Seeking dynamic, experienced Risk Management professionals for the Clinical Risk Manager position. Position works in partnership with hospital leadership in supporting the organizations objective of enhancing safe, compassionate and quality care, while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, as well as minimizing loss to the organization. The successful candidate must be an RN or other licensed clinical professional with a strong clinical background and prior Risk Management experience.
The position will report to the Senior Director of Risk Management and Patient Safety. In this role, the Risk Manager will be responsible for the Medical Center's activities in administering the risk management program on a day-to-day basis. Specific duties will include the review/analysis of all incoming occurrence reports for regulatory and insurance concerns; conducting critical analysis of occurrences to determine NYPORTS, and next steps of requisite follow-up, Root Cause Analysis investigations which include assessing need for focused review by departments, and or clinical chair persons for peer reviews. You will also serve as a risk management resource to all clinical/support departments.
Additional related duties include coordinating risk management educational programs; investigating complex clinical patient complaints/ethical questions that are referred to the department; and participating on call rotation for the Department of Risk Management and Patient Safety. Collaborates with Patient Service Center on all patient complaints and grievances.
Candidate should have the following:
* Current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse (or other related field); * Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or related field; * Masters preferred; * CPHRM preferred; * 5+ years Risk Management experience; * Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication, problem-solving and organizational skills; * Computer literacy
The Mount Sinai Hospital is an 1100 bed tertiary care facility and is one member of The Mount Sinai Health System, a seven hospital system. The Mount Sinai Hospital’s Risk Management and Patient Safety program furthers the organization’s mission to provide quality healthcare to patients and a safe environment for all. The program is designed to identify, assess, analyze and reduce or eliminate risks to patients, staff, visitors and the organization as a whole. This includes assuring compliance with all regulatory reporting requirements.
Reena Pushpangadan RN, ESQ
310 Cross Street . Philadelphia, PA 19147 . email@example.com . 215-767-4188
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