Responsible for implementing Risk Management Program for non acute care facilities, as well as physician practice, with the goal of improving patient safety and risk reduction
Duties & Responsibilities:
Maintains risk management and patient/employee safety program for non acute facilities and physician practices, which includes but is not limited to risk identification, loss prevention and loss reduction. Conducts RCA's for serious safety events and manages the "Safety Starts with Me", High Reliability safety program.
Responsible for all aspects of incident and good catch reporting. Investigates and reports all potential claims to the insurance carrier. Develops educational program and orientation program for staff on risk management and patient safety topics. Conducts and coordinates safety rounding. Assists with discovery and management of litigation matters. Provides guidance for compliance with regulatory inquiries, complaints and clinical care incidents.
BSN, Masters, CPHRM/CPPS
Excellent communicator, proficient in Microsoft Office
3 plus years in Risk Management / Patient Safety / Quality Management
Located in Rockville Centre, NY, CHS is a $2B multi facility health system providing the full continuum of care to the Long Island community. Comprising six hospitals, three long term care facilities, Home Care, Hospice and a large multi service agency assisting individuals with disabilities, CHS offers a full spectrum of health care services.