SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jaan E. Sidorov, MD, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of PIAA, the insurance trade association representing domestic and international medical professional liability (MPL) insurance companies, risk retention groups, captives, trusts, and other entities. Dr. Sidorov is the chair of the NORCAL Group Board of Directors.
“We are pleased that Jaan has been recognized by PIAA to help champion for the future of the medical professional liability industry. NORCAL has benefited from his leadership and expertise. We look forward to seeing his involvement with the Association,” NORCAL President Scott Diener said.
Sidorov has served as a director for NORCAL since 2009, and also serves as a Director of PMSLIC Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of NORCAL Mutual. He has authored more than 35 peer-reviewed publications and is a seasoned primary care physician with extensive knowledge of health insurance, corporate governance, health service research and disease management.
The NORCAL Group of Companies
NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company, PMSLIC Insurance Company and Medicus Insurance Company, members of the NORCAL Group of companies, are medical professional liability insurers providing protection to more than 28,000 physicians, healthcare extenders, medical groups, hospitals, community clinics and allied healthcare facilities in the nation. The companies share a group rating of “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best for their financial strength and stability.
NORCAL Mutual is based in San Francisco, CA, and operates in California, Alaska and Rhode Island. PMSLIC is based in Mechanicsburg, PA, and operates in Pennsylvania and Delaware. Medicus is based in Austin, TX, and is licensed to sell medical professional liability insurance in 37 states across the nation.