Oversees proactive risk management program for all hospital and affiliate programs, designed to monitor and, when possible, eliminate the risk of injury to patients, visitors, and employees and to protect the hospital’s financial resources. Secures legal counsel for risk management issues, as well as administration and medical staff and other appropriate individuals associated with the hospital. Assists in identifying patient safety and risk management issues and implementing solutions to mitigate identified issues and risks. Works with the Corporate Compliance and Privacy Officer on related issues. Develops and assists with implementation and maintenance of policies including Informed Consent based on the TMDP requirements in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
Five years of relevant work experience with Bachelor Degree in Nursing; or Associate Degree in Nursing with a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, or related field of study.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable based on experience.
Internal Number: 16072
About Hendrick Health
If you are ready to be part of a carefully selected team, dedicated to exceptional care, Picture Yourself at Hendrick! Hendrick Health is a not-for-profit organization located in Abilene, Texas. Since 1924, Hendrick Health has provided quality healthcare services to 24 surrounding counties. For over a decade, Hendrick has been annually recognized as a Gallup Exceptional Workplace recipient. Our Mission – To deliver high quality healthcare emphasizing excellence and compassion consistent with the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.