Under the direction of the Vice President, Compliance, Quality and Risk Management, the System Director of Risk Management supports the design, monitoring, analysis and improvement of patient care and organizational functions. Implements the day-to-day Risk Management Program functions as outlined in the individual hospital Risk Management Plans, including, but not limited to: supervision of legal cases, monitoring of risk activities, implementation of education and risk reduction programs, case consultation, and risk data collection and reporting. In addition, works closely with Safety Officers, directors and managers, and medical staff in coordinating the hospital's risk management program.
Minimum of a Bachelor Degree from an accredited School of Nursing, and/or health related field. Masters or Juris Doctorate degree preferred. Legal experience preferred.
3-5 years of progressively more responsible legal/risk management experience in a health care setting.
Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries and complaints.
Ability to exercise calmness in stressful situations, applying sound judgment, and solving problems.
Exceptional relational skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
High proficiency in state and federal regulations, and Joint Commission standards.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office applications, including but not limited to, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Ability to build rapport quickly, develop trust, sustain working relationships, and represent CHS positively in internal and external meetings.
Demonstrated success in adapting to a complex healthcare environment.
To apply, visit our website at www.comhs.org and apply under Job 19783.
Community Healthcare System takes pride in its national reputation for delivering high quality patient care. As the largest integrated healthcare delivery system in Northwest Indiana, there are more than 6,000 employees and 900 physicians and allied health professionals on staff at our Northwest Indiana medical facilities.
• Community Hospital
• St. Catherine Hospital
• S...t. Mary Medical Center
• Community Care Network, Inc.
• Community Foundation of Northwest Indiana
• Hartsfield Village