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Assists the facility Risk Manager in the development, maintenance, and monitoring of the risk management program. Evaluates incident and claims data identifying trends; reviews incident reports; communicates with leadership, management and staff concerning risk issues; and develops and recommends goals and objectives
for area of responsibility. Responsibilities include the review of medical records, provision of written summaries evaluating patient care and possible risk exposure. Other responsibilities include gathering and providing information to claims personnel and legal counsel; conducting staff inservice training; and taking call in the absence of the risk manager.
Education: Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing preferred; Bachelor's or Associate's Degree in Risk Management, Safety, or related field acceptable.
Experience: Two years clinical experience and one year risk management/quality improvement experience preferred. Other related experience may be considered .
Licensure: Currently licensed to practice as a RN in the Commonwealth of Virginia, preferred.
Other: Excellent oral and written communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
Sentara - 18 months ago
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