Senior Medical Liability Claim Specialist in Lawrence Township, NJ at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 2/19/2018

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A leading provider of medical professional liability insurance located in Lawrenceville, NJ, is currently seeking a Senior Medical Liability Claim Specialist to join the Claims Department, reporting to the Vice President of Claims & Risk Management. The candidate will be responsible for conducting comprehensive claim investigations, thoroughly evaluating policy coverage and liability issues in order to establish appropriate indemnity and expense reserves. This individual will accomplish or recommend timely and cost-effective claim resolution, achieved through close management and coordination of defense strategy and/or settlement negotiations. This individual will handle a full range of case severities and exposures in multiple state venues and will maintain traditional high standards of customer service to insureds/clients. The candidate will also assist with development and implementation of Risk Prevention Programs, as needed, and participate with special communication initiatives / marketing presentation, as needed.

To qualify, the candidate must possess a minimum of a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of ten years experience in handling physician and/or hospital professional liability claims. In addition, this individual must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and strong analytical and negotiation skills. The candidate must have a working knowledge of casualty state specific claim law and procedures, including coverages, tort law and Rules of Civil Procedure. Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) is preferred.