October Speaker - Lauren Rice, RN, BSN

Lauren Rice serves MagMutual policyholders in Georgia, Tennessee, and South Carolina designing and conducting risk management/patient safety programs to assist hospitals, healthcare facilities, physicians, and their office teams with loss prevention and patient safety strategies.

Prior to joining MagMutual in 2019, Lauren worked as a clinical risk manager at a large, multi-specialty pediatric healthcare system in Atlanta providing clinical risk management and patient safety services for six years.  Lauren worked closely with hospital departments to support resolution of patient complaints and grievances, mitigate customer/client workplace violence, and improve patient safety through risk programs and root cause analysis. Prior to her work in clinical risk management, Lauren completed nursing residency programs in pediatric critical care and operating room nursing, providing direct patient care and working in leadership positions. Lauren is a registered nurse and actively licensed in Georgia.

Lauren earned her Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Development from the University of Georgia and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Miami. She is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.