CCMS is seeking a Patient Safety Specialist to work at Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point in to plan, develop, implement, manage, and coordinate the Patient Safety Program. Work in collaboration with the Office of Organizational Performance Improvement and Risk Management to ensure that risk reduction strategies and improvement recommendations are carried through.
Registered Nurses/RN with recent risk management, qaulity improvement or patient safety experience welcome to apply!!
Normal duty hours Monday through Friday days only. Full benefits are available including health, dental, paid time off, federal holiday paid time off, 401k, Aflac.
Job Duties to Include:
Pt Safety Specialist will participate in problem assessment, solution recommendation, implementation, and follow up on corrective actions.
Review and monitor the Pt Safety policies of all areas for adherence to and compliance with regulatory agency and accreditation standards requirements.
Patient Safety Specialist shall possess the following minimum qualifications:
1. Possess a baccalaureate degree in either: Health Sciences, Nursing, Biostatistics, Public Health Administration, Epidemiology, Biology or other related healthcare equivalent degree.
2. Possess a minimum of one year experience working in risk management, patient safety, or quality improvement programs to include experience in the clinical setting or direct care environment.
3. Have proficiency with Microsoft Applications including, but not limited to, Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, and other computerized flow-charting applications.