OPPA Meeting

Learn and Lunch
Top 10 Risks when Providing Outpatient Behavioral Healthcare

January 10, 2024
12:00 – 1:00 pm

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Allison M. Funicelli, MPA, CCLA, ARM, CPHRM, DFASHRM
AWAC Services Company, a member company of Allied World

As an Assistant Vice President of the Risk Management Group, Allison provides risk management consulting services to Allied World’s medical professional liability policyholders and insured psychiatrists, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners and physician assistants. She works directly with policyholders to develop individualized action plans to mitigate potential loss based on their unique exposures and risk management needs. Additionally, Allison assists these clients with ongoing medical educational programs as well as policy and procedure review and development.

Allison has over 30 years of experience in medical professional insurance industry. She assisted in the ground up build-out of two successful medical professional insurance carriers. Allison is an active member of the Connecticut Society for Healthcare Risk Management (CSHRM) and has served on their board in positions of Director, Treasurer and President. Allison is a member of the American Society of Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM), the Massachusetts Society for Healthcare Risk Management (MSHRM) and the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS). Allison frequently speaks on national, regional and local levels on topics related to claim and risk management.

Allison earned her B.A. degree from SUNY Stony Brook and her M.P.A. degree from Long Island University with a concentration in health care management. Allison holds professional designations as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM), Distinguished Fellow of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (DFASHRM), Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and Casualty Claims Law Associate (CCLA).

Accreditation and Designation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by American Psychiatric Association (APA) and American Professional Agency. APA is jointly accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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