Handbook> Electives > Information > Malpractice Coverage

Electives/Selectives - Introductory Information

Malpractice Coverage


Medical students, who have completed the appropriate forms process to schedule Electives, whether for credit or for experience, have professional liability coverage provided by the Commonwealth of Virginia self-insurance program. The policy limits are $2M per claim with unlimited aggregate. The coverage is provided for any claim arising out of their scheduled training program at the University of Virginia Health System or at any approved national or international clinical rotation site.