OMSNIC – Resident Resources
OMS National Insurance Company, RRG (OMSNIC)
OMSNIC has been the leading provider of professional liability insurance to OMSs for nearly 30 years, and it insures more than 80 percent of eligible oral and maxillofacial surgeons nationwide.
OMSNIC has a proven track record of aggressively defending claims brought against its policyholders. Highly trained claims specialists and expert defense counsel repeatedly achieve a 94 percent success rate at trial.
OMSNIC has a number of resources available online that residents may find useful.
OMSNICase is a collection of informative, real-life patient case studies submitted by OMS residents, faculty and clinicians. The case studies – representing challenging clinical cases, complications and outcomes – can be used to assess and encourage diagnostic and treatment decisions.
The quarterly OMS Guardian newsletter contains articles with a risk management focus. With regular features such as a Closed Claim Summary and Staff Corner, the newsletter provides information on risk management and regulatory and legal issues that are of importance to oral and maxillofacial surgeons.
Learn & Earn
Complete “RES 101 – Resident Risk Management Course” and “RMC 413 – Patient Safety and Risk Management for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon” online via residentsurgicallog.com to earn a 10 percent premium credit. This credit, when combined with the New To Practice credit, results in a 60 percent savings in your first year of practice!*
*New To Practice credit is 35 percent in your second year and 20 percent in your third year when combined with the 10 percent risk management credit.
Resident Surgical Log
OMSNIC developed the Resident Surgical Log specifically for OMS resident training programs. It features program-specific faculty and treatment facility information, pertinent codes and reporting tools to help residents and Training Programs maintain accurate records of surgical experiences and track accreditation requirements. Log in to the Resident Surgical Log to view notifications and updates, or email email@example.com with any questions.
OMSNIC thanks the members of the RSL Advisory Committee for their continued efforts and time spent ensuring RSL meets the needs of OMS Training Programs:
James Q. Swift, DDS – Program Director, University of Minnesota
Eric Carlson, DMD, MD, FACS – Program Director, University of Tennessee
Richard Bauer III, DMD, MD – Program Director, University of Pittsburg
David Stanton, DMD, MD, FACS – Faculty, University of Pennsylvania
Vince Perciaccante, DDS – Faculty, Emory University
Andrew Read-Fuller, DDS, MD – Resident, UT Southwestern/Parkland Memorial Hospital
Mary Allaire-Schnitzer – Associate Executive Director, Advanced Education and Professional Affairs, AAOMS
Resident ENews Articles from OMSNIC
Obtain valuable information and download an OMSNIC Update article as appeared in a previous issue of the Resident ENews.
Transitioning from Residency to Private Practice
OMSNIC Risk Management Principles
Failure to Diagnose
Guarantees and Warranties
ROAAOMS Informed Consent
What Goes in the Chart
Legal Desk Reference
Legal Desk Reference/New OMSNICase