Cooley Dickinson Hospital, a Massachusetts General Hospital affiliate, is actively seeking a full-time Risk Manager who is interested in working in a vibrant community hospital in Western Massachusetts as part of a diverse, dynamic, and progressive team.
The Risk Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, and evaluating Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s Risk Management Program. The individual in this position analyzes data to identify areas for improvement, leads organizational changes to ensure safe patient care, facilitates compliance with applicable regulatory agencies, uses independent judgment and diplomacy to carry out the objectives of the program, and utilizes expertise in risk management, quality improvement, liability control, and medical/legal issues to perform daily functions within the scope of responsibilities.
Minimum requirements for this position:
• Bachelor’s degree and previous clinical practice experience required
• Minimum of 3-5 years healthcare risk management experience; hospital risk management experience preferred
• Risk Management Certification preferred
• Quality Improvement or Patient Safety experience preferred
• Demonstrated highly effective interpersonal and oral and written communication skills
• Demonstrated knowledge of applicable Massachusetts laws preferred
• Demonstrated proficiency in spreadsheet, database, and word processing applications
• Demonstrated ability to aggregate, analyze, and display data
• Demonstrated ability to manage change
At Cooley Dickinson, our mission is to serve our patients and our communities with exceptional, compassionate and personalized care. Come work for an organization that respects and empowers caregivers to be their best! Cooley Dickinson provides competitive salaries and an attractive benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision insurance, paid time off, a retirement plan with employer match, and more. We are committed to helping our employees thrive and advance professionally, and offer tuition assistance with career education.
Northampton, Massachusetts, the home of Cooley Dickinson Hospital, is a vibrant arts and five-college community offering great cultural amenities, educational opportunities for all ages, and a location convenient to all points throughout New England. Northampton has been named one of the best U.S. destinations for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life by Leisure Magazine and other travel writers. Located right off Interstate 91, Northampton offers residents easy access to both rural and major metropolitan areas throughout the region, including Boston (100 miles), Hartford (45 miles) and New York City (150 miles).
To apply for this position or for more information, please contact Josh Maybar, Recruitment Manager, at 413-582-2720 or visit our website: www.cooleydickinson.org/careers.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
Cooley Dickinson Health Care embraces diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, and encourages people of color, veterans, people with disabilities, LGBTQ candidates, and people from other underrepresented groups to apply.
Internal Number: 3143853
About Cooley Dickinson Hospital
Cooley Dickinson Health Care, a Massachusetts General Hospital affilate, is an integrated health care organization located in Northampton, Massachusetts. CDHC is comprised of Cooley Dickinson Hospital, a 140-bed community hospital, Cooley Dickinson Medical Group, an employed multi-specialty group comprised of 150 primary and specialty care physicians and advanced practice providers, and Cooley Dickinson VNA & Hospice, which provides home health and hospice nursing and rehabilitation visits.