Legal

Professional Liability Coverage

Employees of the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) are provided professional liability coverage for services provided within the course and scope of employment with UMMC through a self-insurance retention program that is subject to the Mississippi Tort Claims Act (Miss. Code Ann. §§ 11-46-1, et al.). Confirmation of coverage is available through the Office of General Counsel. To obtain confirmation of coverage, submit one of the following to UMMC's Risk Analyst:

  • Written request from individual that explicitly gives UMMC consent to release malpractice/ professional liability coverage information.

Please make certain to include full name, maiden name (if applicable), last four digits of social security number and/or UMMC Employee ID number. Failure to include the above information will delay the processing of your request. Please allow a minimum of seven business days to process the request. Requests are accepted via e-mail to riskanalyst@umc.edu; fax to (601) 984-1997; or mail to: 

University of Mississippi Medical Center
Attn: Office of General Counsel
Professional Liability Coverage
2500 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216-4500