Allied healthcare is a type of insurance rather than an insurance company, and it offers liability coverage for medical professionals who are not doctors, notes Investopedia. Companies such as Lockton Infinity and Insureon offer these types of policies, according to the companies' websites.Continue Reading
Allied healthcare professional liability insurance covers medical workers such as nurses, physicians' assistants, physical therapists, dentists and medical technicians, states Investopedia. While they provide a significant level of healthcare services, these medical professionals often do not receive protection from policies that cover their employers. Allied healthcare workers insurance provides protection during lawsuits and may cover policyholders who are fighting attempts to revoke their licenses.
Lockton Affinity offers liability insurance for allied healthcare professionals such as personal trainers, pharmacists, counselors and therapists, notes the company. The company's website provides tools for medical professionals to review online quotes and purchase liability insurance.
Insureon offers liability policies for allied healthcare workers including health, fitness, mental health and other medical professionals, according to the company. Its liability insurance includes coverage for bodily injury, property damage, personal and advertising injury and medical expense claims. The company's bodily injury insurance liability coverage covers claims for accidents that occur in the work setting and is offered separately from its malpractice insurance.Learn more about Health Insurance