The Vice President/Chief Risk Officer is responsible for the day to day operations of OHSU Insurance Company and management of the captive program, as well as directing, planning and overseeing the Risk Management Department in support of institutional goals and mission. S/He is responsible for the following deliverables: analysis, input and decision-making on risk management issues that directly impact the strategic direction of OHSU; implementation of strategic risk management vision and delivery of that strategy to OHSU leadership using exceptional leadership skills, network of internal and external alliances and highly developed business skills. Along with the Chief Clinical Officer and Chief Medical Officers s/he oversees clinical risk mitigation efforts and acts as a catalyst between administration, physicians and staff, as well as serves as the liaison to attorneys, insurance companies and individuals to ensure continuity and quality of service and care. S/he exhibits business risk process knowledge, has a broad based operational perspective and provides solutions for insurance and non-insurance related business risk issues. S/he is a proactive and decisive leader who adapts well to, and initiates change in, the organization; who seeks ways to optimize the management of risks in the organization as a competitive business advantage and who drives optimal performance from all areas on risk management issues.
Internal Number: IRC66351
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As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm