PATIENT SAFETY COORDINATOR

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Jul 25, 2017
Closes
Sep 01, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg, Virginia is seeking a full time Patient Safety Coordinator. Seeking candidates with the ability to lead teams.

REQUIREMENTS
Education: Bachelors Degree in Healthcare Administration or related field.

PREFERENCES
Education: Masters Degree in Health Care Administration or related field preferred.
Experience: 3 years in health care setting specific to patient safety

Provides oversight and direction to ensure hospital-wide systematic, coordinated and continuous approach to the maintenance and improvement of patient safety. Provides effective day-to-day operation of the hospital-wide patient safety activities which include the following responsibilities: monitoring & evaluation of the safety culture; organize safety events; function as the Patient Safety Officer; lead and conduct Root Cause Analysis (RCA) process; conducts RCA Team training; organize and lead the Patient Safety Committee; ensure full compliance with all safety related regulatory requirements.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Bachelors Degree in Health Care Administration or related field required; Masters Degree in Health Care Administration or related field preferred. 3 years in health care setting specific to patient safety related work preferred. Must be able to lead teams.