Nutritionist Malpractice Insurance

The essentials and benefits of having malpractice insurance coverage for nutritionists.

What is Nutritionist Malpractice Insurance?

Nutritionist malpractice insurance provides nutritionists with the coverage needed in case of a lawsuit or claim. As nutrition dietetic technicians see their roles in healthcare expand, the risk in being named in a malpractice suit continues to climb, making malpractice insurance for nutritionists more important than ever.

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Not having malpractice insurance leads to risk of personal damage to assets, career, finances

What Risks Do I Face as A Nutritionist That Warrants Malpractice Insurance?

Nutritionists counsel patients on nutritional issues and are experts in the use of food and nutrition to promote health and manage disease. Using trained expertise, nutritionists advise people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or achieve a specific health-related goal. Due to the responsibilities of this occupation, having the right amount of nutritionist malpractice insurance coverage is essential. The important work of a nutritionist includes risks of potential negligence claims.

Benefits of CM&F Malpractice Insurance Coverage

  • Coverage Options up to $2 Million per Claim
  • Full Consent to Settle Claims
  • License Defense Coverage Included
  • Sexual Misconduct Defense Included
  • Add Additional Insureds At Anytime
  • General Liability Available
  • Defense Costs in Addition to Liability Limits
  • HIPAA Defense Coverage Included
  • Telemedicine/Telehealth Coverage Included
  • 24/7 Portable Coverage That Covers You Everywhere You Go, Even in Volunteer, Per Diem or Contracted Work Assignments

Why Do I Need Nutritionist Malpractice Insurance?

Relying solely on an employer’s malpractice insurance to protect personal assets from a lawsuit may cause professionals undue hardship. If named in a lawsuit, nutritionists could be exposed, resulting in financially devastating legal costs. CM&F’S nutritionist liability insurance is designed to protect personal assets and cover legal expenses in the event of a malpractice lawsuit. This insurance covers amounts that you would otherwise be legally obligated to pay as a result of a professional liability claim arising out of a covered medical incident, whether the accusations are proven true or not.

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CM&F Nutritionist Insurance Coverage

It’s never been easier to get a quote or apply for nutritionist liability insurance. Just answer a few quick questions on our secure online application portal to get a free, no obligation quote. We’re known for affordable insurance that delivers the best coverage in the market in the most simple way possible.

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CM&F Means Peace of Mind

CM&F was founded over a century ago. Through up and down markets, CM&F’s dedication to healthcare professionals has never wavered. CM&F remains committed to making it easy and cost-effective to secure vital professional insurance coverage with:

  • A++ Rated Liability Insurance & 4.8/5 Satisfaction Rating
  • Outstanding Customer Service with a Direct Contact Line
  • Superior Claims Management
  • Fast Automated Application Process – No Paperwork!
  • 24/7 Access to Your Personal Online Document Archive