July 10, 1998

INSURANCE INFORMATION NOTICE NO. 99-1

SUBJECT: MEDICAL MALPRACTICE POLICY LIMITS INCREASE TO $5,000,000

Effective July 1, 1998, the self-insured Medical Malpractice policy limit has been increased from $1,000,000 per occurrence to $5,000,000 per occurrence. This increase does not change the statutory limits outlined in L.R.S. 40.1299.39 et seq.

If you have any questions, please contact Tommy Arbour at (504) 342-8414 or Melissa Harris at (504) 342-8416.