In the health care industry today, it’s not a matter of if a breach or violation will occur—it’s a matter of when. Protect your business and reputation with Cyber Solutions® and Medefense® Plus—included with most medical professional liability (MPL) insurance packages, at no additional charge and with no deductible.

Coverage protects your organization in the event of:

  • Privacy and security breaches
  • Cyber extortion
  • Multi-media liability
  • Cyber crime
  • Defense costs
  • Fines and penalties related to billing audits and investigations

Eligible policyholders include independently owned and operated physician practices, hospitals, senior living and other health care facilities with revenues less than $250 million and MPL deductibles less than $250,000.

Cyber Solutions® is a comprehensive suite of data security and privacy insurance solutions that covers you and your reputation in the event of cyber threats—including everything from privacy and security breaches to cyber crime, extortion, PCI DSS assessments, multimedia liability, and much more.

$100,000 in coverage is provided as an endorsement to your MPL insurance policy, with the option to purchase up to $10,000,000 in coverage. With no deductible, coverage includes both third-party liability claims as well as first-party (direct) costs incurred in the event of a privacy breach.

Keep up-to-speed on cyber threats and how to thwart them

As a policyholder of MMIC or any Constellation insurance company, you get unlimited access to resources including an online Cyber Security Fitness Check to help you identify your cyber gaps.

Learn how to proactively manage cyber security, be informed on the latest threats, plus get updates on new laws and regulations around data privacy and security. It’s all available to policyholders on our NAS CyberNET® website.

Consider CyberNET® your online data security risk management service where you can find:

  • Online compliance
  • Materials expert support online
  • Step-by-step procedures to lower risk
  • Training modules
  • Guidance for handling data breaches

Cyber Solutions® coverage includes

  • $100,000 Cyber Extortion Limit
  • $100,000 Cyber Terrorism Limit
  • $100,000 Multimedia Liability Limit
  • $100,000 Network Asset Protection Limit
  • $100,000 Security and Privacy Liability Limit
  • $100,000 Privacy Regulatory Defense and Penalties Limit
  • $100,000 Voluntary Notification Expenses Sublimit
  • $100,000 BrandGuard®
  • $100,000 PCI DSS Assessment Limit
  • $50,000 Medefense® Plus
  • $25,000 Cyber Crime

Combined aggregate limits are based on the number of physicians on the policy as of the effective date of coverage.

Managing the ever-changing and complex world of health care—and related governmental rules and regulations—can be daunting, overwhelming and downright worrisome. Medefense® Plus has you covered in the event of Medicare and Medicaid billing audits and investigations, or unintentional violations related to government regulatory proceedings, including HIPAA, EMTALA, or Stark.

Medefense® Plus includes coverage for defense costs, shadow audit expenses (for billing error proceedings only), and regulatory fines and penalties. Coverage begins at a $50,000 limit, with an option to purchase up to $1,000,000 in coverage.

Medefense® Plus coverage Includes:

Billing errors proceedings

Defense costs, fines and penalties (to the extent insurable by law), and shadow audit expenses brought by:

  • Federal or state governmental agencies
  • Whistleblowers
  • Contractors working on behalf of the government such as ZPIC and RAC
  • Commercial payers

Other regulatory proceedings

Defense costs and fines penalties (to the extent insurable by law) incurred in the following:

  • HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability ACT)
  • EMTALA (Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act)
  • Stark