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CFC introduces medical billings cover for US healthcare providers

Comprehensive policy provides protection against allegation of healthcare fraud and abuse, includes cyber and privacy cover London, 12 September 2018 — Specialist insurance provider, CFC, has introduced a new product to its growing suite of healthcare insurance solutions available to US healthcare providers. Allegations of healthcare fraud and abuse by… Read more »

Webinar: US Food & Beverage Recall Landscape Update

Yesterday we held a webinar which discussed the Food and Beverage Recall Landscape in the USA.  The risk landscape for food & beverage manufacturers in the US is changing dramatically – picky millennial consumers are growing less tolerant of allergens and food quality issues, the FDA is making a push… Read more »

Cyber Claims Case Study: Reputational Repercussions – Online Retailer Grapples with Data Breach

This month’s cyber claims case study tells the story of an online retailer that had to notify over 90,000 customers following a breach of credit card details, leading to a damaged reputation and subsequent income loss. To find out how our policy responded, read the full case study here. The… Read more »

THE TOP 6 CYBER INSURANCE MYTHS DEBUNKED

Cyber is one of the hottest topics in insurance and, as a line of business, it’s projected to experience phenomenal growth in the years ahead. But cyber is still a relatively new market, and can be made unnecessarily complex by industry jargon, buzzwords of the day, and a lack of standardization in policy… Read more »

CYBER CLAIMS CASE STUDY: QUICK FIX COMPLICATION

This month’s cyber claims case study is “Quick Fix Complication.” This tells the story of a US-based healthcare service provider that fell victim to a ransomware attack. Thanks to CFC’s in-house incident response team, the healthcare service provider managed to avoid a costly notification to their entire patient population and… Read more »

Cyber Insurance Guide

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As we become increasingly reliant on technology, the potential impact of cyber-related incidents continues to grow. Yet the cyber insurance market is relatively new in comparison with other lines of cover. This straightforward guide explains how cyber risk and insurance has evolved and how a good cyber policy addresses these modern exposures. “Cyber” is one… Read more »

Healthcare in Transit

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As the elderly population in the US continues to grow, so too does the necessity for non-emergency medical transportation services to cater to this demographic in both urban and rural areas nationwide. The transportation services provided by these companies are vital to the accessibility of routine healthcare services and survival… Read more »

California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018

At the end of June, California state legislators passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. Coming in to effect on January 1st 2020, the act is set to bring in a number of data protection requirements and new consumer rights similar to those enacted by the EU’s General Data… Read more »

Insurance and the digital health revolution

Timothy Boyce, US Healthcare Team Leader, CFC Healthcare is about to change beyond recognition. A host of technologies are uniting to transform the way we treat patients and develop cures – from artificial intelligence to remote patient monitoring and interactive telemedicine services.   According to Rock Health, $1.6bn of funding… Read more »