The Risk Management Director's responsibility is to protect the hospital's assets from loss. This is done through various loss control efforts, which include advising administration of potential sources of loss and making recommendations to minimize and/or eliminate exposure. Activites may include monitoring, analysis, reporting, conducting investigations, educating, facilitating regulary and accreditiation activities, and facilitating performance improvement task forces, teams and/or committees. The individual in this leadership role directs others within the organization in safety and risk mitigation related to medical/health care errors and/or unintended adverse patient outcomes.
Requires a Bachelor's degree, advanced certification in Risk Management preferred. Juris Doctor strongly preferred. Must have at least 7 years of relevant healthcare experience with a minimum of 3 years demonstrated competence in Risk Management. Must have a working knowledge of CMS, COP, TDHHS Hospital Licensing, OSHA, EMTALA, FDA and current risk management issues, MIDAS or similar risk management system.
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly gr...owing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Texoma Medical Center, a 351-bed healthcare system has been providing quality health care to the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma region. Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated, experienced care that was once was available only in major metropolitan areas. We offer major specialty services including open heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty center.