Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible for Pacis Doctor's Professional Indemnity Insurance?
Healthcare professionals, including doctors and dentists involved in private practice or full-time employment licensed by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council.
What does the coverage include?
The coverage includes protection against financial and reputational losses resulting from malpractice incidents, legal defense costs, disciplinary hearings, defamation suits, loss of documents, and more.
Is incident management support included?
Yes, the policy provides proactive incident management and support from Minet Kenya Healthcare Consulting, assisting you from the time an incident occurs to its resolution.
Does the policy offer life and accident coverage?
Yes, the policy extends coverage to include life and accident insurance, providing additional protection for doctors.
How are premium rates determined?
Premium rates are determined based on the chosen indemnity limit and the risk class of the healthcare professional.
Can non-clinical practitioners also get this insurance?
Yes, non-clinical practitioners such as research scientists, public health experts, administrators, and doctors working in insurance or corporate bodies are also eligible for coverage.
Is the coverage valid for both private practice and employment?
Yes, the policy covers healthcare professionals in both private practice and full-time employment settings.
What should I do if I need to make a claim?
In the event of a claim, you should notify your insurance provider as soon as possible and follow their instructions to initiate the claims process.
Can I customize the indemnity limit according to my needs?
Yes, the policy offers different indemnity limits to choose from, allowing you to select the one that suits your specific requirements.
Where can I get more information about the policy?
For more information, you can reach out to the insurance provider offering Pacis Doctor's Professional Indemnity Insurance.