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Understanding Locum Tenens Coverage

LOCUM TENENS COVERAGE You have an orthodontic practice; you need to take a protracted leave of absence. You want to arrange a substitute orthodontist to treat your patients while you are on leave. What is the best way to manage malpractice exposure while the substitute doctor is working for you?  What is Locum Tenens coverage?

2023 Shareholders' Meeting

The annual Shareholders Report is posted on this website and the annual AAOIC Shareholders' Meeting will be held virtually using Zoom on Saturday April 29, 2023 at 11:30 Eastern Daylight Time.  All AAOIC insureds are invited to participate.  The link is 

8 Reasons More Orthodontists Choose AAOIC Malpractice Insurance

The most popular orthodontic professional liability insurance in the United States, the AAOIC policy is considered the greatest membership benefit of the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) by many of its members. Here's why:  


Addressing problem areas with patients is never fun, but it is critical orthodontists have those conversations as soon as possible. By communicating early, you can help patients understand the potential for serious treatment problems and encourage them to accept suggested solutions. These conversations can also help minimize the risk of a malpractice claim or regulatory complaint. 

FAQs: The Lowdown on Malpractice Premium Rates

1.  How are premium rates determined for malpractice insurance in a specific practice area?

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