Medical Mutual Insurance Company of North Carolina, one of the nation’s largest providers of professional liability insurance and other services for physicians, seeks a Risk Consultant for its Philadelphia, PA office. We offer a family-friendly work environment and a competitive compensation/benefits package, including 401(k), pension, annual bonus, group health, dental and vision, and much more.
Summary of Position:Medical Mutual seeks an articulate, thoughtful, clinical Risk Management Consultant. This individual will be responsible for serving as a Risk Management liaison for our members. Responsibilities include conducting onsite and remote risk assessments of traditional private physician medical practices and those engaged in care delivery systems that include but are not limited to clinically integrated networks. Additional duties include providing risk management advice to insured physicians and practice administrators, developing scalable client-ready resources, and giving presentations on relevant topics to physicians and their employees. The individual will also research healthcare risk management issues to support company and department initiatives and maintain vigilance on how current trends in healthcare may affect customers. The selected candidate will work collaboratively with our Risk Management team members as well as other departments in our organization with the goal of optimizing services to our members and prospective members. Experience in working with physician practices in a hospital or enterprise system is a plus.
Performs proprietary Comprehensive Risk Assessment (CRA) to identify medical malpractice risk exposures in the physician medical practice setting
Serves as a liaison to all insured practices requesting and/or completing a proprietary online Self-Risk Assessment (SRA)
Provides in-office (Philadelphia) coverage to include telephone and email triage and internal/external customer service support by addressing clinical Risk Management, privacy/security and compliance questions
Participates as a team member on departmental projects to achieve business plan goals
Researches topics to facilitate the development of new work products (blog posts, webinars, policies, consent forms, etc.)
Researches and submits documentation of current trends in risk management and patient safety to management
Performs all other duties as assigned
While performing the essential duties of this job, the employee will be regularly required to talk, hear and see; sit, stand and walk; and reach with hands and arms to finger, handle or feel. The employee will also be required to lift up to 25lbs.
Licensed as a MD/NP/PA/RN or JD
Valid professional license required
Valid driver’s license required
Five years’ experience in a healthcare setting required
Prior experience preparing and presenting healthcare educational offerings preferred
Prior experience serving on healthcare committees preferred
Prior experience in medical record review preferred
Our mission is to challenge the status quo; working proactively with strategic partners to find the best solutions to assure enduring, long-term relationships in an industry that has faced, and will continue to face, significant changes. We recognize that as your business evolves so too must ours. As such, Medical Mutual is transitioning from a product driven to a solutions driven company. We have... multiple programs we can offer that allow you to tailor your insurance coverages to meet your specific needs. Think of us as one partner with many possibilities.
Today, we protect nearly 13,000 physician members in 18 states and have achieved this growth while maintaining the lowest operating costs in the industry, and an "A" Excellent rating from A.M. Best for 13 consecutive years. Our balance sheet is strong and our financial resources are considerable. We are well-positioned to protect your professional liability risk and to help you address the complex and challenging compliance, regulatory, and business issues that you encounter each day.
Our members receive unsurpassed personal service, from unrivaled defense of claims to award-winning risk management resources; there has never been a better time to be with Medical Mutual. Every day, we work on new ideas to help you achieve the success you deserve, and we appreciate the trust and confidence you have placed with us.