The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates (“The GW Medical Faculty Associates” or the “GW-MFA”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Director, Insurance and Risk Management, to be located in Washington, DC. The GW Medical Faculty Associates is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) GWMFA-Director@mlaglobal.com . Do not contact GW-MFA directly; all resumes sent to GW-MFA will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The GW Medical Faculty Associates is the faculty practice plan of The George Washington University (“GW University”) and was incorporated in July 2000 as a non-profit corporation. GW-MFA is the largest independent physician practice group in the DC metro region with more than 750 providers. GW-MFA physicians provide comprehensive patient care with 52 medical and surgical specialties.
Position: Reporting to the General Counsel, the Director, Insurance and Risk Management will lead the risk management, litigation, claims management and insurance activities for GW-MFA. The selected applicant will be responsible for the professional management of (1) all claims brought against GW-MFA and its affiliated entities; (2) GW-MFA’s self-funded offshore captive insurance program; (3) GW-MFA’s insurance and risk management program; and (4) providing staff support to GW-MFA’s Claims Review Committee. The Director, Insurance and Risk Management will provide legal, insurance and risk management advice to management, medical staff and other individuals associated with GW-MFA.
Experience: 7+ years of risk management experience in healthcare (i.e., hospital, ambulatory care, medical office setting or an academic medical enterprise). Clinical healthcare and insurance claims management experience; and experience investigating and managing complaints, incidents, occurrences, adverse events, claims and/or medical malpractice litigation. Experience with captive insurance highly desired.
Compensation: Competitive base salary commensurate with experience.
Location: Washington, DC.
Relos: Yes, but local candidates are strongly preferred.
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