Risk Management Overview

Risk management skills or programs are essential to the delivery of quality patient care.  The goal of a risk management or loss control program is to improve patient safety and decrease potential liability exposure.

The JUA is pleased to offer risk management services to all our policyholders, concentrating on the traditional areas of risk reduction.  The risk management team will provide policyholders with strategies, solutions and training programs to help control risk.

Risk Management Programs

Physicians and other individual healthcare providers:
A Risk Management Program is designed to assist the policyholder in identifying the risks of the practice and to offer recommendations to maximize risk managements efforts.  The JUA has contracted with the Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT) to provide risk management services to our policyholders.

Services available include:

For more details you may contact us at riskmanagement@tmliua.com or call 1-512-452-4370 and ask for Carrol Hendricks. You may also call the TMLT Risk Management department at 1-512-425-5800 and ask to speak to a risk management representative. Or visit the TMLT website for additional information and publications at www.tmlt.org.

Hospitals and other Institutional Healthcare providers Risk Management/Loss Control Services are offered to all JUA policies. The JUA contracts with the Texas Hospital Insurance Exchange (THIE) to provide all risk management/loss control services on our behalf.

Services available include:

For more details you may contact us at riskmanagement@tmliua.com or call 1-512-452-4370 and ask for Carrol Hendricks.

You may also call the THIE Risk Management department at 1-512-451-5775 and ask to speak to a Risk Management Advisor.

You may also visit the THIE website at www.thainsurance.com.