Posted: Sunday, February 4, 2018 3:57 PM
PeaceHealth is seeking a
Director Risk Management for a
1.0 full time equivalent
Exempt position. This position will be working
Day shift with shift durations of
Provides for the oversight of Risk Management Programs in alignment with PeaceHealth mission and values, and according to regulatory requirements.
:Provides leadership for operational effectiveness, personnel management, fiscal accountability and positive relations with both internal and external key stakeholders
:In collaboration with other Communities and System Risk Management, develops annual objectives including goals and strategies and creates and monitors infrastructure, systems, processes and standards to achieve desired outcomes.
:Collaborates in directing recruitment, training, development and evaluation of Risk Management staff.
:Oversees development, implementation, and monitoring of operating and capital budgets. Accountable for meeting budgetary and operational targets.
:Ensures regulatory compliance related to Risk Management and its functions
:Identifies potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk; develop/implement corrective action plans for resolution of problematic issues, and provide guidance on how to avoid or deal with similar situations in the future.
:Analyzes results from root cause analysis and facilitates sharing of results within the Network and System to include rapid follow:up of serious incidents and sentinel events.
:Serves in collaborative relationship with Community, System Quality, Patient Safety, and Organizational Integrity to ensure mitigation of risk and optimization of patient safety.
:Leads and actively promotes risk management in an integrated manner with continuous quality improvement initiatives.
:Works collaboratively and serves in advisory role.
:Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Healthcare Administration or related field is required; equivalent education and/or experience which provide the incumbent the requisite skills and knowledge for the role may be considered. Graduate degree in Law or health related field preferred.
:Minimum of seven years prior experience in Risk Management or equivalent is required.
:Minimum of 5 years management experience required.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (if not currently certified will be expected to become certified within one year of employment)
- Ability to work independently with minimum direction
- Strong interpersonal and management skills
- Ability to objectively collect and analyze data
- Knowledge of State, Federal and accreditation laws and standards.
- Proficient computer skills, including MS Office applications.
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collabor
• Location: Portland, Vancouver
• Post ID: 26182452 portland