Campmed Casualty & Indemnity Company, Inc. of Maryland (NAIC #12260) is submitting the attached initial Professional Liability Rate and Rule filing for Physicians, Surgeons and other Healthcare Professions including Podiatrists for your review and approval. Campmed became an admitted insurer in the District of Columbia in 2002 and currently has approved rate, rule and form filings for our Durable Medical Equipment and Long Term Care Programs. These programs include Commercial General Liability, Products/ Completed Operations and Miscellaneous Professional Liability coverages. Campmed wants to add Professional Liability to the lines we are able to provide for our DC clients. Campmed has written Professional Liability for Podiatrists in Pennsylvania since 2002 adding Florida and West Virginia Podiatrists in 2005 and 2007 respectively. Physician other than Podiatrists rates for Pennsylvannia were recently approved effective 11/1/07. A Physicians Forms filing with Company Tracking #DC.PHY.Forms.111407 is being submitted separately. We request the proposed rates and rules go into effect for new and renewal policies effective on or after February 15, 2008 or on the approval date of this filing. Campmed is an ISO member and will follow all ISO filings unless otherwise stated in the attached manual. PLease contact me via SERFF or at the contact information below if you have any questions regarding the filing.