FAQs

  • Who is BMS Group?

    BMS Group is the official and exclusive broker for the program www.bmsgroup.com. BMS Canada Risk Services, headquartered in Ottawa, is part of the Specialty Risk division of BMS Group, a Lloyd’s of London broker. Their team of industry experts provide unparalleled risk management and brokerage services while offering a range of insurance products and resources to various Canadian healthcare associations

  • What is Professional Liability Insurance?

    Professional liability insurance protects members against liability or allegations for injuries or damages to a third party (such as a patient) that have resulted from a negligent act, error, omission, or malpractice that has arisen out of your professional capacity as a sonographer.

  • How do I purchase Professional Liability Insurance?

    Coverage can be purchased by contacting Sonography Canada at 1-888-273-6746 or info@sonographycanada.ca

  • How do I purchase Cyber Liability and/or Business Insurance?

    Please contact BMS Group at 1-844-583-7748 or sonography.insurance@bmsgroup.com for more information about Cyber Security & Privacy Liability insurance and business coverages, such as Commercial General Liability, Legal Entity insurance, and Office Package insurance.

  • I’m not a Sonography Canada Member. Am I eligible to purchase this Insurance?

    In order to be eligible for the Sonography Canada group insurance program, you must be a member in good standing of Sonography Canada. Sonography Canada has negotiated with the broker and insurance company to provide discounted insurance rates exclusively to members as a member benefit.

    Sonography Canada membership is available to sonographers without Canadian credentials who apply within 90 days of their acceptance by a Provincial regulatory college. Such “non-credentialed” members may then apply for Professional Liability Insurance. For more information, please contact Sonography Canada or visit www.sonographycanada.ca.