In a fast paced, ever changing hospital environment, the Director is responsible for the hospital-wide risk management program. The Director, develops and manages a systematic process across all levels of the institution/personnel to identify, analyze, and act upon actual and potential exposures to the organization in collaboration with hospital management with the goal of improved patient safety and protection of the organization’s assets. Investigate adverse events to identify potential or actual claims and forward to Corporate Risk Management. Educate staff and physicians on risk management strategies to mitigate loss and improve reporting in a just culture environment. Responsible for the RCA process in conjunction with the NJ Patient Safety Act. Will assist in the process of hospital insurance renewals, providing necessary hospital specific data and in the claims management process.
At least 5 years of acute care Hospital Risk Management experience, Knowledge of the dynamics of an acute care Hospital, Ability to build relationships with all levels of the Team, drive collaboration and anticipate problems/negotiate solutions.
Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) preferred or certification achieved within 1 year.
Internal Number: 21-101-0042
About CarePoint Health, Bayonne Medical Center
CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey’s leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals – Christ Hospital in Jersey City, Hoboken University Medical Center and Bayonne Medical Center. CarePoint united three area hospitals to provide 360-degree-coordinated care by integrating the medical facilities and physician networks associated with these institutions. With over 4,500 employees, CarePoint is the largest private employer in Hudson County, New Jersey and each year provides care to over 300,000 individuals.
CarePoint prides itself on its patient-focused approach to care delivery, with an emphasis on preventative medicine, health education, and disease management. Leveraging its vast network of physicians and healthcare experts, CarePoint is quickly becoming recognized as a leader in the broader healthcare landscape as it pioneers creative solutions to address urgent population health needs.