PeaceHealth is hiring for a Director Risk Management!
JOB SUMMARY 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.
QUALIFICATIONS 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)
If you have the required skills shown above and passion for working in a mission driven organization this could be the perfect role for you!
Apply online to: jobs.peacehealth.org and search Job ID #157607. You may email Gstrauss@peacehealth.org for questions related to the position (this email does not accept applications or resumes).
Thank you for your interest!
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 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest.
PeaceHealth is an EEO Affirmative Action Race/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Veteran/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 157607
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.