NIP Specialty Brokerage Offers Brokers Expert Advice on MEDEFENSE™/e-MD™

(Woodbridge, NJ) June 27, 2011 — NIP Specialty Brokerage, a division of NIP Group, Inc., proudly announces a complimentary webinar for brokers on the prominent topic of MEDEFENSE™/e-MD™ co-sponsored by NIP Specialty and NAS Insurance Services.

The Federal Government along with State Medicaid agencies have began aggressively pursuing physician practices for billing violations. Rightfully so, providers are concerned about what this increasing regulatory environment means to them. NAS Insurance Services, alongside NIP Specialty, is presenting this webinar to inform you of the current regulatory pressures and what protection may be available to your clients.

“MEDEFENSE™/e-MD™, Protection in an Increasing Regulatory Environment,” will be presented on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 2:00pm Eastern Time.

Please click on the following link to register for the webinar: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/221020592.

You will receive a confirmation email with log-in instructions once you have registered.

“NIP Specialty is proud to partner with NAS to offer this timely coverage,” said Anne-Marie Dolinac, Assistant Vice President of NIP Specialty Brokerage. “MEDEFENSE™ Plus/e-MD™ also offers Network Security & Privacy coverage to dentists, physicians, medical groups and other medical professionals.”

“NAS Insurance Services understands the evolving perils healthcare providers now face as the Federal Government, through RAC, ZPIC and other audits, aggressively pursues an estimated $55 billion in improper billings committed each year. MEDEFENSE™, a product created by NAS, responds to this need with coverage for both defense and fines and penalties attributable to allegations of improper billing, HIPAA Privacy, Stark and EMTALA violations. NAS, together with NIP, presents MEDEFENSE™ Plus/e-MD™, protection in an increasingly regulatory environment, to discuss these exposures and the unique protection offered by NAS.”

For more information on NIP Specialty, call 1-800-446-7647 ext. 515. To submit business, send emails to NIPSpecialty@NIPGroup.com or fax to 732-634-2904.

About NIP Specialty Brokerage
NIP Specialty Brokerage is a wholesale brokerage operation targeting non-standard commercial risks underwritten by admitted and non-admitted specialty carriers. NIP Specialty Brokerage assists agents/brokers in the structure and placement of complex insurance risks throughout the United States by accessing NIP’s brokerage expertise and relationships with global insurance markets. NIP Group, Inc. is a specialty insurance intermediary, ranked among the largest 100 in the United States and providing a wide range of brokerage, underwriting and risk management services to select market segments.

About NAS Insurance Services
Founded in 1975, NAS Insurance Services was the first to conceive of insuring businesses for legal expenses related to numerous perils they experience – a type of coverage not provided by typical liability insurance at the time. NAS offers a full spectrum of specialty products on wholesale, program and reinsurance bases for: Abuse/Molestation, Cyber Liability, Network Security, Technology Liability, Social Services, MEDEFENSE™ Plus, HIPAA Protector, Miscellaneous E&O, Tenant Discrimination Insurance, Sexual Misconduct Liability, Allied Healthcare, Non-Standard Physicians, Tax Audit and Miscellaneous Medical Malpractice.


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