Erickson Living is hiring a Director of Health Services Risk Management. This position is based in our corporate office in Catonsville, MD and supports our 19 Continuing Care Retirement Communities. The Director of Health Services Risk Management works with all areas of health services, guiding and directing risk management strategy for our operations. Additional responsibilities include:
Analyzing incidents and performing root cause analysis to determine liability
Providing consulting advice and assisting with litigation and claims involving professional liability
Developing strategies for risk identification, including tools and methods for evaluating effectiveness of programs and metrics for monitoring risk at each community
Assisting with development of key policy and procedures such as falls, wound care, disclosure, elopement, sentinel events, infection control, etc…
Reviewing sentinel events and completing Medical chart reviews
Assisting claims managers with case specifics and coordination of documents requested by legal counsel, participate in litigation meetings and conferences
Presenting to Senior Management, operations teams and claims committees, reporting on incidents, making recommendations for review, policy changes, etc.
Developing and implementing educational programs for all levels of staff on risk management topics, conducting training sessions and coordinating with outside resources for training programs.
Bachelors Degree is preferred
Minimum of 10 years experience in a Health Care environment
Additional health services risk management designations are preferred. (ERM, CPHRM)
Internal Number: DRM
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