Chief Risk Officer

Posted November 23, 2022

Children's Hospital Los Angeles Medical Group
Los Angeles, CA


Primary Purpose of the Position:

Responsible for creating and directing the risk management program for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Medical Group (CHLAMG) and Pediatric Management Group (PMG). Will lead initiatives that align with the organization’s strategic goals to maximize the protection of financial assets. Has the responsibility to create, implement and enforce risk management activities for both CHLAMG and PMG and provide the organization with loss prevention, loss reduction, risk transfer, and mitigation for all areas of risk.

Essential Duties of the Position:

  • Responsible for the identification, evaluation, and management of the risk of financial loss to the organization.
  • Manages the insurance program to ensure adequate coverage for CHLAMG and PMG. Works closely with brokers, finance, and general counsel to ensure appropriate review of coverage and policies takes place.
  • Oversees the organization’s claims management process, including implementing and monitoring systems to identify potential losses, protect records and evidence, monitor claims, manage the acceptance of legal service, and provide organization authorization/agreement for the settlement of claims being approved.
  • Manages loss prevention education and training.
  • Provides counsel regarding risk management matters as needed and works closely with leaders, physicians, and general counsel to reduce liability and address issues and concerns.
  • Collaborates with CHLA enterprise partners to resolve issues and address concerns as appropriate.
  • Works with compliance, legal, and human resources to ensure regulatory compliance and best practices.
  • Manages the CHLAMG Risk Management Committee with Chairperson. Prepares agenda and works closely with Chairperson to ensure risk issues are addressed and Committee. Acts as a resource to CHLAMG members.
  • Responsible for policies and procedures pertaining to risk management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Please send resume to [email protected]