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Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Coverage

Coverage Provided

Medical Malpractice insurance coverage is provided for faculty, staff, and students in the health science fields under the Professional Liability section of the BRIM Comprehensive Liability Insurance policy.

Services Provided

WVU Health Sciences has a separate Risk Management department.  This department is actively engaged in loss control activities to reduce or eliminate medical malpractice claims.  This department also manages all medical malpractice claims that have been filed against WVU.  They are staffed by a Risk Manager and an Assistant Risk Manager, and both are attorneys.

Contact Information – HSC Risk Management

Risk Manager
Health Sciences Center North
PO Box 9032 Morgantown, WV 26506

Professional (Medical Malpractice) Liability Insurance Policy

Coverage (C) under the BRIM Comprehensive Liability provides Professional Liability Coverage.  The policy can be found at this link: State Liability Policy [External pdf]