Emerson Hospital Manager Patient Safety in Concord, Massachusetts

Job FunctionsManages the process for safety event reporting including daily review and triage of all events and assignment of and tracking of follow up investigations. As needed, facilitates investigation of events and the development of corrective actions and monitoring plans. Facilitates safety event huddles as appropriate and manages event investigation, corrective action development and monitoring.

Minimum Qualifications - Education o BSN or degree in a health care related field required.o Evidence of continuing education or Master's degree preferred.- Experienceo At least 5 years experience in a healthcare organization with at least 3 years related to risk management/patient safety.- Licensure and/or Certificationo Certification in risk management or patient safety preferred- Skillso Strong written and verbal communication skillso Detail Orientedo Ability to manage data and generate reportso Knowledge of statistical processes and measurement techniqueso Ability to work independently and facilitate teamso Organizational skillso Excellent customer service skills.o Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.o Experienced Computer skills required.o Ability to maintain confidential informationKnowledge of performance improvement, root cause analysis and failure mode effects methodologies