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Covers claims for acts, errors and omissions of employees, and for the indirect responsibility of the practice for errors and omissions of medical practitioners and other healthcare professionals, and the cost to defend the claims.
For employee contract disputes, including complaints under anti-discrimination or equal opportunity legislation for non-medical practitioners.
Cover for defence costs in relation to breach of occupational health and safety law or environmental law.
Cover for unintentional breaches of confidentiality and privacy laws which occur in connection with healthcare services.
Cover for the fees and costs of a public relations consultant to create a response to an event that has the potential to seriously damage the reputation of your business.
Cover your private practice and staff for personal injury or property damage claims made by third parties.
Cover is subject to approval and to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy. To decide if a policy is right for you, please carefully read the Product Disclosure Statement which is available on this website or by contacting us on 1800 128 268.
At Avant we understand the unique needs of doctors when it comes to protection, risk advice and support - this includes managing a business within the complex medical environment. And as Australia’s leading medical defence organisation (MDO), there are many good reasons to have your practice medical indemnity insurance policy with Avant.Unlike some other insurers we do not have a deductible on claims. We also underwrite and price your exposure instead of excluding it.With more members, more claims experience and more expertise you can be assured Avant has the best resources and experience to defend your business.
At Avant we have a dedicated corporate underwriting team and dedicated claims managers who are specialists in Practice Medical Insurance and are available to help.
Practice Medical Indemnity Insurance covers claims for acts, errors and omissions of employees, and for the indirect responsibility of the practice or business for acts, errors or omissions of medical practitioners and other healthcare professionals, and the cost to defend the claims.
Insurance cover for principals, partners, directors, officers, employees, volunteers and students of an entity carrying out healthcare services, and cover for spouses and estates of those people in so far as they are brought into the claim.
Avant offers public liability insurance to cover you and your business for claims of personal injury or property damage made by a third party providing a consolidated and comprehensive insurance offering.
Cover is subject to approval and to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy. To decide if a policy is right for you, please carefully read the relevant Policy Document which is available on this website or by contacting us on 1800 128 268.
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IMPORTANT: The Practice Medical Indemnity Policy is issued by Avant Insurance Limited, ABN 82 003 707 471, AFSL 238 765. This policy is available at avant.org.au or by contacting us on 1800 128 268. Practices need to consider other forms of insurance including directors’ and officers’ liability, public and products liability, property and business interruption insurance, and workers compensation. *The discounts do not apply to previous or existing members of the Getting Started in Private Practice scheme and only apply from the first year a member becomes eligible and subject to eligibility rules. For the eligibility rules and full details, please read the Getting Started in Private Practice Member Eligibility Rules at www.avant.org.au/new-private-practice or by contacting us on 1800 128 268.