You are invited to partner with an exceptional organization who is recruiting for a Risk Manager. Mid-Columbia Medical Center is a non-profit 49-bed, Level III trauma center located in The Dalles, OR. Recently named one of Oregon’s 2018 Top Workplaces!
While it’s raining in Portland, you can enjoy downhill and cross-country skiing, world-class water sports, and miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. When you’re ready for some relaxation, explore award-winning wineries, craft breweries, and restaurants that feature seasonal greens harvested at nearby farms. Best of all are the warm and friendly people. In our small town, you’ll get to know your patients, their families, and build relationships that will last a lifetime.
This position is full time and eligible for a comprehensive benefits, time off, and retirement package.
The risk manager is responsible for the facility’s risk management activities, which include, but may not be limited to managing claims against the facility, interfacing with defense legal counsel, administering the risk management program on a day-to-day basis, managing and analyzing risk management data conducting the risk management educational programs, complying with risk management related to standards by TJC and with the objective of maintaining patient safety, enhancing quality care and minimizing loss to protect the assets of the facility. This individual is responsible for reviewing and formulating policy or organizational changes and making recommendations for final approval by senior management.
Minimum Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications):
BS Degree in Nursing, or Health administration, clinical specialty or other related field.
Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM).
Minimum three years in experience in risk management, preferably in healthcare.
Experience as a manager of a hospital department is desired.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of the daily operations of risk management.
Proficient at Microsoft Office, particularly using Excel and document management skills to support teaching, recordkeeping and communication
Ability to work efficiently with minimal supervision, exercising independent judgment.
Knowledge of medical-legal issues, laws, regulatory agency requirements, and standards preferred.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information regarding the Medical Staff, and other sensitive personal/professional information.
Internal Number: 2019-4042
About Mid-Columbia Medical Center
About Mid-Columbia Medical Center
Recognized for Excellence Across the Board
Mid-Columbia Medical Center offers a wide array of healthcare services to residents in the Columbia River Gorge and its surrounding areas. Our medical experts are highly trained and stay up to date with relevant, new medical techniques and state-of-the-art technology. MCMC is well-known throughout the community for providing effective, compassionate, and customized healthcare for all our patients.
Our patient-centered services have won us the following recognitions:
For our devotion to providing the highest quality of healthcare, we were accredited by the Joint Commission. The commission is a private, non-profit organization that recognizes hospitals for providing unparalleled healthcare services.
For our commitment to serving our patients with the utmost respect and compassion, MCMC was named 1 of 15 “U.S. Hospitals with Heart” by Modern Maturity magazine. This honor is awarded to hospitals whose employees provide consistent, top notch care for their patients.
For our dedication to serving and giving back to our community, we won the Families in Good Company Award. This award was given to just... a handful of companies throughout Oregon and it commends our relentless drive to help our community and the families in it.
Our Diabetes Self Management Education program is officially recognized by the American Diabetes Association. This organization demands that clinics uphold rigorous standards of care and quality in order to be recognized. Because this affiliation, our diabetes education service can be billed through Medicare.
MCMC is a winner of the 2018 Top Workplaces Award. This is the third time Mid-Columbia Medical Center has received this distinguished award.