30+ days ago
In collaboration with the Healthcare Risk Director, lead the affiliate risk and risk mitigation operational functions, including Risk Management , Program Development, Claims Management, Risk Mitigation, Risk Assessment and Guidance, and Educational in assigned affiliate (s). As a member of the Healthcare Risk team and the Office of the General Counsel , the Risk Officer collaborates with the affiliate leadership to improve the patient experience and patient safety by identifying and controlling risks, reducing and eliminating the possibility of losses associated with healthcare delivery and related core business activities. Collaborate with affiliate and system leadership in developing and executing pro-active patient safety focused risk management, risk mitigation, and loss prevention programs. Develop a collaborative relationship with other members of the OGC and Compliance in order to ensure risk, legal and regulatory concerns are addressed properly. The Risk Officer reports jointly to the Healthcare Risk Director-Valley and the Chief Executive Officer of Kahi Mohala.
To provide assistance to the Chief Executive Officer in Kahi Mohala in the activities of planning, coordinating and guiding the integrated functions of quality assessment and improvement within the functions of quality improvement, infection control and regulatory compliance.
Assimilates information to proactively develop quality activities aligned with Kahi Mohala's stratagies and values. Proactively builds strong teams and business relationships, both internally and externally. Serves as a resource and subject matter expert (SME) on aspects of the quality program to develop and influence improvement strategies.
Has significant responsibility for working with the organization to pursue operational improvements and efficiencies; supporting the development and implementation of clinical assessment/process improvement and redesign. TH director participates on a team that works toward identifying the best clinical and operational practices for the organization. Pursues opportunities for work that adds value and eliminates wasted and redundancy for the organization to help achieve and retain optimal quality outcomes.
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10,000 employees or more
Professional Development, Life Insurance, Vacation/paid time off, Flexible Spending Accounts, Medical, Dental and Vision, 401K, Retirement / Pension Plans, Long Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement