claims-made medical malpractice insurance

  • In claims-made insurance, coverage is provided only for claims reported during the policy period. As a result, claims-made medical malpractice insurance has a much "shorter tail" than occurrence coverage.

    Internal Revenue Service 1

1Internal Revenue Service, Internal Revenue Manual 4.42.6 Glossary, http://­www.irs.gov/­irm/­part4/­irm_04-042-006.html (last accessed Dec. 22, 2009).