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Medical malpractice insurer rolls back rates
Sacramento Business Journal

The largest medical malpractice insurer in California has agreed to roll back rates overall by 10 percent, saving doctors, dentists and other medical providers $21 million annually in premiums, Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones announced Monday. The Doctor’s Company is the last of six medical malpractice insurers targeted by the commissioner. Last year, Jones asked the six largest medical malpractice insurers in California to justify their rates. After review of the filings, Jones called for reductions.