Disability Insurance

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    Protecting Yourself On the Job: Disability Coverage You Shouldn’t Overlook

Protecting Yourself On the Job: Disability Coverage You Shouldn’t Overlook

You do the best you can to stay healthy. You might exercise, eat right and get enough sleep at the end of a long day; but while you may take the proper measures to maintain a healthy lifestyle, you could still find yourself unable to practice medicine due to an unforeseen illness or injury.

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    2 Types of Financial Protection Every Young Family Physician Needs

2 Types of Financial Protection Every Young Family Physician Needs

You’ve finished medical school, completed your residency, and landed yourself a position at the hospital or practice of your choice. As a young family physician, you’ve accomplished a lot in your career which is why it’s important for you to protect what matters most – your ability to practice medicine and provide for your […]

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    Risky Business: How a disability can cost you your health and your income [INFOGRAPHIC]

Risky Business: How a disability can cost you your health and your income [INFOGRAPHIC]

While patients may think of you as a superhero, family physicians are vulnerable to the threat of a disability. Whether you’re on the job or off, here’s how a serious injury or illness can affect your health and your ability to earn a steady income.

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    Disability Insurance Options: What you need to know to protect your assets

Disability Insurance Options: What you need to know to protect your assets

As a family physician, maintaining your current income and lifestyle is not only important to yourself, but to your family as well. Protecting the assets you’ve worked so hard to acquire begins with finding the right financial protection, and often times that means having disability income coverage. Not sure where to begin your search? […]

How to Protect Your Practice with Overhead and DI

It is no secret that doctors today are feeling more overwhelmed than their counterparts from years past. For family physicians, or any doctor for that matter, opening a practice is an exciting part of your career. However, with the growing demands of the Affordable Care Act, and yearly increased expenses in providing the best […]

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    Residents and Med Students: Dealing with the Threat of Disability

Residents and Med Students: Dealing with the Threat of Disability

As a medical student or resident, you’re probably not thinking about how a serious injury or illness could affect your ability to practice medicine. You’re young, healthy and can’t wait to become a full-time family physician. It hasn’t occurred to you that if suddenly you were unable to treat your patients for an extended […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Family Doctors and Disability

Just because family doctors have the ability to diagnose and treat patients doesn’t mean that they aren’t also vulnerable to the threat of injury or illness. In this infographic you’ll learn how susceptible doctors are to the threat of disability and how to prepare yourself financially should the unexpected occur.

Disability Insurance: Get It Now, You May Need It Later

To your patients, you may be a superhero but even superheroes need protection. From auto insurance to life insurance, there are many ways doctors protect themselves as people and as professionals. However, one form of insurance that tends to be overlooked or often misunderstood by doctors and people in general, is disability insurance.

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    New Docs Especially Vulnerable to Threat of Disability and Shortcomings of Employer Provided Disability Coverage

New Docs Especially Vulnerable to Threat of Disability and Shortcomings of Employer Provided Disability Coverage

Recent U.S. Senate hearings have revealed that Americans are unprepared for the consequences of losing their incomes, even for a short time, due to a disability. Due to high debt loads, new doctors may be especially vulnerable. So, before you wrap up your residency program and move on to a permanent position, learn to […]