Olympic Medical Center is seeking a Risk Specialist to support enterprise risk management activities. The position reports to the Administrative Director of Risk working closely with patient safety and patient experience staff.
Key areas of responsibility will include:
Assisting with investigations and follow-up of significant patient and visitor events
Monitoring the employee safety reporting system for potentially compensable events.
Providing education and consultative services on risk related topics.
Supporting compliance efforts in specific regulatory and accreditation areas.
Performing risk assessments and using tools of the quality management system.
Participating in various risk reduction projects.
Four or more years of healthcare, risk management, insurance, or legal experience.
Olympic Medical Center is located at the base of the Olympic National Park mountains overlooking Puget Sound in the beautiful area of NW Washington’s Olympic Peninsula. Its public hospital is an accredited rural referral center with multiple family practice and specialty clinics. Recognized as one of the top twenty rural hospitals by the National Rural Health Association in 2017.