Lancet Indemnity RRG strives to ensure that information contained on our Web site is current, accurate, and reliable. Factors beyond Lancet’s control, however, preclude us from any offer of any warranty or guarantee of any nature concerning the accuracy or reliability of any information contained on our Web site. Lancet Indemnity, RRG additionally assumes no responsibility for any linked content.
Lancet Indemnity, RRG Web site is intended to serve as a resource to physicians and other persons interested in professional liability insurance and issues affecting the practice of medicine. Users of Lancet Indemnity, RRG Web site are warned that their reliance on any information contained on our Web site is done at their own risk.
Lancet Indemnity RRG recognizes the importance of respecting and maintaining the privacy of our applicants and members. In the course of providing you insight to our services in hopes of fulfilling Med-Mal insurance needs. We assure you that we strive to take all reasonably available steps to safeguard all information in a confidential manner. Lancet Indemnity, RRG will not voluntarily disclose or use the information except as outlined in this statement.
Although Lancet has procedures and technologies in place to protect against unauthorized disclosure of confidential information, because of the current regulatory climate surrounding use of the Internet, as well as the possibility of unintended disclosures caused by third-party negligence or malfeasance, Lancet Indemnity, cannot guarantee that information posted on this site will remain confidential at all times. In addition, to the extent you provide or access information on Lancet Indemnity RRG’s system through the use of a password, we encourage you to keep your password confidential and secure, as we cannot be responsible for acts resulting from the unauthorized use of your password.
We must sometimes ask our members for medical information protected by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). Our applications, for example, ask for information regarding any claims made against you in the past, and our claims staff may need medical information to provide claims service; our Risk Management/Patient Safety staff may also need medical information to assist you. Some of this information is covered by HIPAA. To address this, we have added provisions to each of our policies that confirm we will keep the protected information confidential as required by HIPAA.
The types of information that may be gathered by Lancet Indemnity RRG in connection with your use of this site includes information relevant to your policy and coverage, including information about your training, credentials, work history, and license status. We may also gather information concerning any claims previously instituted against you by patients or licensing bodies.
The information above illustrates, but does not exhaust the kind of information that may be necessary for Lancet Indemnity RRG to collect in order to serve your insurance-related needs. Subject to the provisions above, we will not intentionally disclose any information of a confidential or sensitive nature unless you authorize us to do so or pursuant to a court order or request from the courts, law enforcement, or regulatory officials.
By utilizing this site, you agree to the terms and conditions of this privacy statement and authorize Lancet Indemnity RRG to collect information about you as outlined above and to use the information as it relates to your application for coverage or policies of insurance with Lancet Indemnity RRG. In addition, by using this site, you agree to hold Lancet Indemnity, RRG harmless for any liability or damage arising from disclosure of confidential information gathered by Lancet Indemnity, RRG in connection with your use of this site.
Hyperlinks to Third Party Sites
Lancet Indemnity, RRG Web site content consists of a number of hyperlinks to the sites of third parties. These hyperlinks are provided as a service to our users when the site might contain some pertinent information for our users. The privacy policies of these third party sites, such as the types of information collected and the use of the collected information is unknown to and beyond the control of Lancet Indemnity, RRG.\
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