States health care industry of today is challenged with several emerging risk
issues. Among them: the use of
electronic medical records, management of people, payer and provider
relationships and health care reform. In
addition, the industry continues to face traditional exposures to risk such as patient
safety and quality of care, unpredictable reimbursement, workers’ compensation
costs, malpractice claims, property risks, technology related risk and other
liabilities. Health care organizations
of all types are seeking to manage risk with innovative solutions.
newly formed Health Care Division responds with solutions delivered to:
Hospitals and Hospital Systems
Transportation Company’s (ground and air)
Equipment Manufacturers and Suppliers
solutions to the following areas of risk:
We work with health care organizations to identify risk. Our team will structure an insurance response
that includes insurance solutions and/or alternative risk strategies. Our objective is to identify and respond to
exposures and manage, with the organization, the total cost of risk.
Significant challenges face senior care organizations. The nation’s population continues to grey. As a result, the senior care industry must
deal with a shortage of quality caregivers.
In addition, they are facing increasing demands on aging facilities and ongoing
services. Issues facing senior care organizations
include: property hazards and the safety of employees, patients, and residents.
Ellsworth assists Clients with these challenges by providing multiple
Workforce safety consulting and solutions – through an
alliance with CareRise
Alternative risk financing arrangements
Cyber risk assessments.
Directors and officers