HEALTH CARE


Staying competitive in the dynamic world of healthcare requires risk management with a sophisticated understanding of this sector. With continuous changes to healthcare organizations, there are new risks that need to be identified, quantified, managed, and either retained or transferred.

Our Healthcare ExpertiseToday, more than ever, health care providers need a strategic partner with an in-depth understanding of the complexities of the health care industry. Marsh Canada's Healthcare practice has insurance, financial and health care professionals dedicated to solving the problems associated with risk for all types of health care providers.

With resources located throughout the world, the Healthcare practice develops and delivers creative solutions to meet the needs of a quickly changing industry. Our team of professionals works with clients to develop workable solutions involving risk identification, risk minimization, risk financing and risk administration.

Marsh Canada’s Healthcare Practice provides advisory and transactional services to:

  • Acute Care Facilities/Hospitals
  • Senior Care Facilities
  • General Healthcare Organizations
  • Healthcare Professionals

Marsh Canada’s healthcare practitioners also sponsor, or have active involvement with, industry  organizations that foster networking and information sharing.

Our industry experts offer the specialized knowledge, industry experience, and global resources necessary to help you successfully manage your world of risk—and come out ahead.
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Marsh Insights: Multi-Patient Incidents
July 27, 2015  |  Views: 719 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Multi-Patient Incidents
Similar headlines are becoming increasingly commonplace within the Canadian health care landscape as health care organizations are not only tasked with managing issues related to p...  Read More...
Emergency Management for Hospitals Webinar
June 23, 2015  |  Views: 4547 |  Comments: 0 
Emergency Management for Hospitals Webinar
Listen in as Marsh Risk Consulting’s Business Continuity Practice leader Rita vanOosterhout and Health Care Practice leader Nora Constas discuss the importance of a robust emergenc...  Read More...
Cyber Risk: Spotlight on Health Care and Life Sciences Webinar
May 14, 2015  |  Views: 9012 |  Comments: 0 
Cyber Risk: Spotlight on Health Care and Life Sciences Webinar
This specialized webinar designed for Health Care and Life Sciences industry professionals, focuses on understanding and evaluating cyber risks, recent trends and developments, and...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Mitigating Cyber Risks for Health Care Facilities
April 27, 2015  |  Views: 10365 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Mitigating Cyber Risks for Health Care Facilities
There is an inherent and fundamental understanding that the relationship with a health care provider is one of trust, whereby professionals are tasked with protecting their clients...  Read More...
Marsh Insights - Shifting the Culture of Workplace Health and Safety
February 24, 2015  |  Views: 18691 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights - Shifting the Culture of Workplace Health and Safety
Health care professionals are a key pillar of the Canadian health care system; they are essential members of society who ensure the delivery of high quality, effective, and efficie...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Ebola: How Prepared is Your Organzation?
November 04, 2014  |  Views: 29021 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Ebola: How Prepared is Your Organzation?
Since the initial discovery of Ebola in 1976, Africa has experienced a number of small- and mid-size outbreaks. There have been sporadic outbreaks of four different strains of Ebol...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Managing Anaphylaxis
August 28, 2014  |  Views: 34427 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Managing Anaphylaxis
WHAT IS ANAPHYLAXIS?Anaphylaxis is a potentially life threatening condition in which individuals’ bodies can activate an immune system response to a potential allergen. These react...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Understanding the Risk of Medicinal Marijuana
August 21, 2014  |  Views: 34266 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Understanding the Risk of Medicinal Marijuana
In 2001 Health Canada began the Medicinal Marijuana Access Program (MMAP) in an effort to provide improved access to medicinal marijuana for persons with chronic and palliative con...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Keeping Patients Safe: Interventions Based on Efficacy
July 15, 2014  |  Views: 36917 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Keeping Patients Safe: Interventions Based on Efficacy
In recent years, there has been a significant shift in the culture of health care, with the focus of this shift falling squarely on the design and delivery safe patient care.   Read More...
Marsh Insights: Determing Consent and Capacity to Consent in a Health Care Setting
May 13, 2014  |  Views: 19780 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Determing Consent and Capacity to Consent in a Health Care Setting
Matters of health care and law often intersect — especially when it comes to consent and capacity. When receiving care — regardless of age, gender, or underlying disease — in order...  Read More...
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Business Continuity Management
July 04, 2011  |  Views: 40221 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Business Continuity Management
Disasters disrupt thousands of businesses and lives every year. Each disaster has lasting effects to both people and property. Some businesses and services never recover when force...  Read More...
Business Continuity Management - Protecting Your Business
April 12, 2011  |  Views: 23031 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Business Continuity Management - Protecting Your Business
This Practice provides comprehensive specialist support to enhance our clients' Preparedness Programs and Business Continuity Planning and/or testing. In addition, MRC's BCM practi...  Read More...
Healthcare Risk
April 21, 2014  |  Views: 40153 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Healthcare Risk
Marsh Canada’s Healthcare Practice provides risk management solutions based on in-depth knowledge of the risk exposures facing corporations in Canada—and around the world.  Read More...
Life Sciences Risk
April 21, 2014  |  Views: 39194 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Life Sciences Risk
Marsh Canada’s Life Sciences Practice provides risk management solutions based on in-depth knowledge of the risk exposures facing corporations in Canada—and around the world.  Read More...
Pandemic Risk
April 21, 2014  |  Views: 57487 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Pandemic Risk
Recent infectious disease outbreaks such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), H5N1 (i.e. Avian flu), and H1N1 (i.e. Swine flu) have captured worldwide attention. Health exp...  Read More...
Risk Protection for Senior Care Facilities
April 22, 2014  |  Views: 38333 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Risk Protection for Senior Care Facilities
The senior care industry in Canada has unique risk protection needs. Marsh offers an easy-to-buy package of property, professional and general liability and crime insurance.  Read More...
Senior Care Insurance
April 22, 2014  |  Views: 39739 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Senior Care Insurance
In senior care, risk is everywhere. Senior living and long term care organizations face an ever-evolving array of issues that threaten reputation, financial viability, and even the...  Read More...
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Hospitals, Transportation, Retailers Among Industries Affected by Bed Bug Infestation
November 09, 2010  |  Views: 40481 |  Comments: 3  | Article Rating
Hospitals, Transportation, Retailers Among Industries Affected by Bed Bug Infestation
The U.S. bed bug infestation has now affected a multitude of industries, including hospitals, campus dormitories, homeless shelters, public transportation, retailers, movie theatre...  Read More...
Food and Beverage Industry Faces Increased Environmental and Occupational Safety Risks
October 26, 2010  |  Views: 40308 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Food and Beverage Industry Faces Increased Environmental and Occupational Safety Risks
The food and beverage industry has recently seen an increase in enforcement efforts by environmental and occupational health regulators, as a result of their exposures around activ...  Read More...
Resurgence of Bedbugs Places Retail/Wholesale Businesses at Risk
September 27, 2010  |  Views: 40384 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Resurgence of Bedbugs Places Retail/Wholesale Businesses at Risk
A resurgence of bedbug infestations across the U.S. has become a growing concern for homeowners and commercial businesses nationwide.  Read More...
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April 27, 2011  |  Views: 7770
First-Quarter Insurance Rate Increases Confined to Loss-Affected Exposures: Marsh
Global Insurance Markets Under Pressure as Atlantic Hurricane Season Approaches Despite record level first-quarter catastrophe losses, insurance rate increases were confined to lo...  Read More...

Contacts
Greg Fisk
Toronto, Ontario
416 349 4706
greg.c.fisk@marsh.com