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Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Health Law

Barbara J. Youngberg

Title/s: Senior Lecturer in Residence and Academic Director, Online Programs

Office #: Corboy 716

Phone: 312.915.7889

E-mail: byoungberg@luc.edu


Barbara J. Youngberg is the former Vice President of Insurance, Risk, Quality Management & Legal Services for the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC). In this capacity she had responsibility for the design and management of group professional liability and provider excess insurance programs and for supporting risk reduction, patient safety, quality management and legal, regulatory and compliance services for over 100 Academic Medical Centers nationwide.. She is the author of numerous books and articles on health care risk management, patient safety, insurance, risk finance, nursing ethics and health care law. Professor Youngberg holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Illinois Wesleyan, a Master of Social Work from the  University of Illinois, and Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law. In addition to teaching at Loyola, Professor Youngberg serves on the faculty of Concord Law School.



BSN, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1975
MSW, University of Illinois, 1977
JD, DePaul University, 1981

Program Areas

Risk Management, Patient Safety and Quality
Health Care Regulation and Policy


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