Clinical Safety and Risk Manager

Job Ref: 19060
Category: Professional & Management
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Quality & Pt Safety
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8am-4:30pm

Job Functions
Manages the process for safety event reporting including daily review and triage of all events  and assignment of and tracking of follow up investigations.  As needed, facilitates investigation of events and the development of corrective actions and monitoring plans.  Facilitates safety event huddles as appropriate and manages event investigation, corrective action development and monitoring.

  •  Minimum Qualifications
    • Education
    o BSN required
    o JD preferred
    • Experience
    o At least 5 years experience in a healthcare organization with at least 3 years related to risk management/patient safety.
    • Licensure and/or Certification
    o Certification in risk management or patient safety preferred
    o Strong written and verbal communication skills
    o Detail Oriented
    o Ability to manage data and generate reports
    o Knowledge of statistical processes and measurement techniques
    o Ability to work independently and facilitate teams
    o Organizational skills
    o Excellent customer service skills.
    o Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
    o Experienced Computer skills required.
    o Ability to maintain confidential information
    Knowledge of performance improvement, root cause analysis and failure mode effects methodologies