Darrell Ranum earned his juris doctor degree from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio, and graduated from Mid-America Nazarene University with a BS degree in biology. Mr. Ranum has served on many committees and boards, including the task force that created the Ohio Patient Safety Institute, the Ohio University Insurance Institute’s Board of Advisors, and the Ohio Hospital Association’s Risk and Insurance Management Committee. He also chaired the Hospital Insurance Forum’s Education Committee, the board of an inner-city charity health center, and the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities. He is also a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM).
Mr. Ranum supervises a group of healthcare professionals who provide risk consulting services and education to hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, physician groups, and other organizations insured by The Doctors Company. He cofounded The Doctors Company/OHIC Insurance Risk Management Certification Program, a six-month distance learning program cosponsored with Ohio University Without Boundaries. Mr. Ranum was recently named Risk Manager of the Year by the Ohio Society for Healthcare Risk Managers (OSHRM).