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Office of Risk Management

Office of Risk Management

The Risk Management Office under the guidance of the Director of Risk Management, Elizabeth Guimaraes, administers and manages NSU's insurance programs, including monitoring compliance with risk management/insurance policies and procedures. The Office is also responsible for overseeing all healthcare risk management concerns for the Health Professions Division and other medical sites.

The office is also responsible for maintaining a copy of and database for all contracts and leases that are signed on the University's behalf. The Director for Risk Management reports to the Vice President for Finance.

The office is located in the Tower Building, Fourth Floor on the east campus in Ft. Lauderdale. Office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us

During the University closure, personnel at work who experience an injury/accident must call 1-877-253-5169 to report injuries/accidents with follow up to Risk Management when feasible. If urgent/emergent medical care is needed please go to the nearest urgent care facility or emergency room for evaluation and treatment. If you experience a true emergency requiring hospital care please call 9-1-1.

Name Title Phone Fax E-Mail
Elizabeth Guimaraes Director of Risk Management (954) 262-5271 (954) 262-3814 Email
Jessie Gilley Risk Management Specialist (954) 262-4329 (954) 262-3721 Email
Alexandra Epstein Risk Management Specialist (954) 262-5273 (954) 262-3814 Email
Charmaine Beckford Workers' Compensation
Risk Management Specialist
(954) 262-5404 (954) 262-6860 Email
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