Patient Safety Manager

Employer
Centura Health
Location
Garden City, Kansas
Posted
Jan 16, 2021
Closes
Jan 20, 2021
Ref
4c3d9de26095
Organization Type
Corporate
Welcome to Centura Health
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Position SummaryResponsible for oversight responsibility for facility-wide patient safety program. This leadership role will direct others within the facility towards process improvements that support the reduction of patient/health errors and other factors that contribute to unintended adverse patient outcomes. Position provides leadership for safety assessments, coordinates the activities of the patient safety committee, educates other practitioners on the system-based causes for patient errors, consults with management and staff, develops and implements evidence-based programs that support effective patient safety strategies.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:

Minimum Education RequirementsBachelor's degree requiredBachelor's degree in Nursing or other clinical discipline preferredGraduate level education preferred

Minimum Experience RequirementsFive (5) years of experience in a clinical healthcare environmentPrevious experience with regulatory requirements, safety/risk/quality management and educationKnowledge of Joint Commission hospital standards and CMS regulations and occurrence reportingrequirements.Experience in clinical operations and/or experience working in performance improvement or qualitymanagement areas, preferredExperience in managing a patient safety program, including occurrence reporting system, riskmanagement and implementation of patient strategies (eg. proactive risk assessment, FMEA, root causeanalysis), preferredProven education and facilitation skills, ability to educate and motivate physician leaders and

organizational managers and to effectively facilitate improvement projects, process redesign and riskreduction workshops.Ability to create and present quality data using tools such as Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

License/CertificationsPatient Safety Certification, preferred
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health's connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.

Bob Wilson Memorial Grant Hospital is a 26-bed facility serving the community since 1951 with a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient services including: Case management, CT Scan, Diabetic Education, Dietary Consult, EEG/EKG, Emergency Care, Laboratory, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics (prenatal, postpartum, delivery), Primary and Specialty Clinic, Physical Therapy, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Surgery, swing beds and ultrasound.