Louisiana Malpractice Premiums for Full Time Employed Registered Nurses
Louisiana has a Patient Compensation Fund that provides coverage for claims in excess of $100,000. Employed nurses should ensure their companies are enrolled, self employed individuals need to apply themselves. Louisiana requires a suit be filed within one year of the date of discovery of an injury but no more than three years after the date of treatment. There is no exception for minors or those deemed incompetent. LA has also abolished joint and several liability ensuring nurses are only held responsible for their portion of any judgement.
Rates believed to be correct at time of posting, we request you contact us with any errors. Pictures are the trademarks of the respective companies.