What type of business is it good for?

  • Healthcare-related facilities
  • Business that support healthcare through science, training, staffing, clinical research and more

  • Focus on primary and lead excess layers, but can also offer follow-line support
  • Written in open market, via binding authority facilities or facultative reinsurance basis
  • Broad underwriting appetite
  • Coverage attaches above negotiable excess/deductibles
  • Team service approach includes highly experienced underwriters, claims professionals, risk managers and actuaries
  • Efficient policy documentation production
  • Flexible coverage and limits structure
  • Range of excess/deductible options
  • Miscellaneous errors and omissions
  • Charity trustees indemnity
  • No fault clinical trials insurance
  • General liability for small- and medium-sized enterprises
  • Aesthetic / beauty / cosmetic
  • Alternative, supplementary and complementary practitioners
  • Care in the community and domiciliary care
  • Charities, associations and other not-for-profit organizations
  • Clinical trials and CRO/SMO risks
  • Community Interest Companies (CICs)
  • Day surgery clinics and private medical facilities
  • Diagnostic screening and scanning
  • Drug addiction and alcohol services
  • First aid trainers and private ambulance services
  • Hospices, including hospice at home and respite
  • Hospitals and clinics – private
  • Local authorities, councils and housing associations
  • Occupational health screening and therapy
  • Pharmaceutical, clinical and biotech consultants
  • Recruitment and employment agencies
  • Residential and nursing care facilities, including dementia care and those providing support for individuals with physical and/or learning disabilities and/or mental health issues
  • Tropical disease specialists
  • Universities and other educational establishments


AXIS Medical Malpractice Insurance Appetite Guide


At AXIS, our healthcare claims specialists work to identify legal and technical resources, always with a goal to minimize the reputational and financial impact of a claim on facilities, their directors, officers and employees.

Clients can rest assured that when a medical malpractice claim is filed AXIS focuses on:

  • Quick decision making
  • Championing your needs
  • An honest approach
Learn more about claims