The Director of Risk Services is responsible for the design and implementation of a comprehensive program intended to promote safety and reduce the risk of injuries, infections and liability exposure for the patients, employees and visitors of Riverside HealthCare. The Director of Risk Services advises and consults with senior leadership and the Board on potential sources of risk and makes recommendations on how to eliminate or minimize potential loss exposures across the health system.
Coordinates activities with liability and workers comp insurance coverage and defense counsel on behalf of Riverside HealthCare.
Coordinates insurance coverage and risk financing.
Design and implement employee health programs to promote workplace safety.
Development and maintenance of risk management and employee health databases for data analysis and reporting.
Development and maintenance of unusual occurrence reporting program.
Management of liability claims involving Riverside HealthCare.
Manages and provides leadership in financial matters regarding budgeting and cost control and revenue generation.
Manages day-to-day operations of Risk Management.
Participates and contributes to assigned committees, teams, task forces.
Provides leadership and direction for ensuring quality patient care.
Provides leadership and direction for improving patient/customer satisfaction.
Master's degree in clinical or related field preferred
Minimum of five years of progressive experience in healthcare administration with specific experience in healthcare risk management
License or Certification Requirements
Certified professional in healthcare risk management (CPHRM) preferred
Internal Number: 4941
About Riverside Healthcare
Riverside Healthcare is revolutionizing care using leading-edge technology to diagnose and treat patients. We are ranked top in the nation for performance in neurosurgery, orthopedics, and heart surgery and have also been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics seven times. Riverside is nationally recognized for our specialty programs in obstetrics, trauma, oncology, rehabilitation, geriatrics, occupational health, psychiatric services, and treatment of alcohol and chemical dependency, as well as patient safety. We combine innovation and convenience at state-of-the-art facilities located in communities throughout the greater Kankakee area.
Riverside Medical Center proves that truly progressive medicine is being delivered in Chicago's southwest suburbs and East Central Illinois. Join a team that is not only concerned with providing the best care possible but also with offering a work environment of advancement and growth. Riverside is a place that embraces a culture where opinions count and dedications is respected, where superior performance is rewarded with competitive salaries and excellent benefits.