WellStar Health System is looking for Clinical Risk Manager in Marietta, GA.
This local job opportunity with ID 6809425 is live since 04/18/2018.
OverviewAt WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.ResponsibilitiesFunctions under the supervision of the Executive Director of Risk Management to support the broad vision and missionof Employer. Acts under the Executive Director of Risk Management to accomplish the department’smission to optimize patient and staff safety and reduce the adverse consequences of accidental loss throughprotective risk financing, effective loss prevention and successful claims management. Assists the Executive Directorof RM in the establishment, direction and management of a structured HPL/GL insurance program for WellStarinsured entities. Collaborates with and supports the Executive Director and leadership (AVP, EVP, and Board) byproviding information and data to facilitate decisions regarding insurance renewal and risk program financing. Utilizesand supports the CS STARS system for the reporting, investigation, and filing of adverse events. Reviews incidentson receipt and conducts appropriate follow-up. Actively assists in the investigation of risks identified through incidentreporting and development/communication of corrective action recommendations to senior leadership. With ExecutiveDirector oversight, manages claims/lawsuits and monitors litigation involving assigned WellStar entities.QualificationsRequired Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing;Required Minimum Experience: Licensed RN with at least two years clinical experience. Additionally, two yearsmedical claims experience and/or risk management/quality assurance principles in the healthcare setting. Workingknowledge of the medical/legal process, professional liability insurance, claims administration and insurance programmanagement in healthcare.Required Minimum Certification: Current GA licensure as a professional registered nurse. Licensed Claims Adjusterin the State of Georgia and/or Certified Legal Nurse Consultant preferred.Required Minimum Skills: Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Must be selfmotivatingand capable of effectively communicating with physicians, patients, staff and attorneys. Ability to interfacewith all levels of the healthcare system and utilize discretion in handling confidential information.Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!