Mutual Insurance Company of Arizona (MICA), a physician owned & directed mutual medical professional liability carrier which has been a market leader in its service area for over 40 years, is seeking candidates for its Vice President of Risk Management Services. Insureds include physicians, facilities, and other healthcare related entities in MICA’s service area. This position is located in Phoenix, Arizona and relocation assistance is offered. General responsibilities include:
Overall operation of Risk Management Services including management & development of a team of highly motivated & independent employees.
A focus on the prevention or mitigation of claims through education & proactive intervention with insureds to enhance patient safety and reduce loss.
Leading the department to ensure achievement of its strategic direction, meeting company, departmental, and team goals while assuring financial accountabilities are met.
Participating with senior management team to ensure achievement of corporate strategic goals.
Participation in the MICA Medical Foundation activities
Bachelor’s degree required.
10 yrs exp. in healthcare risk management with 8 yrs in management; or Master’s degree with 8 yrs exp. in healthcare risk management with 6 yrs in management
Professional medical liability exp. preferred
Professional designation in risk management or patient safety preferred
Knowledge of legal, healthcare, & insurance environments
Insurance product knowledge
Effective communication with all levels – written & verbal
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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MICA has been a leader in the industry for over forty years. We specialize in medical professional liability insurance – that’s all we do. Many insurance companies offer several different types of insurance. MICA is different. Many insurance companies are owned and directed by stockholders. As a mutual insurance company, MICA is owned by its members, who are eligible for dividends when they are declared. MICA is very stable financially, and we have maintained an “A” (Excellent) rating by AM Best Company for over 20 years.