What is Malpractice Liability
Insurance For Optometrists?
As an Optometrist, the role you play in a patient’s care journey is critical. Yet, there is always a risk when delivering care and like any profession, accidents happen.
Think of Optometrist Liability Insurance as protection for your peace of mind. Mistakes happen and can disrupt your career in a matter of minutes. Professional Liability Insurance for Optometrists protects against risks associated with the services you provide, including equipment- or treatment-related injuries.
How Much Does Optometrist
Liability Insurance Cost?
How much your Optometrist Liability Insurance policy costs depends on several factors, such as:
- Years of experience
- Level of education or training
We’ve partnered with Canada’s largest insurance companies to provide the most competitive Optometrist Liability Insurance rates for you.
To find out how much Optometrist Malpractice Insurance can cost for you simply click on the button below:
Common Optometrist Malpractice
Claims in Canada
While examining a patient, you fail to dilate the pupil, resulting in a misdiagnosis of an ocular disease. As a result, the patient’s vision is compromised.
Failure to Refer
You neglect to refer a patient, who requires specialized treatment, to a specialist for further examination. As a result, their vision significantly declines.
Failure to Inform
You neglect to inform the patient of blurriness and reduced acuity following dilation, which results in them slipping in the office and spraining their wrist.