Cyber liability coverage is Data liability coverage. As an Optometrist, you own your patients data, whether in paper or electronic format. This includes your patient’s credit card information as well as personally identifiable information. If patient paper files are stolen or if your system is breached and records are stolen, by law you are responsible […]
hpatel2017-09-26T09:48:43+00:00September 26th, 2017|
Hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, fires and other natural disasters…we have all been humbled by the nationwide devastation we have seen in these catastrophic events in the past weeks. All of us at the Optometric Protector Plan want you to know that you are not alone.
If your business has been impacted by any of these natural […]
hpatel2017-07-07T04:42:07+00:00June 30th, 2017|
Navigating the waters of insurance can be tricky. Our goal at the Optometric Protector Plan® is to take the guess work out of it and help you to make the best decisions when purchasing a professional liability policy.
The Optometric Protector Plan, through our carrier partners, provide options for both shared and separate limits for […]
hpatel2017-11-10T22:25:10+00:00April 7th, 2017|
Cyber Extortion or Ransomware is the fastest growing segment of cyber-crime. In the first quarter of 2016 alone there were more reports of cyber extortion than for the entire year of 2015 combined, with small health care offices being at the top of the list of those targeted.
What Can You Do To Protect Your Business?
hpatel2017-05-22T11:56:10+00:00October 26th, 2016|
As a small business owner, your employees are an important part of your continued success. So, when one of your employees becomes injured or contracts an illness in the course of their employment, it can significantly reduce overall productivity and may impact you financially.
The Optometric Protector Plan®, through our carrier partners, provides Workers’ Compensation […]
hpatel2017-11-10T22:27:43+00:00September 29th, 2016|
Business Insurance Coverages To Consider: Property and General Liability Coverages
Eye care professionals such as Optometrists face unique risks including property damage to their medical business office or loss of business records and patient files. When selecting the right coverages for you and your professional needs, it’s important to understand the differences. Two of the most […]
hpatel2017-11-10T22:27:36+00:00August 30th, 2016|
At the Optometric Protector Plan®, we recognize the importance ensuring your financial security against a future that is less than certain. That’s why we are pleased to offer Disability and Business Overhead Insurance, which is designed to protect you and your business from financial hardship in the event you suffer a disability and are unable […]
hpatel2017-11-10T22:26:58+00:00July 17th, 2015|
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 17, 2015
The cost of data breaches in the United States has been rising steadily. Illegal attempts to obtain private information from businesses and individuals have continued to increase in number and severity. Small businesses, especially those in the medical industry due to the passage of the HIPPA/HITECH rule in 2013, are facing […]
hpatel2017-11-10T22:27:05+00:00February 17th, 2014|
Businesses should take caution and consider several things before choosing an insurance partner to comply with Cyber Security issues as well as new or impending legislation. With all the media attention on data breaches, many insurance companies are “jumping on the bandwagon” to sell insurance coverage for this product, which is now in the spotlight […]
hpatel2016-12-21T06:55:46+00:00July 3rd, 2013|
In light of the new legislation enacted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in January 2013, the Optometric Protector Plan reached out to carrier partners to provide HIPAA HITECH Data – Breach Cyber Liability compliance for clients. All practices must be compliant with the new HIPAA HITECH laws by September 23, 2013.
Providing Professional and General Liability Insurance Program to Eye Care Professionals for 40 Years
hpatel2017-11-10T22:27:19+00:00February 18th, 2013|
The Optometric Protector Plan® Partners with Medical Protectorive to Provide Professional and General Liability Insurance Programs to Eye Care Professionals. Offering competitive rates and superior coverage, the OPP provides a sound and stable professional liability insurance program through Medical Protective. The Optometric Protector Plan has offered insurance programs to Eye Care Professionals for the past […]