IMS has partnered with First Insurance Group to create a new insurance agency providing services statewide. Operating as the Iowa Medical Society Insurance Group we now offer physicians, their families, and employees a new option in the insurance marketplace. 

This represents nearly 150 carriers providing first-in-class products and services. The First Insurance Group is led by Derek Briscoe and Scott Morris, working alongside the IMS staff. Briscoe and Morris have a combined 50 years of experience working with physicians and are leaders in the Midwest in deploying proven and innovative healthcare services while staying ahead of emerging risks. 

The Iowa Medical Society Insurance Group will sell all lines of insurance products including, but not limited to:
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Business insurance
  • Employee benefits
  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Disability
  • Retirement plans
  • Personal lines
  • Homeowners and private auto insurance
  • Umbrellas


(515) 223-1401
515 E Locust, STE 400
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Points of Contact

Derek Briscoe

Phone: (402) 861-7130

Michael Flesher


Phone: (515) 223-1401