As leader of this influential trade association, Mike will help shape the direction of healthcare risk management in the United States. He will also be the public face of ASHRM.
Mike is Vice President of Healthcare Risk Engineering for Swiss Re Corporate Solutions in New York where he shares his risk management and patient safety expertise with insured healthcare clients. Risk Engineering Services are a key part of the Swiss Re Corporate Solutions North American Healthcare team's product offerings.
Mike will be installed in October at the annual ASHRM conference in Indianapolis. He will serve on the Board of Directors for three years – as President-Elect in 2016, President in 2017, and Immediate Past-President in 2018. His term begins on January 1, 2016.
Established in 1980, the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA). Its nearly 6,000 members represent risk management, patient safety, insurance, law, finance and other related professions. ASHRM promotes effective and innovative risk management strategies and professional leadership, especially safe and effective patient care practices, the preservation of financial resources and the maintenance of safe working environments.
Mike holds a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law, a Master of Public Health degree (Health Care Administration) from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ, and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Rutgers University School of Nursing. He is a Fellow of ASHRM for outstanding achievement and a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM). He is an active member of numerous industry organizations, a frequent speaker at industry events, and the author of several risk management publications.
Mobility in Europe will suffer from a higher risk exposure given the increasing occurrences of natural catastrophes. Very much fuelled by climate change, smaller but costly catastrophes are on the rise and, hence, companies need to get better prepared when it comes to transporting goods. What can we expect in terms of natural hazards in Europe in the coming year and what does it mean for business mobility and supply chain? How can insurance help mitigate such risks? Join our webinar on Tue, 28 May 2019, 10:00 CET to find answers to these and more questions.Learn more
Swiss Re Institute and Corporate Solutions China will join forces on 14 May to discuss cutting edge research and insights on implications of insurance innovation for our clients as well as risks and opportunities in the face of the Belt and Road Initiative.Learn more
In 2018 Australian industries were ravished by a range of perils; cyclones, droughts, floods, hailstorms and wildfires, which caused widespread damage and disruption to supply chains. During the webinar we will focus on the increasing number of natural disasters and extreme weather events in Australia and what risk managers are doing to prepare for, and protect, their assets and balance sheets.Learn more
Expenses to US healthcare organizations and providers can become exorbitant due to the cost of medical malpractice. Arbitration agreements, which are incorporated into the admission process in many healthcare organizations, can reduce this burden by decreasing the number of jury trials and legal defense costs, promoting timely resolutions, eliminating the concern of unpredictable jury verdicts and damage awards, and maintaining disputants’ privacy. If a dispute proceeds to litigation it is beneficial to have a case heard in a reasonable venue, and a choice of forum agreement is valuable to incorporate in the admissions process.Learn more
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