Underwriting income continues to decline, offset by 2017 investment gains

The medical professional liability (MPL) industry remains in a financial position roughly consistent with where it has been for the past five years. The year 2017 manifested a continued decline in underwriting income for the MPL insurance industry. Movement in the industry’s profitability continues to occur at a relatively slow pace. Milliman’s Susan Forray and Chad Karls provide more perspective in this article.

This article was published in the Second Quarter 2018 issue of Inside Medical Liability.