San Francisco, California – April 22, 2015 — Woodruff Sawyer announced today that it has been endorsed as a premier provider of risk and insurance services by CHA Financial Advisors, an affiliate of the Colorado Hospital Association (CHA). Under the agreement, Woodruff Sawyer will become the exclusive insurance broker and risk advisor for the CHA. Woodruff Sawyer will provide insurance brokerage services and health care consulting services to the CHA’s membership, which includes 100 hospitals and health systems in Colorado.
“Hospitals and other health care providers continue to face a variety of risks, including evolving data security issues, regulatory and compliance concerns, and patient safety matters” said Gordon Zellers, Colorado Practice Leader at Woodruff Sawyer. “We are pleased to partner with CHA and look forward to delivering value to Colorado healthcare organizations and CHA members.”
Chad Follmer, Woodruff Sawyer’s national Healthcare Practice Leader added “Our roots in healthcare can be traced all the way back to our founding almost 100 years ago by Dr. Woodruff, who specialized in Medical Malpractice insurance for physicians and hospitals. Our partnership with CHA is an important milestone in a new era as we create and deliver innovative solutions for today’s emerging risks in the post ACA landscape.”
“We are pleased to establish this premier relationship with Woodruff Sawyer and are confident the company will be an important and trusted resource for CHA members” said Michael Scott, President of CHA Financial Advisors.