Director of Patient Safety

Location: Loxahatchee, FL
Great opportunity for a Director of Patient Safety​​ in the Loxahatchee area of Florida.

Responsibilities of the Director of Patient Safety​​:  
  • Advance Patient Safety through Systems Thinking and Design
  • Identify and Mitigate Patient Safety Risk
  • Increase Patient Safety Awareness and Practice among Clinicians and Staff through education and training
  • Engage Executive and Clinical Leaders to support Patient Safety culture
  • Identify Opportunities for Patient and Family Engagement in Patient Safety
  • Search for more effective and effective processes to accomplish goals while reducing costs
  • Track and trend patient outcomes; make recommendations and develop action programs to improve delivery of care
  • Follow established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm
  • Demonstrate knowledge of regulatory requirements, HCA Ethics and Compliance policies, and quality initiatives
Requirements of the Director of Patient Safety​:
  • Clinical background, RN 
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s preferred
  • CPHRM, CPPS must have within first year of hire
  • 5+ years healthcare experience with a focus in advanced nursing
  • 3+ years in Risk Management, Quality in an acute care environment
  • Demonstrated analytical skills; familiarity with statistical and/or actuarial methods
  • Excellent computer skills with demonstrated spreadsheet and database competency
  • Previous management experience preferred

Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
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