The incumbent plays an integral role in the implementation of Medical Center wide risk management and loss-prevention programs that identify, promote and sustain patient safety from a risk perspective. Conducts thorough investigations of adverse patient events/outcomes, makes recommendations for programmatic changes, and implements such changes throughout the Medical Center. Develops educational plans and/or delivers training designed to enhance patient safety and risk reduction. Provides consultation in the areas of patient safety and risk mitigation.
Annual Rate $81400 $133500 $185500
Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Strong data analysis experience
Ability to interact with faculty and staff of all disciplines across the organization
Ability to consult on complex risk and legal issues
Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
Ability to coordinate multiple assignments and projects
Bachelor's degree in Nursing, Healthcare Management, Business or equivalent combination of relevant experience and education.
Demonstrated ability to problem solve and provide leadership through a consultative role.
Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
Minimum three years of experience in an acute care hospital
Minimum five years of experience in the field of health care risk management
Legal or paralegal training(CPHRM)
Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM)
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