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St. Louis, MO, United States, 2014/09/09 - As a major sponsor of the KC Metro Medical Society the Keane Group and NORCAL Mutual will provide support, risk management services, and opportunities for physicians to acquire continuing medical education credits - KeaneGroup.com.
The Keane Insurance Group has partnered with NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company, the ninth largest medical professional liability insurance company in the country, to co-sponsor the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City, which serves over 3,000 physicians in both Missouri and Kansas. As sponsors, the Keane Group and NORCAL Mutual are helping to support the Medical Society’s mission of promoting quality medical care, solid business practices, leadership, and innovation for physicians in the greater Kansas City area.
Tom McNeill, Healthcare Specialist at the Keane Group said,“We are proud to partner with NORCAL Mutual in becoming a sponsor of Metro Med. NORCAL Mutual and Keane are committed to serving the physicians in the Kansas City area and we believe this is one way we can show our support and dedication.”
NORCAL Mutual, through its subsidiary Medicus Insurance Company, has protected healthcare professionals in Kansas and Missouri since 2007. As part of this sponsorship, Metro Med members will have the opportunity to participate in NORCAL Mutual’s industry-leading risk management and continuing medical education (CME) seminars.
Metro Med Executive Director Angela Bedell said,“This sponsorship will help the medical society in many ways, including providing resources to advance our mission, which includes promoting quality medical care in Kansas City. We appreciate that Keane and NORCAL are supporting the local medical society and recognize the value of a strong physician community.” Bedell added,“Metro Med is excited to develop the relationship with the Keane Insurance Group and NORCAL Mutual and is looking forward to their professional expertise in the areas of risk management and professional liability coverage. We see both organizations as professional resources and hope that our members will take advantage of the CME opportunities.”
NORCAL Mutual originated as a physician-owned and directed company to meet the needs of physicians during a time when access to professional liability was scarce. As a leader in the industry for over 30 years, NORCAL Mutual has fought for physician rights and advocated for tort reforms to ensure the availability of affordable professional liability coverage. With an am. Best rating of “A” (Excellent), NORCAL Mutual is one of the most financially solid medical professional liability insurance companies in the nation.
The Keane Insurance Group (keanegroup.com) is one of the largest independent brokers of medical malpractice insurance in the nation. Since 1995 the Keane Group has been providing creative and innovative insurance and risk management solutions to the healthcare community. With over 4,000 clients nationwide and access to all major insurance carriers, Keane is uniquely qualified to deliver the best service and coverage at the best rate for any situation.