Coverys Promotes Ann Burke, RN to Manager, Risk Management Department

Boston, MA - March 20, 2012 - Coverys, a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance, recently promoted Ann Burke, RN, to manager, Risk Management Department. In her new role Ann is responsible for the operational management of the Risk Management Department, as well as participation in the development and implementation of department and organizational strategic goals.

Vice President of Risk Management Anne Huben-Kearney says of the appointment, “Ann brings extensive experience and expertise in risk management and patient safety to her new position. Her commitment to the highest standards of performance and her ability to effectively educate will continue to be assets to our policyholders. We are proud to have her as part of our Risk Management Department.”

Ann has been in the Risk Management Department at Coverys for over 15 years, most recently serving as a senior clinical risk management consultant. Ann received her Associate Degree in Nursing from Laboure Junior College. Her previous clinical experience includes labor and delivery, intensive care and management of a large multi-specialty physician practice group. She is actively involved with the Massachusetts Society for Healthcare Risk Management (MSHRM), the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) and the Northern New England Society for Healthcare Risk Management (NNESHRM). Ann is also currently working towards a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) designation.

Ann resides in West Bridgewater, Mass., with her husband, Daniel. For more information about Coverys please contact Katharine Gould at kgould@coverys.com or (617) 946-8665, or visit the company’s website at www.coverys.com.
 

About Coverys

Coverys is one of the top 10 medical professional liability insurance providers in the country based on direct written premium. Coverys member companies insure more than 20,000 physicians, surgeons, dentists, certified nurse midwives and allied healthcare providers as well as nearly 500 hospitals, health centers and clinics in 22 states from coast to coast. Coverys has net admitted assets in excess of $3.0 billion as of December 31, 2010. Coverys member companies Medical Professional Mutual Insurance Company, ProSelect Insurance Company, MHA Insurance Company and Washington Casualty Company have a Best’s Rating of A- (Excellent). Other Coverys member companies include FinCor Solutions, a multi-line insurance agency, and the Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute, which focuses on clinical risk reduction, quality patient outcomes and education. Coverys as a whole is acknowledged as a leader in providing risk management and claim services to the healthcare community, and it offers risk management consultations and educational activities to healthcare providers across the country. For more information on the enterprise and its member companies, visit the Coverys website at www.coverys.com.