This position is a staff member of the Healthcare Education Insurance Company (HEIC) which is a single parent captive insurance company established by the Florida Board of Governors domiciled in the State of Vermont responsible for the oversight and management of the professional and general patient related liabilities for the state of Florida. This position is also part of the workforce for the distinct component entities serving the governing councils of the University of Florida J Hillis Miller Health Center Self-Insurance Program (UF SIP), Florida State University Self-Insurance Program (FSU SIP), University of Central Florida Self-Insurance Program (UCF SIP), Florida Atlantic University Self-Insurance Program (FAU SIP), Florida International University Self-Insurance Program (FIU SIP), and the Florida Board of Governors (collectively SIPs). The University of Florida serves as the pay agent for the staff members serving HEIC and the FBOG SIPs.
This position assists leadership to meet the duties required by the HEIC board of Directors and 5 University SIP governing councils. Workforce ensure HEIC and SIPs meet the requirements of Florida healthcare professional liability laws and regulations. At the direction of the HEIC board and Councils, the HEIC President/SIP Executive Director/Administrator and workforce are responsible for the insurance and reinsurance programs, claims, litigation, loss prevention, patient safety education, and the financial and budgetary programs defined by Section 1004.24, Florida Statutes and Florida Board of Governors Regulation Rule 6C-10.00.
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Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and six years of relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing with at least 10 years clinical experience, preferably in a management or supervisory position with good writing experience. Knowledge of health care systems and medical-legal techniques desired, as is the ability to perform under great pressure in a multi-tasking environment. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills, good native intelligence and an ability to interact with individuals of all social and economic backgrounds.
Internal Number: 510092
About UF Healthcare Education Insurance Company
The Self-Insurance Program provides general and professional liability protection for the University of Florida Board of Trustees (UFBOT) on behalf of: the six health colleges of the JHMHC, the College of Veterinary Medicine teaching hospitals, the Student Health Care Center, BOT direct support organizations, including the Florida Proton Therapy Institute, Inc., and their employees and agents. Hospital professional liability protection, including general liability, is provided to Shands Teaching Hospital and Clinics, Inc. (Shands), Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, Inc. (UF Health Jacksonville), other entities statutorily authorized to participate in the Self-Insurance Program, and their employees and agents.