Maricopa Integrated Health Systems (MIHS) is looking for an experienced Director of Risk Management to join our Risk Management Team. You will become part of our Center for Clinical Excellence at Maricopa Medical Center located in sunny Phoenix, Arizona. If you’re passionate about caring for people, and like the idea of working in unison with a world class staff and excellent volunteers, we invite you to read on.
As a Director of Risk Management, you will establish, oversee and direct the evaluation, quantification, and risk strategy of all risks for the entire MIH system. You will develop, implement, and manage a System-wide risk management program including risk/legal issue reporting, coordinate systems for risk identification, investigation and analysis, coordination of risk management education and general office/staff supervision. This position also involves oversight of chart review, compiling data, safety and risk education, customer service contact with patients, families, physicians, providers, staff at MIHS and the public.
The ideal individual must be a successful leader of people and the ability to motivate a team. You will decide how to allocate people, time and other resource to create, execute, and accomplish an operating or project plan on time and within budget. You must also have solid analytical and problem-solving skills along with the ability to utilize the appropriate management techniques to plan, organize, control and coordinate activities. The ability to manage priorities in a dynamic environment and adapt to change quickly and positively is a necessity.
Our mission statement is the first glimpse into our organization, and our first opportunity to represent ourselves to our patients, families, visitors and outside entities. The Maricopa Integrated Health System mission is: “To provide exceptional care, without exception, every patient, every time.”
Maricopa Medical Center, an acute care hospital – the largest teaching hospital in AZ
The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center– 2nd largest in the nation
A level 1 Trauma Center
The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Come live these values and enjoy:
Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
And now, MIHS is proud to offer a Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. You won’t find this anywhere else in the valley, so be sure to ask about it in your interview!
If the title of Director of Risk Management sounds like a great fit for you, and you love the idea of living where the sun is nearly always shining, we invite you to learn more and visit us at:
Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration or Management, Nursing or related field or an equivalent combination of training and progressively responsible experience that will result in the required specialized knowledge and abilities to perform the assigned work.
A Juris Doctor (JD) degree is preferred.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible risk management related experience that demonstrates a high level of understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Demonstrated leadership ability, preferably working in a related risk management positions in a healthcare setting.
Knowledge of health, employment and general liability law, hospital and health systems, insurance products and coverages, workers compensation, patient safety, risk management, compliance programs, quality, customer service and satisfaction.
MIHS is the ideal environment for you if you're passionate about caring for people – patients and colleagues alike – and about making a difference in the communities you serve. At MIHS, we grow, collaborate, and work together to create an atmosphere of excellence, while striving to live by our values every single day.
For more than 140 years MIHS provided a high quality integrated system of ca...re for patients and families. As a potential new employee, we invite you to see for yourself how MIHS physicians, nurses, medical and administrative staff treat you with repect and compassion every day.
Maricopa Integrated Health System doesn't just impact the lives of the patients who walk through the doors. We transform the lives of the professionals who embody our values by offering you opportunities for growth and providing you with the support you need to exceed.