Risk Manager Registered Nurse (RN) position is located in the Quality Management Service Line. This is a full-time position at 40 hours per week. Maintains an integrated program that ensure the Risk Management functions related to minimizing risks/mortality review/peer reviews are completed in a consistent, accurate and timely manner. Works closely with the Chief of Staff, through the peer review process, to ensure the quality of health care provided meets the evidence-based standards of care. Possess strong clinical knowledge to execute medical records review to identify quality of care issues. Makes recommendations for process improvement related to practice, ethics and based on data analysis and findings. Conducts peer review for quality improvement purposes (including resource utilization) relevant to the care provided by individual practitioners, in support of clinical care programs and professional services in compliance with regulatory requirement. Work Schedule: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday Compressed/Flexible: Not Authorized Telework: Not Authorized Virtual: This is not a virtual position Relocation Incentives: May be Authorized Recruitment Incentives: May be Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Notifications: This is a Bargaining Unit Position. This position is in the Excepted Service. The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will recommend the grade and salary for new appointments based on the candidate's education and experience. For internal selectees being promoted, the board will determine grade and HR will determine step in accordance with policy.
Internal Number: 599551400
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