HUB International offers hospitals in Canada innovative insurance solutions provided through a choice of financially strong insurance companies. We are not, however, just about insurance.

  • We combine our insurance offering with exceptional risk management resources and have aligned ourselves with insurers that provide hands on risk management expertise. 
  • We are connected to a network of patient safety consultants available at any time to our clients.  
  • Our team of in-house claims advocates get involved early in the claims process and, when necessary, partner with experienced healthcare legal counsel.
  • Our international patient program can help hospitals access alternate sources of revenue associated with international patients while also showcasing their talented medical teams to an international audience. 

Common Coverages

  • Professional and General Liability
  • Clinical Trials (including international)
  • International Patient Program (including U.S. patients)
  • Environmental
  • Board Members Liability
  • Legal Expense Coverage


Declan Friel CRSP, ROH, CIH, CRM

Vice President, Healthcare Practice Leader, HUB International HKMB, Toronto
Email: declan.friel@hubinternational.com
Phone: 416-597-4655

Declan has 19 years of risk management experience and has worked as a broker, a risk manager and a safety and environmental consultant.  Declan offers our clients a different perspective on risk management through his experience as a safety consultant and risk manager and is the only Certified Industrial Hygienist in the Canadian Brokerage Industry. He has also completed courses on patient safety issues and has a keen interest in helping our healthcare clients with risk management.

Ilda Rocha CIP, CRM

Vice President, HUB International HKMB, Toronto
Email: ilda.rocha@hubinternational.com  
Phone: 416-597-7714

With over 24 years of experience as an insurance broker, Ilda is responsible for the brokering of new and renewal business with insurers, negotiating the best available coverage and analyzing wordings for new and existing clients. Coupled with her strong negotiation skills, Ilda excels in direct client facing roles. She specialized in all lines of insurance, with a primary focus in health care, real estate, retail, manufacturing, and not-for-profit business.