MIEC provides medical professional liability insurance to physicians, medical groups, acupuncturists and other healthcare professionals in the U.S. West, including Alaska, California, Hawaii, and Idaho. Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Oakland, CA, MIEC is owned and operated for the benefit of over 7,400 policyholders. MIEC seeks to provide innovative and cost-effective medical professional liability protection and patient safety services for physicians and other healthcare professionals.

MIEC was created by physicians and their medical societies when insurance was unavailable to the medical community. MIEC is committed to a long-term philosophy of business conduct that ensures such a crisis never happens again.