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April 15, 2016
Risk management maturity #RIMS2016

Earlier this week at the annual RIMS conference, I partnered with Iman H. Al-Gharabally, Team Leader ERM, from the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) to delve into the nature of mature and, by inference, effective risk management programs. My partn…

April 15, 2016
October 22, 2015
Ann Gaffey, SVP Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety
Enterprise risk management: Breaking down barriers for real-life application

Healthcare risk managers have the opportunity to engage leaders from across their organizations to think more broadly about maximizing value protection and managing risk that comes with uncertainty through the application of an enterprise risk mana…

October 22, 2015 by Ann Gaffey, SVP Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety
September 10, 2015
Ann D. Gaffey, SVP Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety
5 basic principles of risk management

The core principles that drive decision-making for prioritizing and mitigating risk are likely embedded deep in most risk managers’ brains, but as with many other bits of knowledge a review of the basics can be both reinforcing and refreshing. Our …

September 10, 2015 by Ann D. Gaffey, SVP Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety
April 29, 2015
Achieving results through strategic risk management maturity

On Wednesday at the RIMS annual conference in New Orleans, I’ll be moderating and contributing to an important session with Gert Cruywagen, a leading risk leader from a South African hotel and casino enterprise and Betty Simkin, a leading finance and…

April 29, 2015
April 07, 2015
Tim Over
SVP Specialty Operations
Healthcare consolidation and its impact on liability claims outcomes

Not that long ago, the insurance industry, if not the business world, was rocked when Connecticut General and INA merged to form CIGNA. Today, mergers and acquisitions are a common everyday occurrence. Once an M&A announcement has been made publ…

April 07, 2015 by Tim Over, SVP Specialty Operations
December 30, 2014
Managing risk along the loss curve

Figure 1: The actuarial loss curve There are many definitions of risk, with most coming pretty close to each other with minor nuances as distinctions. Interestingly, most all of these definitions put "risk" well beyond the point of "expected losses"…

December 30, 2014
February 20, 2014
Kathleen Shostek
VP Healthcare Risk Management
ERM in healthcare: Implementing second curve strategies

Healthcare is undergoing dramatic change. The operating environment for hospitals is rapidly shifting from a volume-based delivery model to a value-based one. A road map for hospitals to transform from the fee-for-service first curve to the pay-for…

February 20, 2014 by Kathleen Shostek, VP Healthcare Risk Management
May 30, 2013
Top 5 reasons: Why should risk managers care about the economy?

As consumers, we all feel the effects – to varying degrees – of recessions and other forms of economic disruption. From a risk management point of view, this is economic risk for which some risk managers have direct responsibility. For the vast major…

May 30, 2013
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