Karen Mathura, RN, JD, CPHRM

Claims & Risk Management Consultant
301 792 0074

Over 15 years combined experience providing intensive care, trauma and emergency department nursing, litigating medical malpractice and hospital negligence claims and providing claims and risk management consultation. 

Ms. Mathura manages large exposure liability claims, provides risk management advice to reduce potential exposure and risk for healthcare organizations and works with Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical firms in providing risk management consulting services and contractual reviews.  She performs risk assessments and prepares and presents numerous educational and in-service programs.  She is an accomplished speaker on the topics of telemedicine, claims handling, cyber liability and work place violence in both national and international venues.  Ms. Mathura is an instrumental team member in assisting clients with claims resolution, risk management support and education. 

Prior to joining RCM&D, Ms. Mathura worked at litigation firms in both Chicago and New York, concentrating her practice in defending physicians, long-term care facilities and hospitals against claims of negligence. 

Ms. Mathura received her B.S. in Nursing with a minor in Psychology from Georgetown University in 1995 and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1999 with a certificate in litigation advocacy.  She received certification as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (“CPHRM”) in 2009.  She is admitted to the bars of Illinois, New York, the Northern District of Illinois and the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York and is licensed as a Registered Nurse.

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