook on both ratings assigned to ‘Stable’. These ratings were issued by A.M. Best on 26th March 2021.