Risk Manager 24 hrs
Risk Manager - part time 24 hrs/wk
POSITION PURPOSE: The role of the Clinical Risk Manager is to support the functions of Risk Management and Patient Safety throughout the Healthcare facility.
Communicates effectively with patients, families, visitors, co-workers, physicians, and other employees.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None.
REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS AND LEVEL OF AUTONOMY: The Clinical Risk Manager position is a dynamic self-reliant role; immediately available to respond to Risk events as they occur throughout the Hospital and its grounds. The Clinical Risk Manager reports directly to the Senior Director of Quality and Patient Safety.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Experience in Risk Management. Prior clinical experience to include ability to evaluate and abstract medical data and effectively analyze that data.
Working knowledge of computer programs e.g. word, excel, access and PowerPoint. Ability to work with various databases and computer programs to organize and display data. Collaborates with multiple disciplines to improve patient safety. Demonstrated judgment in working with confidential and peer review protected data. Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks/projects. Must have basic knowledge of Quality tools to conduct an investigation such as flow charts, root cause analysis, failure mode effect analysis and action plans. Must be able to demonstrate business writing skills. Ability to manage conflict in difficult situations.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Professional Licensure in a healthcare related discipline
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited healthcare program.
Primary Location: Framingham, MA
Hospital/Facility: MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Shift Type: Days