Alaska Regional Hospital is in need of a new Risk Management Director!
Alaska Regional Hospital consistently achieves top ratings and recognition for outstanding quality performance and excellent clinical outcomes. To achieve this level of high-quality, compassionate patient care, we depend on the collaborative efforts of our entire team, from physicians, to clinical specialists, and support staff. Anchorage is a thriving community offering plenty of opportunities to have fun. Alaska boasts some of the most incredible scenic beauty around the world and draws visitors year-round who come for a vacation and end up making Alaska home. Alaskans enjoy all the amenities of an urban lifestyle that includes performing arts, museums, cultural activities, shopping and fine dining only minutes from the great outdoors. You can enjoy golfing under the midnight sun, hiking, biking, fishing, skiing and other popular outdoor activities a short distance from home.
The Safety Patient Director (formally Risk Management Director) will advance the patient safety program to promote a culture of safety and the elimination of avoidable harm. This position will be responsible for preventing future harm by initiating and overseeing proactive evaluation and redesign of systems to improve care processes. Also identify and mitigate the patient safety risk expectations by effectively reporting, investigating and analyze patient safety incidents, medical errors and potential risks at Alaska Regional Hospital. This role will also champion for safety culture by facilitating thorough and credible review processes and partnering with our Executive and Clinical Leaders to ensure understanding of and compliance with the National Patient Safety Goals (NPSF).Qualifications:
- Certification in Patient Safety (CPPS) within 12 months of hire.
- Bachelor Degree in Healthcare related field required. Master's preferred.
- Minimum of three (3) years experience in clinical risk management required.
- Previous Supervisory experience strongly preferred.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom