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OMIC Members Report 2022-2024

WHEN OMIC OPENED FOR BUSINESS on October 1, 1987, it signaled not just the beginning of a new insurance company, but the culmination of a visionary plan to directly head off a growing threat facing our colleagues nationwide. Our 2022 Members Report highlights a 35-year journey protecting ophthalmology. Read the report...

POLICY ISSUES:

ROR letters and kickback investigations coverage

Sometimes, when patients make claims or file lawsuits against their ophthalmologists, they allege certain acts, seek monetary awards, or sue other people that aren’t covered by the insured’s OMIC professional liability policy. When this happens, it is OMIC’s obligation to send a letter to the insured explaining who and what their policy does and does...
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COVERAGE QUESTION:

What is OMIC’s position regarding immediately sequential bilateral cataract surgery (ISBCS)?

As the American Academy of Ophthalmology states in their Preferred Practice Pattern, "Cataract in the Adult Eye," immediately sequential bilateral cataract surgery may be indicated in certain circumstances, but the advantages and disadvantages must be carefully weighed against the risk of potentially blinding complications such as bilateral endophthalmitis before proceeding with same-day surgery. OMIC shares this conservative position. Recognizing that ISBCS may be in the...





Six reasons OMIC is the best choice for ophthalmologists in America.

Best at defending claims.

An ophthalmologist pays nearly half a million dollars in premiums over the course of a career. Premium paid is directly related to a carrier’s claims experience. OMIC has a higher win rate taking tough cases to trial, full consent to settle (no hammer) clause, and access to the best experts. OMIC pays 25% less per claim than other carriers. As a result, OMIC has consistently maintained lower base rates than multispecialty carriers in the U.S.

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