The Director of Risk Management is responsible for all of the organization’s Risk Management activities which include coordinating malpractice insurance coverage, managing claims against the organization, assigning and directing defense counsel, oversight of the DMG Captive Insurance Company, updating loss runs, administering the risk management program on a day-to-day basis, managing and analyzing risk management data and conducting risk management educational programs, all with the objective of controlling and minimizing loss to protect the assets of the corporation.
Bachelor degree in health or business administration.
Master’s degree preferred.
Clinical experience preferred
Risk Management courses/certification
Knowledge of the healthcare system, clinical procedures, and budget preparation.
Ability to plan, coordinate, evaluate and direct the activities of risk management personnel, medical legal defense team, captive management team, actuarial team, broker team and projects in the office environment.
Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with staff and physicians; organize work and achieve goals and objectives; research and prepare comprehensive reports; adapt to constantly changing situations.
Knowledge of wide range of insurance product lines and ability to review, negotiate and renew multiple lines of insurance coverage.
Knowledge of medical legal claims process and management and ability to review/analyze data related to standard of care and other exposures to the organization.
Knowledge of captive insurance company management.
Knowledge of loss run development and analysis.
Extensive analytical problem solving skills.
Excellent communication skills; strong customer service skills.
Able to work under pressure; ability to work with all types of customers (both internal and external).
Understanding of Risk Management principals and concepts.
Internal Number: RM01
About District Medical Group
District Medical Group, "DMG," was founded in 1994. DMG is one of the largest multi-specialty groups in Arizona, offering accessible and comprehensive medical care for patients throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan area.