NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company’s national expansion continues with the approval to offer physicians in Utah NORCAL’s medical professional liability insurance (MPLI) policy that includes extensive protection for cyber liability and data breaches. The addition of Utah extends NORCAL’s national footprint to 31 states.
Jason Gingerich has joined NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company as Vice President and Treasurer.
Prior to joining NORCAL, Gingerich was portfolio manager and senior investment strategist with Prime Advisors and an actuary at Milliman. He is also a regularly featured columnist for Inside Medical Liability.
NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company, one of the largest medical professional liability insurance companies in the nation based on direct written premium, has begun offering coverage to physicians in Iowa and Washington. NORCAL now protects physicians and health care professionals in 30 states, including the District of Columbia.
This is the latest phase in NORCAL’s multi-year national expansion to strategically enter new markets and transition policyholders from subsidiary companies to NORCAL Mutual. Medicus Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of NORCAL Mutual, has been offering coverage to physicians in Iowa since 2008 and Washington since 2011.
“We are excited to be recognized by our peers for this range of work that reflects our focus on our policyholders,” said Joy Corso, vice president of marketing and communications at NORCAL Mutual. “It is a tremendous honor to showcase the exceptional work produced by our in-house team.”
IMCA’s Showcase Awards recognize outstanding marketing and communications in the insurance industry in 32 categories that include advertising, annual reports, corporate social media, interactive, marketing communications and public relations.
The NORCAL Mutual Board of Directors met for the Annual Meeting of Members on Saturday, June 4 in San Francisco, CA. During the Annual Meeting, members re-elected four Class 2 Directors to serve a three-year term until the Annual Meeting of Members to be held in 2019 including Fabiola Cobarrubias, MD, Roger Hayashi, MD, Jaan Sidorov, MD, and Scott Syphax.
NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company’s Pennsylvania-based wholly-owned subsidiary, PMSLIC Insurance Company, has been renamed NORCAL Specialty Insurance Company, pending additional regulatory approvals. NORCAL Specialty is the NORCAL Group’s surplus lines carrier.