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AdventHealth Careers for Veterans Director of Patient Safety and Risk Management
Tampa, FL


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Days

Location: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Tampa

· AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.

· Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery

· Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come

· Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Director of Patient Safety & Risk Management develops, oversees and executes operational plans for the comprehensive hospital-based internal risk management program that is aligned with Florida Statute 395.0197. The program includes incorporating risk identification analysis, trending, and internal claim management oversight for the hospital and related interests. The Director also assumes responsibility, accountability and direction for the patient safety transformation and leads in developing a culture of safety and identifying opportunities and initiatives to enhance high reliability and patient safety. The Director ensures coordination with AHS Corporate Compliance, Legal, Human Resources, department managers and external agencies as required.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Initiates and oversees development of a comprehensive patient safety improvement program inclusive of the analysis and trending of data related to hospital initiatives.

· Leads and coordinates the organizational initiatives in patient safety, including compliance with National Patient Safety Goals, Joint Commision and CMS accreditation standards, AHRQ and NQF guidelines.

· Leads and/or coordinates proactive and reactive patient safety initiatives including participation in root cause analysis, failure mode effect analysis and Sentinel Event Alerts.

· Provides Oversight for Risk Management Event Analysis, Loss Control Initiative implementation, Risk Management Data Management, and hospital-based Internal Claims Management program and ensures compliance with AHS Risk Management operations.

· Maintains responsibility for all aspects of the risk management program as defined in FS 395.0197 and according to national regulatory and accrediting entities (i.e., CMS, TJC).

· Ensures regulatory compliance through review, investigation, and resolution of the patient complaint/grievance process.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

· Baccalaureate in nursing or other healthcare-related field

· Minimum five years of clinical experience in acute care setting, preferably tertiary setting

· Minimum five years of experience in healthcare risk management

· Registered Nurse, Licensed in State of Florida

· Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) or other nationally recognized risk management certification

Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Risk Management

Organization: AdventHealth Tampa

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23030029

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: 3100 E FLETCHER AVE

    Pay Range: $62.56 - $93.88

  • Location: Tampa, FL

  • Job ID: 23030029

  • Job Family: Risk Management

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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