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Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. Company Profile

12:33 EDT 24th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) was established in 1975 by a group of California physicians to manage the escalating cost of medical professional liability coverage. Two years later, CAP formed the Mutual Protection Trust (MPT), today a market leader in California's medical professional liability arena. MPT currently covers nearly 11,000 of the state's finest physicians and is the only physician-owned organization of its kind rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company. Based in Los Angeles, CAP also has offices in San Diego, Orange, Sacramento, and Palo Alto, California. For more information, visit www.cap-mpt.com.


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Malpractice Case: Physicians Should Be Able to Say 'I'm Sorry'

Sometimes saying 'I'm sorry' to a patient or their family can help prevent a malpractice lawsuit. This case explains why an act of contrition has tremendous value. Cooperative of American Physicians

Malpractice Case: When Payment Should Not Be Part of the Issue

Discontinuing treatment of a patient because the patient is unable to pay can lead to a malpractice lawsuit. This case shows what physicians should do to avoid being sued for abandonment of care. Co...

American College of Physicians urges federal court to reject lawsuit seeking to overturn essential patient protections

(American College of Physicians) The American College of Physicians, together with the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and ...

ACP calls for continued efforts in reducing physician burdens in Red Tape Roundtable

(American College of Physicians) Excessive administrative tasks divert physicians' time and focus away from patient care, the American College of Physicians (ACP) told a panel of members of Congress t...

American College of Physicians, April 19-21

The American College of Physicians: Internal Medicine Meeting The annual meeting of the American College of Physicians (ACP) was held from April 19 to 21 in New Orleans and attracted more than 6,000 p...

Andy Slavitt to receive national award From the American College of Physicians

(American College of Physicians) The American College of Physicians (ACP) will award Andy Slavitt the Joseph F. Boyle Award for Distinguished Public Service.

Physicians use complex process in addressing non-patient requests

(American Academy of Family Physicians) When confronted with a medical request from family or friends (non-patients), physicians follow a complex process in deciding how to respond. According to a foc...

Physicians' work should focus on personalized care, not transactional tasks

(American Academy of Family Physicians) Shifting physicians' roles from transactional tasks to personalized care would best serve patients, physicians and society.

PubMed Articles [2223 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

One Year of Family Physicians' Observations on Working with Medical Scribes.

The immense clerical burden felt by physicians is one of the leading causes of burnout. Scribes are increasingly being used to help alleviate this burden, yet few published studies investigate how scr...

We cooperated so… now what? Infants expect cooperative partners to share resources.

Research has demonstrated that an understanding of and engagement in cooperative activities emerges early in life. However, little is known about the expectations infants hold about the consequences o...

Meaningful use's benefits and burdens for US family physicians.

The federal meaningful use (MU) program was aimed at improving adoption and use of electronic health records, but practicing physicians have criticized it. This study was aimed at quantifying the bene...

"Rising to the Level of Your Incompetence": Exploring What Physicians' Self-Assessment of Their Performance Reveals About the Impact of the Imposter Syndrome in Medicine.

Mistakes are ubiquitous in medicine; when confronted by error, physicians may experience anxiety, guilt, and self-doubt. Feedback may be useful for navigating these feelings, but only if it matches a ...

Removing restrictions on nurse practitioners' scope of practice in New York State: Physicians' and nurse practitioners' perspectives.

In 2015, New York State adopted the Nurse Practitioners Modernization Act to remove required written practice agreements between physicians and nurse practitioners (NPs) with at least 3,600 hours of p...

Clinical Trials [1853 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Enlisting Peer Cooperation and Prosociality in the Service of Substance Use Prevention in Middle School

Students' cooperative and prosocial behavior is vital to their social and academic success and to the quality of a school's social environment. This project will evaluate an instructional ...

NC Young Women's CoOp

This three-arm cluster randomized trial will develop, test, and compare the efficacy of two delivery formats of the Women's CoOp (WC), which is designed to provide risk reduction and empow...

African American Cancer Clinical Trial Decisions: Testing Tailored Messages

A randomized clinical trial (using a 2x2 factorial design) to inform our knowledge of the efficacy of a tailored health message intervention, using different depths of tailoring and involv...

Investigation of Selected Patient Groups From The Cooperative Study of Sickle Cell Disease

To continue to follow the newborn cohort and the over-35 years of age cohort from the Cooperative Study of Sickle Cell Disease (CSSCD), a study of the natural history of sickle cell diseas...

Usefulness of a Mobile Information Management System for Haemodialysis Patient

The investigators developed and used the DialysisNet mobile application for physicians and Avatar Beans mobile application for haemodialysis patients. Patient-centred data integration and ...

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Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc.

The Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) was established in 1975 by a group of California physicians to manage the escalating cost of medical professional liability coverage. Two years later...

American College of Physicians

The American College of Physicians is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States. ACP members include 130,000 in...

Land O’Lakes.

In the early 1920s, a cooperative was formed that had new ideas about making butter. In those days, most butter was made from sour cream and sold in tubs. This new cooperative made butter from fresh, ...

Oklahoma City Zoo

W are a fully accredited member of the American Zoo and Aquarium Association and the American Association of Museums as both a living museum and a botanical garden. The Zoo participates in numerous co...

American Airlines Credit Union

AA Credit Union was founded in 1936, and today serves the present and retired employees of American Airlines, their family members and others who work in the air transportation industry. AA Credit Uni...

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