Manager Quality and Risk Management

A fantastic opportunity is now available at a 200 bed Salt Lake City Metropolitan Area Medical Center seeking a Manager  of Quality and Risk Management.

The Manager Quality and Risk Management reports to the Vice President of Quality Management, and is supported by a tenured team of registered nurses.  The Risk Manager collaborates with a multidisciplinary team; physicians, clinical management and additional healthcare staff to develop enhance and implement quality initiatives.

The Quality and Risk Management Nurse Manager will be responsible for oversight of Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, Regulatory Readiness and Patient Safety at the hospital. The Manager of Quality and Risk Management will support operations in a manner that is consistent with overall hospital strategies, policies and procedures.

The Risk and Quality Manager will work to ensure best practices and see that all quality and patient safety programs are in line with Joint Commission and standards established through state and federal regulation. 

The Quality and Risk Manager will be responsible for facilitating Root Cause Analysis and Failure Mode Effects Analysis as well as identifying high risk processes.  The Quality and Risk Manager will be responsible for data analysis to ensure continuous process improvement in regards to High Reliability and Risk Management.

The Risk Manager will be responsible for all patient safety improvement assessment, educating staff on system wide patient safety outcome improvements, and will consult with numerous levels or staff, providers and managers to decrease the overall operational risks.

The Medical center is one of the largest employers in the area, and has been a key member of the community for over 75 years.  The Medical Center is part of a large and stable healthcare organization with hospitals throughout the region and country.

The Medical Center is prepared to offer a generous salary and a comprehensive benefit package to the right Risk Manager.