The Risk Management Specialist Patient Safety position is a vital member of our mission.
In this position you will be responsible for managing tasks to provide risk management and patient safety support including; analyzing and documenting clinical/reporting processes, developing and documenting action plans to reduce risk and improve quality of care, and participating in system planning and quality/patient safety meetings. Provides a linkage to internal and external resources/services to manage all clinical patient care cases in which an adverse event has occurred. Works with confidential information on a daily basis, works closely with other Analysts and Risk Managers in patient safety and risk mitigation including presentation of Quality/Safety Improvement measurement activities at Community Medical Centers.
Why are we the “Employer of first choice”?
We provide a world of opportunity for professional growth and personal advancement by making the health and financial security of our employee’s a top priority. We embrace our responsibility to the people who make us the largest private employer in the central San Joaquin Valley by offering comprehensive and affordable medical benefits as part of your employment with CMC. We value giving you a choice in your health coverage by providing three medical plan options. You will also be offered prescription drug, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, life and disability insurance, discounts on many goods and services, and an employer matched Tax Sheltered Annuity Plan (403(b)).
Our team members enjoy additional benefits such as: education reimbursement, an employee gym, concierge service, and award winning cuisine.
Based in Fresno, California, we are a multi-specialty healthcare system comprised of four hospitals; Community Regional Medical Center, Clovis Community Medical Center, Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital, Community Behavioral Health Center. Additionally, our system includes other health care facilities and a physician residency program in conjunction with the University of California, San Francisco. Our primary service area is 15,000-square-miles, and we're home to the only combined, burn and Level 1 trauma center between Los Angeles and Sacramento.
Community Medical Centers is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.
If you are looking to make a difference and value a purposeful, lasting career, we provide that in our 120 year old hospital system! For more information on why you should choose Community please click the link:https://www.communitymedical.org/
Master’s degree in Statistics, Business, or Healthcare related field and 5 years experience in Quality/Risk and Patient Safety fields. Previous employment in a highly confidential position.
National certification in Risk Management and/or Quality Management (CPHQ) or Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) within 2 years of hire.