|[March 21, 2013]
The Doctors Company and QuantiaMD Partner to Promote Knowledge-Sharing and Collaboration
NAPA, Calif. & WALTHAM, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
Doctors Company, the nation's largest malpractice insurer, and QuantiaMD,
the largest social learning and collaboration platform for physicians,
today announced a partnership to give physicians expanded opportunities
to collaborate on patient safety and medical malpractice issues
presented by industry experts.
Physicians who are members of QuantiaMD's online physician community and
collaboration platform can now access The
Doctors Company's page. On this site, physicians will find the
latest in articles and videos by industry experts on timely patient
safety and malpractice issues. Currently, the page features "Pending
Malpractice Claims Consume Physicians' Careers", a video by Richard E.
Anderson, MD, FACP, Chairman and CEO of The Doctors Company, and "A
Tragic Lesson in Drug Safety" with David B. Troxel, MD, medical director
of The Doctors Company. Physicians have the ability to share insights
with each other about these topics of concern to healthcare
"As the industry leader in social media, The Doctors Company is proud to
offer another opportunity for physicians to connect and collaborate on
patient safety and medical malpractice issues," said Stacy Schultz, VP
of marketing for The Doctors Company. "Through this collaborative
platform, we are providing QuantiaMD's 170,000 members with insights
from healthcare industry experts that e anticipate will generate
comment and knowledge-sharing."
"We are thrilled to be working with The Doctors Company in such an
innovative way, applying social technologies to help physicians learn
and collaborate across the country," said Eric Schultz, Executive
Chairman of QuantiaMD. "Our platform and processes will drive engagement
of our physician members with the Doctors Company's content and
resources, raising awareness and understanding of these important
topics. We look forward to evolving the patient safety content, tools
and services with the Doctors Company and extending our respective
leadership in this space."
QuantiaMD, the largest social learning and collaboration platform for
physicians, is transforming the way healthcare is delivered. By applying
the latest social technologies to medicine, QuantiaMD is modernizing how
physicians work together and interact with the major participants in
healthcare, including hospitals, ACOs and life sciences companies. On
QuantiaMD, 170,000+ physicians share real-life experiences from clinical
practices nationwide, in minutes, and engage directly with healthcare
institutions to meet a variety of objectives that reduce costs and
improve the quality of care. Built from the ground up for how physicians
practice today, QuantiaMD's scalable platform is fully mobile, secure
and easy-to-use. To learn more, visit www.QuantiaMD.com.
For client solutions, visit www.QuantiaMD.com/clientsolutions.
About The Doctors Company
Founded by doctors for doctors in 1976, The Doctors Company (www.thedoctors.com)
is relentlessly committed to advancing, protecting, and rewarding the
practice of good medicine. The Doctors Company is the nation's largest
medical malpractice insurer, with 73,000 members and $4 billion in
assets, and is rated A by A.M. Best Company and Fitch Ratings.
Follow The Doctors Company on Twitter
at @doctorscompany for industry trends, subscribe to its YouTube
site to hear from industry experts, connect with The Doctors Company on LinkedIn
to engage with company leaders, and find information on its key
milestones and achievements on Facebook.
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