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PATIENT SAFETY SPECIALIST

TriHealth
Cincinnati

Job Description

Attention current TriHealth employees:

Please apply for this position by submitting an online internal application via SuccessFactors. Please be certain to update your SuccessFactors Employee Profile prior to applying to this position.

PATIENT SAFETY SPECIALIST: This position is responsible for reviewing and following up on submitted safety events including assignment of severity, initial investigation, routing of events to Patient Safety staff, managers, Risk Management and others, and identification of trends and issues for communication and follow-up. Assists in coordination of Root Cause Analysis and other process improvement efforts as well as research and interpretation of regulatory requirements related to patient safety. Prepares and conducts training for staff and managers and represents Patient Safety group on teams or committees as assigned

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION: Associate's Degree in Nursing or Healthcare, or Business Registered Nurse Current Ohio licensure

EXPERIENCE: 3-4 years Clinical in Nursing

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Knowledge of JCAHO standards and other regulatory requirements related to patient safety; Microsoft Office; internet research skills.

Job Title:  PATIENT SAFETY SPECIALIST

Department Name:  TRIS PATIENT SAFETY

Location:  Baldwin

Hourly/Salaried:  Salaried

Employment Status: Full Time Position

Bi-Weekly Hours:80

Shift: Day Shift

Weekend Commitment:  No

Holiday Commitment:  No

On-Call Commitment:  No

Employment Type

173042

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