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At The Dentists Insurance Company (TDIC), protecting dentists is all they do. This could be why 4 out of 5 CDA members choose TDIC for their Professional Liability insurance.

 

The Dentists Insurance Company again earns "A" rating
03/11/2014
The Dentists Insurance Company has announced its 20th consecutive year earning the A.M. Best Company’s “A” rating. The A.M. Best Company rating includes comparisons to peers and industry standards as well as assessments of operating plans, philosophy and management.
Still time to register for fall TDIC Risk Management seminars
09/11/2013
There is still time to register for the remaining seminars in TDIC’s fall lineup of The High Cost of Shortcuts. TDIC is offering the Risk Management seminar to help dentists avoid lawsuits related to incomplete documentation or failing to fully inform patients. The High Cost of Shortcuts presents real case studies to dentists and staff members to help them understand best practices on creating a proactive approach when multiple dentists treat one patient,  establishing office procedures when patients complain of pain and more.
07/03/2013
Employment Practices Liability insurance, often referred to as EPL, provides protection for dental practice owners against specific claims made by employees, former employees or prospective employees. EPL covers employment-related claims such as discrimination because of age, sex, race or disability, wrongful termination and sexual harassment, and pays for defense costs, settlements and civil damages in the event of such allegations. Risk Management analysts at The Dentists Insurance Company say it is common for policyholders to mistakenly think their Professional and Business Liability insurance covers employment-related lawsuits.
05/13/2013
New dentists who have sent out their resumes and cover letters to practices in search of employment should be prepared for the possibility of a working interview. Working interviews in dentistry are common because they allow candidates to practice in the clinical setting and provide the opportunity to observe how the practice owner conducts the office. It’s also the best way for practice owners to observe new dentists’ techniques and see how they interact with patients and staff.
Taking control of choosing your insurance model
05/09/2013
It is becoming increasingly more important for dentists to keep track of dental insurance. Michael Perry, DDS, founder and president of Momentum Dental Business Consulting, led a course at CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry in Anaheim last month that gave dentists an idea of how they can choose the appropriate insurance model for their dental practice rather than “letting the model choose them.”
04/29/2013
We are entering May, which is Disability Insurance Awareness Month, and a good time for dentists to make sure that their futures are protected. Disability Insurance Awareness Month was named by the LIFE Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers make smart insurance decisions to safeguard their families’ financial futures.
03/11/2013
TDIC Professional Liability policyholders whose Risk Management premium discount expires soon should register for their last chance to complete TDIC’s Risk Management seminar, The High Cost of Shortcuts.
TDIC earns "A" rating for 19th consecutive year
02/27/2013
The Dentists Insurance Company has announced its 19th consecutive year earning the A.M. Best Company’s “A” rating.
First-year dentists get discount on TDIC insurance
02/11/2013
To make the transition from dental school to the workforce easier, TDIC is offering newly licensed dentists their first year of Professional Liability insurance for just $50.
March 2012
03/01/2012

Top Stories: CDA bills tackle dental plan concerns; CDA Cares treatment plan: Relieve pain and infection; TDIC announces rate reduction for CA policyholders

April 2011
04/01/2011

Top Stories: National foundations focus on barriers to care; New TDIC bundle gives "Optimum" coverage; Tobacco industry whistleblower headlines general health lectures

March 2011
03/01/2011

Top Stories: Making smart dentists smarter - CDA Compass celebrates two years of helping members; Plan your show experience online; TDIC workers' comp policy protects practices

February 2011
02/01/2011

Top Stories: TDIC to offer its own workers’ comp insurance; CAMBRA challenges status quo; Members ‘Give Kids a Smile’

January 2010
01/01/2010

Top Stories: Grants put dentists in communities; Insurance, state budget top legislative priorities; A productive new year begins with CDA Compass

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