Position Summary :
Under direct supervision of the VP of Risk Management, serve as expert risk consultant to over 200 healthcare entities insured by BETA Risk Management Authority and HealthPro RRG.
Design, implement and oversee patient safety and risk management programs based on national, statewide and local trends with a focus on organizational culture, performance improvement and risk mitigation Specific Responsibilities : Design and implement risk management and patient safety programs utilizing the principles and practice of the science of safety for Members in BETARMA and HealthPro RRGConducts analysis of local, state and national risk trends to direct loss prevention effortProvides risk consultation to members and insureds.
Serves as internal expert on risk related issues across the enterprise. Conducts and provides on-site risk assessments, education and trainingDevelops and implements directed loss prevention programs to include programmatic activities designed to reduce risk and enhance patient safety.
MS preferredCalifornia licensed RN, NP, PACPHRM or CPPS preferred (required within 12 months of hire)Clinical experience in perioperative services and / or infection control, preferredExperience in project managementCertified trainer in TeamSTEPPS principles preferredCertified trainer in Just Culture model preferredClinical nursing experience in acute care setting requiredMinimum of five years experience as hospital or health system risk manager or patient safety officerExcellent analytical skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skills.
Comfortable with public speakingAbility to work independently and exercise good judgmentGood organizational skills and attention to detailAbility to work under pressure and meet deadlinesAbility to travel as necessaryProficient with computers / software including Office 2010 and Windows 7