Emerald Coast Behavioral Hospital in Panama City, Florida is recruiting a Director of Risk Management.
The Director of Risk Management is responsible for clinical identification, risk evaluation and coordination of corrective action related to risk issues and creating methods to avoid, eliminate and/or reduce risk situations associated with the provision of patient care and services. The Director administers the Risk Management (RM) Program using TERM (Technical Elements of Risk Management).
Key Responsibilities include:
Risk Identification, RM Education, Risk Prevention Techniques, Claims and Litigation Management, Contract Review, and Measuring the Effectiveness of the RM Program.
Manage incident reporting function. Investigate incidents, take or recommend corrective action and identify trends.
Lead internal investigations and Peer Reviews on serious and tragic incidents as well as near-misses as required. Conduct Root Cause Analysis or Intensive Analysis’ as appropriate.
Prepare risk identification reports in summary format utilizing appropriate templates. Analyze trends. Prepare and present risk identification reports for CEO, medical staff, Medical Executive Committee, and Governing Board.
This opportunity provides the following:
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match
Generous Paid Time Off
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or other mental health related program. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Active Florida RN license or mental health professional in the State of Florida preferred.
Active Florida Licensed Risk Manager preferred. Active Florida Licensed Risk Manager required within 1 year of assuming position.
Five (5) years clinical experience in a psychiatric inpatient facility preferred. Three (3) years management experience preferred.
ECBH and UHS are not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.
Emerald Coast Behavioral Hospital is a private 86-bed inpatient psychiatric hospital which provides mental health services to children, adolescents, adults, active duty service members and their families, and Veterans.
Panama City, FL is located on the panhandle of northwest Florida on beautiful St. Andrews Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Panama City's attributes provide a highly attractive livin...g environment compatible with a variety of tastes and life styles. The area offers comfortable climate, attractive housing opportunities, fishing and water sports, arts and entertainment, and a friendly community environment for all ages.
Emerald Coast Behavioral Hospital (ECBH) is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) one of the nation’s largest hospital management companies.