What’s it like to be a risk manager at a hospital where Ebola patients are being treated? HRMR spoke to Dave Poppert, risk manager at Nebraska Medicine, about the center’s specialized approach.
In our second feature on the risk management implications of Ebola virus disease, HRMR speaks to Jeffrey Tanenbaum, a member of law firm Nixon Peabody’s labor & employment practice, about the legal issues raised by the threat of the disease.
Coverys Custom Accounts is Coverys’ response to the impact of the Affordable Care Act on healthcare providers, as Joe Zorola, chief underwriting officer, describes.
Disruptive and violent patients are a perennial problem in healthcare. Several experts in the field offer HRMR their advice on how to deal with the practical—and legal—implications of the problem.
What does the current risk and insurance landscape look like to healthcare CFOs? Brian Lovdahl, CFO for Baldwin Area Medical Center, shared his views with HRMR.
Recognizing and reducing the risk of sexual abuse in healthcare settings is a challenge, but one that should not be ignored,writes Michelle Foster Earle, president of OmniSure Consulting Group.
Captive insurance continues to develop its value for healthcare providers. Renee Ford, assurance principal at Decosimo, explains why.
Welcome to the annual print edition of Healthcare Risk Management Review, released to coincide with ASHRM’s 2014 conference but designed to look ahead to the issues likely to affect the industry in 2015.
‘Sharing and caring’ through enterprise risk management (ERM) was chosen as the over-riding theme of the 2014 ASHRM conference. Jacque Mitchell, the organization’s 2014 president, tells HRMR how this can be applied within the wider context of ERM.
Picking up on some of the themes of the 2014 ASHRM conference, RIMS president Carolyn Snow offers her views on risk management today.