Insurance—it’s a complicated subject that most medical students and residents leave on the backburner during training.
However, there are many different types of insurance to consider as you make the transition to becoming a staff physician.
Depending on your specific situation, you may require (or wish to consider) a variety or combination of insurance types. Here is a list of the most common types of insurance purchased by physicians:
- Disability insurance
- Term Life insurance
- Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance
- Critical Illness insurance
- Professional Overhead Expense (POE) insurance
- Travel Medical insurance