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|Facility:||UHS of Delaware Inc. - Corporate Office|
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|Job Type:||Full Time|
|Minimum Education Required:||Bachelor's Degree|
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries’ acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
The Corporate Behavioral Halth Risk Manager position is a strategic position with responsibility for analysis and oversight in incident reporting/investigation, and liability claims and reports preparation, including Sarbanes Oxley compliance reporting. This position reviews, formulates and implements policy and organizational changes as appropriate to meet the stated risk management objectives. Under supervision of the Director of Risk Management - BH, the Corporate Risk Manager directs organizational efforts in planning, implementation and management of the UHS Risk Management TERM program that is designed to enhance the quality of patient care, reduce injuries, prevent claims and minimize liability exposures. Under the direction of the Director provides assistance with the implementation, monitoring and enforcement of all aspects of the TERM program. The Corporate Risk Managers provide consultation and direction to facility based Risk Managers when complex situations arise that may threaten the assets of the Corporation; assists facilities in risk identification, reviews serious incidents with facility Risk Managers, provides guidance in investigations, and development of corrective actions; conducts annual TERM surveys at assigned facilities and/or as appointed by the Director. The Corporate RM organizes and directs work designed to evaluate the causation of risk events for the BH division and develops risk reduction strategies to minimize and eliminate events from recurring. This position also requires the ability to prepare and present information to Senior Management related to ongoing efforts to minimize and reduce risk events in the organization.
Essential Job Duties:
Ensure ongoing TERM program effectiveness within each UHS
facility. Oversee and provide supervision of BH facility risk
management site visits. Oversee the completion of facility TERM site
visits and reports; provide direction ensuring specific facility risk
issues and potential problem areas are identified, and provide
direction for follow-up corrective action plans.
Bachelor’s degree and/or healthcare licensure with a minimum
of five years experience in a related healthcare and/or
management/administrative field is required. A Master’s Degree
in a healthcare related field is preferred. Minimum of three to five
years experience in health care organization with increasing
responsibility in risk prevention and risk management with
If you meet the above requirements and are looking for a rewarding
career, please take a moment to share your background with us by
applying online. UHS offers competitive compensation commensurate
with experience and benefits programs including medical, dental, life
insurance and 401k.
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