Anesthesia Business Consultants (ABC), a leading provider in billing and practice management for anesthesia and pain management specialty, is pleased to announce a new program to provide insurance to clients.

Developed by Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. exclusively for ABC clients, the program will be underwritten by PPIC, a Coverys company.

Together they will offer a unique, comprehensive and competitive program of professional liability coverage and related services. This program is offered to clients as a benefit of your business relationship with ABC through First Professional Liability Risk Purchasing Group.

As ABC is a leading provider of anesthesia billing and business services to a large portion of the industry, this allows us to capture opportunities of scale and harness the inherent purchasing power of a large group providing additional significant value to its clients.

Tony Mira, President and CEO of ABC discussed this new program. "As a member of the anesthesia and pain management industry, I am always focused on what sets Anesthesia Business Consultants apart, and I believe our firm commitment to providing an enhanced level of services is that difference."

Mira continues, "ABC offers billing services, professional consulting services and, now, we can make available to clients a competitively priced physician professional liability product with increasing discounts over time." The program also offers free Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits, customized practice assessments for physicians and staff members as well as a quarterly interest-free payment plan.

Allen Sugerman, MBC, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, goes on to say, "ABC has partnered with PPIC and Gallagher to provide a best of class product. PPIC is an industry-renown member of the Coverys Group of companies, a leading insurer of physicians nationwide.

"This relationship will allow us to more comprehensively meet our clients’ needs at a reasonable cost."