AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities (AHLA Members)


By American Health Lawyers Association

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This third edition of the Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Entities continues the exploration into Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and addresses the need for and implementation of a risk management system that will assess and encompass the myriad areas of importance in the health care setting. The benefit to having a comprehensive risk management plan and process that encompasses the entire enterprise becomes more important every day.

Coverage includes:

  • An overview of ERM and guidance on how to structure an ERM system
  • Risk management in various settings, including contract management, compliance, environmental compliance, human research, peer review and credentialing, consent to treatment, and numerous others
  • Insight on practical approaches to Health Information Exchanges and Electronic Health Records
  • Medical identity theft
  • Financial stewardship
  • Adverse event reporting

    This third edition ofEnterprise Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Entities provides the information and resources needed to understand this unique discipline.


    Editor in Chief

    Sheila Hagg-Rickert, MBA, MHA, CPCU, CPHRM, DFASHRM, JD, (Chapter 2, Structuring an Enterprise risk Management Program; Chapter 23, A Do It Yourself Demonstration Project: Going Green as an ERM Process) is Senior Vice President and Healthcare Practice Leader-West for Willis Towers Watson based In Dallas, TX. In this capacity, she is responsible for insurance and risk financing program design and implementation and managing client service resources and capabilities for the firm's healthcare clients in the Western U.S.

    Prior to joining WTW, Sheila served as the corporate risk management executive for both for-profit and not-for-profit acute care and long-term care health systems and as a healthcare risk management consultant. She has served on the board of directors for the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management and has presented and written extensively on healthcare risk management and health law topics. She serves as team leader for ASHRM's Advanced Forum Module of the HRM Certificate program and as faculty for its Enterprise Risk Management Certificate program and is a contributing author of the Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Organizations, 1st through 6th editions and The Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities 1st and 2nd Editions, published by the American Health Lawyers Association (2009, 2013). She has served on the Boards of Directors of both captive and commercial insurers and the Texas Association for Patient Access. Sheila holds a JD from the University of Iowa and Master of Business Administration and Master of Healthcare Administration degrees from Georgia State University and has completed the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Corporate Compliance Program at George Washington University. She has earned Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter and Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management designations and is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management.


    Roberta L. Carroll, RN, ARM, MBA, CPCU, CPHQ, CPHRM, LHRM, HEM,DFASHRM (Chapter 1, Enterprise Risk Management: What's It All About?) is Principal Consultant with RLC Consulting based in Odessa, FL. Previously, she was Senior Vice President for Aon Risk Solutions-National Health Care Practice where for 17 years she was a consultant specializing in the development and implementation of Enterprise Risk Management Programs for a wide variety of health care clients. Roberta has been active in healthcare risk management for over 35 years and has held senior level positions for provider based systems and...

  • AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities (AHLA Members)