Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital has an opportunity for a Risk, Safety and Professional Development Manager.
This position will lead the Quality and Patient Experience Department as well as Infection Prevention and Education.
Previous RN and Leadership experience is a plus!
Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is a designated critical access hospital committed to providing quality health care service to residents in Crawford, Franklin and Washington counties.
The hospital has enhanced and expanded the health care services available to the greater Sullivan community with its state-of-the-art emergency department, modern childbirth center, critical care unit, multiroom surgical suite, expanded cardiac rehab services, and a cancer center. A 22,500 square-foot medical office building provides offices for primary care physicians as well as space for a variety of visiting medical and surgical specialists from the St. Louis area.
Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital operates four rural health clinics providing quality health care to surrounding communities. In addition, the hospital operates a comprehensive Therapy and Rehabilitation department and an award-winning Wound Care Center with two hyperbaric chambers.
Risk Management is responsible and accountable for the coaching and directing an integrated team to deliver high quality patient care. They provide leadership through positive role modeling of BJC/MBSH mission, vision and values by demonstrating current knowledge of State and regulatory practice acts/guidelines affecting areas of supervision.
Analyzes clinical processes and develops strategies to maximize their safety, efficacy, and efficiency. Collaborates to develop and implement medical error reduction strategies across all departments and patient care units. Works closely with staff in the Patient Care areas, Performance Improvement, Occupational Health, Safety & Security, BJC Legal Services, and the BJC Center for Health Care Quality and Effectiveness to coordinate activities and maximize effectiveness. Responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating professional practice models and systems to enhance patient care delivery and to enable the hospital to comply with internal and external governmental and regulatory agencies.
Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.
Develops and adheres to departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets. Responds to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.
Provides input in the planning, implementing and maintaining of a quality patient care delivery system and hospital wide safety programs.
Oversees investigation and internal reporting of sentinel events.
Provides education to internal and external customers, and acts as a resource for handling risk related issues.
Manages the claims process to resolution, initiates reviews and resolves critical incidents, directs the internal litigation process, and oversees activities of external attorneys.
Responsible for the development and growth of community health programs and initiatives.
- Bus/HC Admin/Nursing/related
Licenses & Certifications
ASHRM Patient Safety
Benefits and Legal Statement
BJC Total Rewards
At BJC we’re committed to providing you and your family with benefits and resources to help you manage your physical, emotional, social and financial well-being.
Comprehensive medical, dental, vison, life insurance, and legal services available first day of the month after hire date
Disability insurance* paid for by BJC
Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan funded by BJC
401(k) plan with BJC match
Tuition Assistance available on first day
BJC Institute for Learning and Development
Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off benefit combines vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer
BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and southeast Missouri regions. With net revenues of $5.5 billion and more than 30,000 employees, BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.
BJC is the largest provider of charity care, unreimbursed care and community benefits in the state of Missouri. BJC and its hospitals and health service organizations provide $785.9 million annually in community benefit. That includes $410.6 million in charity care and other financial assistance to patients to ensure medical care regardless of their ability to pay. In addition, BJC provides additional community benefits through commitments to research, emergency preparedness, regional health care safety net services, health literacy, community outreach and community healt...h programs and regional economic development.
BJC’s patients have access to the latest advances in medical science and technology through a formal affiliation between Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital with the renowned Washington University School of Medicine, which consistently ranks among the top medical schools in the country.