Abrazo West Campus (located at 136th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Womenâ��s Choice Award as one of Americaâ��s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center. Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog. As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona. Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, womenâ��s health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
We are currently seeking a talented Risk Management Manager to join our team at Abrazo West! Under the direction of leadership, implements Risk Management Program practices to avoid or reduce loss to the organization. Collaborates with the other departments to develop and assure implementation of patient safety and high reliability initiatives. Performs investigations of incidents and claims. Reviews medical records and other appropriate documents. Interviews persons involved as necessary including physicians, hospital personnel, patients and other appropriate witnesses. Assist with or conducts FMEA investigations. Analyzes investigative results for the purposes of establishing a preliminary assessment of potential liablility. Maintains accurate and detailed records and files involving incidents and investigations. Acts as a resource for department and all staff in addressing risk management issues. Enforces policies, procedures and standards of operation. Assists in the development, coordination and monitoring of the activities of the Risk Management Program which encompasses all areas of potential liability exposure to the hospital. Investigates and evaluates potential liability occurrences and claims. Maintains open communication with Quality Management team regarding quality of patient care and safety issues. Assists Quality Management team with regulatory and accreditation compliance. Anticipates the needs of customers and works to proactively to improve services, customer satisfaction and patient safety within the organization. Resource to Hospital and Medical Staff. Liaison between Hospital Management, Staff, Corporate Legal Counsel and Defense Counsel. Proactively facilitates educational programs for all levels of staff on pertinent risk reduction. Communicates potential risk issues to Corporate Delegated Risk Management Consultant and Hospital Administration.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Must possess good critical thinking skills, the ability to prioritize tasks and projects on a daily basis and negotiate stressful situations. Must be able to negotiate effectively remain objective and maintain confidentiality. Position is responsible for meeting applicable regulatory standards and assisting Quality department in strategic planning.
In return for your talents we offer a host of exceptional benefits: *Specialty Certification Differential and Shift differentials *Education Assistance up to $5250.00 annually *Referral bonuses *401(K) with company match and Employee Stock Purchase Program *Competitive Market Hourly Rates?? *Outstanding Benefits package *Onsite Employee Medical Clinic
Minimum Requirements: Relevant degree or RN Clinical experience as an RN, Patient Care Tech, Therapist or other allied health professional
Preferred Requirements: Undergraduate degree in healthcare related field Strongly prefer two years experience in Risk Management in an acute care setting. Clinical background and familiar with medical and legal terminology.
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105021694
About Abrazo West Campus
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.