KAMMCO Update on COVID-19:
KAMMCO will maintain full business operations while adhering to CDC and KDHE recommendations regarding COVID-19. All KAMMCO services are still being provided as we remain focused on serving and supporting our members. Click Here for the COVID-19 Resource Page. KAMMCO will be here when you need us.
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Second Quarter Vital Sounds

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Message to Our Members from Kurt Scott, President & CEO
'Lately it occurs to me what a strange road it's been.' This reflection may seem a bit odd coming from the Chief Executive of your medical professional liability insurance company, but the world is anything but normal now... read more

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Special Resources - Resuming Elective Surgeries and Procedures
While you necessarily make decisions on a case-by-case basis using your clinical judgment, we wanted to provide you with some resources and tools that might be of assistance... read more

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Postponing Care for non-COVID-19 Patients
During the COVID-19 crisis and the surge of critical care patients, providers are also tasked with managing the care and maintenance of their non-COVID-19 population. Providers must still... read more

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Healthcare Leadership in the Time of the Novel Coronavirus
Healthcare leaders should all aspire to follow clear strategies to help sustain the overall well-being of clinicians amidst the COVID-19 crisis. Here are a few strategies to consider when creating an infrastructure that supports... read more

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Tips from the Trenches - Claims Update
Below are two case summaries in which the plaintiff was found to be a percentage “at fault” by the jury and how it affected the outcome of each case... read more

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2020 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards Report
Each year the ECRI Institute’s Health Devices Group identifies ten potential sources of danger they believe warrant the greatest attention for the coming year... read more

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Incident Response Plan Series - Part 2 of 4
For organizations that have their all-star team in place to respond to cyber or privacy security incidents, the next step is to develop the “how” by identifying what actions need to be taken in response... read more

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KHC Hires Executive Director
The Kansas Healthcare Collaborative (KHC) Board of Directors has selected Allison Peterson DeGroff as the organization’s Executive Director effective March 20. For the last year, Ms. DeGroff has served... read more

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Health Quality Innovation Network Recruiting Now
Improving health care quality is a complex task that requires the involvement of many stakeholders. KHC is working in partnership with the HQIN, the new CMS QIO for Kansas. This initiative is aimed at the community level... read more

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Spring Education Videos Available Now
These four presentations contain timely and relevant information on EHR documentation, cybersecurity threats, identifying suspected child abuse, and the pitfalls of blaming others for medical mistakes... read more