Under the general supervision of the Lifespan Risk Services (LRS) President, the Director, Claims Management specializes in investigating and assessing information related to complex claims against hospitals, health care clients and indemnified physicians, involving highly technical cases such as Professional Liability, General Liability, D&O, Pollution, Crime, Property and Privacy. Directs the management of claims, claims analysts, supervises legal counsel, and coordinates with various other insurers and excess insurance carriers. Assesses pertinent data, initiates involvement of appropriate legal and/or insurance services, evaluates their performance and provides support through claims process.
Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in health care management, nursing or other clinical profession, with a valid claims adjuster’s license.
Five years’ experience related to professional liability and medical malpractice issues, including demonstrated leadership skills. Clinical background preferred.
Familiarity with hospital or health care environment required.
Knowledge of legal process or experience in establishment of case reserves preferred.
Demonstrated experience in development and effective presentation of education programs desired.
Management experience preferred.
Working at Lifespan
At Lifespan, we utilize a multidisciplinary team approach to medicine. Here, you’ll assist physicians and other health care professionals with advanced medical and surgical procedures. You’ll also find the right blend of autonomy and collaboration as you work on some of the area’s most challenging cases. If you share our passion for providing only the best care in a supportive, collective setting, we encourage you to apply.
Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ethnicity, sexual preference or orientation, ancestry, genetics, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran or marital status. Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.