JA Assure, a niche market InsurTech firm, has announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with the Federation of Private Medical Practitioners’ Associations Malaysia (FPMPAM) and the Independent Practitioners’ Healthcare Services Sdn. Bhd. (IPHS). Through this collaboration, Doctor Shield, an online professional indemnity insurance platform will be offered to all medical professionals of FPMPAM.
Doctor Shield policies are distributed by JA Assure and underwritten by Chubb Insurance Malaysia Berhad, an established and BNM licensed general insurance company in Malaysia. Chubb Group has been underwriting medical malpractice insurance for decades. Doctor Shield is equipped with features like instant online rate quotations, complete online policy issuance in less than ten minutes, and instant online policy renewal.
“Doctor Shield by JA Assure and Chubb has simplified the process of purchasing indemnity insurance. It is transparent and instant. The benefits are comprehensive and competitive. We are confident that this collaboration will be mutually beneficial and provide value-added service to our doctors,” said Dr Steven Chow President of FPMPAM.
The mission of the FPMPAM is to provide safe, quality, ethical and affordable medical and healthcare services for patients. IPHS acts as the corporate platform for FPMPAM members via its network of Preferred Provider Clinics throughout Malaysia.
“Doctor Shield – our medical indemnity insurance solution – allows Doctors to purchase their indemnity insurance online instantly” added Japhire Gopi, CEO at JA Assure.