Responsible for the development, direction, supervision and coordination for the risk management programs.
Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions
Supervise the Privacy Officer and Administrative Coordinator
Provide consultation to various constituencies on a variety of risk related subjects based on experience and expertise
Develop, implement and evaluate a comprehensive risk management program including the identification of risks and the implementation of risk minimization strategies; coordinating efforts between numerous entities, individuals and departments (both internal and external) to identify and minimize risk; provide education on risk management topics; Perform Safety and Efficiency audits at facilities, and recommend improvement areas as needed
Investigate losses, potential losses providing information on such events to Counsel and other relevant constituencies; aggregate, trend and report loss related data
Monitor external inspections at all locations, advise field of findings, citations, areas of concern and opportunities for improvement
Assist with claims and litigation activities working with insurance representatives, outside counsel, claimants or their representatives or other constituencies as necessary
Development and administration of workplace safety policy and procedure programs
Provide Senior Management with risk related data on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
In coordination with the Director of Safety, administer and maintain safety programs
Design and maintain workplace safety Intranet site
Develop and implement a workplace safety plan annually
Align corporate and facility information management goals and objectives
Facilitate adherence to federal, state and company regulations and policies or industry standards related to workplace safety
Compile facts and data regarding company workplace accidents to identify root cause and troubleshoot for accident prevention
Perform special projects and coordinate workplace safety risk management activities and programs with other department managers as needed
Manages front line operations of area of accountability related to meeting/exceeding departmental goals, 5 keys of excellence, DCH Mission and Vision.
Manages departments within established budget
Performs duties and manages department as outlined in the Employee Handbook; Consistent with DCH mission, vison and values
Maintains performance, patient and employee satisfaction and financial standards as outlined in the performance evaluation.
Performs compliance requirements as outlined in the Employee Handbook
Must adhere to the DCH Behavioral Standards including creating positive relationships with patients/families, coworkers, colleagues and with self.
Requires use of electronic mail, time and attendance software, learning management software and intranet.
Must adhere to all DCH Health System policies and procedures.
All other duties as assigned.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Experience Required
A minimum of five years of experience in Risk Management and associated Insurance Industry function, required
Advanced accreditation and college degree in risk management, human resources or business administration in healthcare or related field
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing
Strong Attention to Detail
Ability to travel as needed
Internal Number: 11046
About DCH Health System
Under local ownership for almost 90 years, when the people of west Alabama need health care, they turn to the DCH Health System offering advance caring to west Alabama residents.
You could be part of the team of professionals at DCH Regional Medical Center, home to the region’s trauma center and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Physician’s Network?. The team at Northport Medical Center offers a full range of services, as well as inpatient rehabilitation and psychiatric services. And Fayette Medical Center is among the top-rated rural hospitals in Alabama.
It’s a good feeling to know you’re caring for your neighbors throughout their lives. And this vibrant community provides plenty of activities to enrich your lives. Home to the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa and the surrounding communities beckon with sports, arts and outdoor activities.