You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here!
If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you'll find your match at Jersey City Medical Center . Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health , has been honored time and again for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care.
As our status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization
Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty.
Responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring safety programs and initiatives at the Jersey City Medical Center. Management of Environment of Care (EC) Safety and Life Safety plans in order to minimize hazards and reduce risk of injury to patients, visitors, and employees is a major responsibility of this position. Incumbent serves as the designated Safety Officer for the medical center and participates as an active member of the Environment of Care committee.
Bachelor's degree in occupational health and safety or a related field an seven years experience where the primary function of the position involved performance improvement, patient safety, or quality assurance/improvement functions at an administrative level in a hosptila or health care facility, 3 years of which involved significant responsibility for patient safety programs and the supervision of staff.
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.