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​​Professional Liability​


Professional Liability Insurance for Nursing Professionals​​​​

All it takes is one lawsuit… Your employer-provided coverage may be focused on your employer and protecting the interests of the business and its shareholders—not your best interests. You need coverage that places your needs first. Professional liability insurance through NSO allows you to have peace of mind whether you’re on the job, off the job, or between jobs. Whether you’re an employee or self-employed, coverage through NSO is here to help you purchase professional liability insurance at an affordable cost.



Malpractice insurance as low as $106* per year. *Full time employed rate. Rates vary by state.

Malpractice claims can be expensive to defend. The average legal cost to defend a malpractice lawsuit against a nurse is $43,051 (Understanding Nurse Liability). Avoid being left with unexpected expenses from a malpractice lawsuit. Obtain your own individual professional liability coverage. NSO offers professional liability insurance to help insure you and your career if the unfortunate happens.

Experts in NP malpractice insurance with 20+ years defending nurse practitioners.

You’ve invested so much of yourself in your career. Don't let a malpractice lawsuit jeopardize all you've worked so hard to accomplish. Help safeguard your career, ability to practice, and financial well-being with professional liability coverage through NSO.

Malpractice insurance endorsed by the NSNA.

Yes, nursing students are sued. So whether you’re in clinical training as part of your nursing school program or volunteering, professional liability coverage through NSO will be with you every step of the way. NSO gives you peace of mind by offering coverage 24/7 at affordable rates.

AALNC’s endorsed provider for malpractice insurance.

Your knowledge, skills and expertise are an asset, not a liability. Legal Nurse Consultant coverage offered through NSO includes the Consulting Services Liability endorsement, which covers you for using your specialized expertise, nursing skills, and knowledge in specified settings that do not involve direct patient care.

The sole NACNS endorsed provider for malpractice insurance.

Individual Professional Liability Insurance for Clinical Nurse Specialist offered through NSO includes the Consulting Services Liability endorsement, which offers coverage for using your specialized expertise, nursing skills, and knowledge in specified non-medical settings, such as services in your capacity as a seminar instructor or education and training you conduct on behalf of an educational institution.

Nurse
Malpractice insurance as low as $106* per year. *Full time employed rate. Rates vary by state.

Malpractice claims can be expensive to defend. The average legal cost to defend a malpractice lawsuit against a nurse is $43,051 (Understanding Nurse Liability). Avoid being left with unexpected expenses from a malpractice lawsuit. Obtain your own individual professional liability coverage. NSO offers professional liability insurance to help insure you and your career if the unfortunate happens.

Nurse Practitioner
Experts in NP malpractice insurance with 20+ years defending nurse practitioners.

You’ve invested so much of yourself in your career. Don't let a malpractice lawsuit jeopardize all you've worked so hard to accomplish. Help safeguard your career, ability to practice, and financial well-being with professional liability coverage through NSO.

Student Nurse
Malpractice insurance endorsed by the NSNA.

Yes, nursing students are sued. So whether you’re in clinical training as part of your nursing school program or volunteering, professional liability coverage through NSO will be with you every step of the way. NSO gives you peace of mind by offering coverage 24/7 at affordable rates.

Legal Nurse Consultant
AALNC’s endorsed provider for malpractice insurance.

Your knowledge, skills and expertise are an asset, not a liability. Legal Nurse Consultant coverage offered through NSO includes the Consulting Services Liability endorsement, which covers you for using your specialized expertise, nursing skills, and knowledge in specified settings that do not involve direct patient care.

Clinical Nurse Specialist
The sole NACNS endorsed provider for malpractice insurance.

Individual Professional Liability Insurance for Clinical Nurse Specialist offered through NSO includes the Consulting Services Liability endorsement, which offers coverage for using your specialized expertise, nursing skills, and knowledge in specified non-medical settings, such as services in your capacity as a seminar instructor or education and training you conduct on behalf of an educational institution.

FAQs for Nurses

You have questions. We have answers. Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to all of your concerns about the Professional Liability Insurance program offered through NSO.

Why do I need coverage?

In our video series, attorney Edie Brous explains why its important for nursing professionals to have professional liability insurance.