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Integris Group Completes MedMal Direct Insurance Company Transaction

GLASTONBURY, CT – January 5, 2024 – Integris Group, a leading member-owned medical professional liability insurance company, is pleased to announce the purchase of 100% of the stock of MedMal Direct Insurance Company (MDIC), and its agency, CorePRO Insurance, from Physicians Trust, Inc. (PTI). The transaction, having received PTI shareholder and regulatory approvals, closed December 31, 2023. 



MedMal Direct names CEO & President

MedMal Direct Insurance Company (“MDIC”), the direct-to-physician medical professional liability insurance carrier, announces Marc D. Hammett as its newPresident and Chief Executive Officer effective March 2, 2022. Hammett will follow Melodee S. Dixon,who led the company for three years and made the decision to spend more time with family. Hammett’sunanimous appointment by the Board of Directors comes at a time that the organization is experiencingsignificant opportunities for growth in the nine states in which it serves physicians: Florida, Georgia,Illinois,Missouri,NorthCarolina,Ohio, Oklahoma,Pennsylvania,andTexas.


StartBox and MedMal Direct form alliance to provide ASCs with technology to advance patient safety and reduce medical professional liability costs

ATLANTA, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- StartBox, LLC today announced an alliance with MedMal Direct Insurance Company, a multi-state medical professional liability insurance carrier. The alliance will offer healthcare providers and Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) medical professional liability risk management discounts linked to the adoption of the StartBox System.


"I have been extremely happy with MedMal Direct. Their customer service is unbeatable, and their rates are great!"

— Sofia Kirk, M.D.


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