The Risk Manager provides oversight and coordination of the Medical Center’s Risk Management Program.The Risk Manager is responsible for the primary risk identification processes throughout the health system as directed by the Risk Management Plan. With the information gathered, the risk manager analyzes loss and other data sources, and develops risk mitigation activities, metrics for monitoring these activities, and supports the claim reporting function when risk issues are identified that could lead to a liability claim against the organization.
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Bachelor's degree in nursing, health related field, or risk management.Two years’ experience in performance improvement activities preferred
Master’s degree in nursing, other health-related field, or risk management
Three years previous risk management experience required
Registered Nurse with 2 years’ experience in clinical nursing required.
5 years of experience in insurance claims, risk management, customer relations, legal experience, or as a health care provider, or the equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
Current nursing license in Iowa and Illinois.
Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), or Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS). One designation must be achieved within one year of eligibility of certification.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
·Flexibility, tolerance, and demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks with attention to detail essential.
·Demonstrated ability to interact with a wide diversity of people and situations while maintaining a customer focus.
·Ability to adapt to stressful situations quickly and effectively.
About UnityPoint Health-Trinity Quad Cities/Muscatine
UnityPoint Health – Trinity is a regional integrated health care delivery system including four full-service hospitals in Rock Island and Moline, Illinois and Bettendorf and Muscatine, Iowa with a total of 555 licensed inpatient beds. UnityPoint Health – Trinity hospitals, clinics, home health care agency, mental health center and health sciences college employ more than 4,000 employees. Together, we are working toward physician-driven, patient-centered care to achieve our vision of delivering the best outcome for every patient, every time.
We do our best to make a difference through compassionate care, exceptional physicians and staff and comprehensive community benefit programs. We are dedicated to our mission of improving the health and well-being of the people and communities we serve by providing the highest quality health care possible. We are committed to health promotion and disease prevention programs that keep people out of the hospital. Our approach includes collaboration with physicians, behavioral health providers and nursing facilities for innovative care models to improve the overall quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the care we provide our community.
Un...ityPoint Health – Trinity is a senior affiliate of UnityPoint Health, the state's first and largest integrated health system that serves the health care needs of one-in-three Iowans. Our leadership in quality and service excellence has helped earn UnityPoint Health – Trinity top industry awards for patient safety, excellent outcomes and cost-control.