Risk Manager Senior - Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Banner Health (Corporate)
Banner Health (Corporate) - Loss Prevention & Control
1441 North 12th Street
City & State
Nursing - Other
This position will support
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
5555 W Thunderbird Rd, Glendale, AZ 85306
The Senior Risk Manager assumes an active role in patient safety, mitigation of risk in collaboration with leadership, physicians, staff and relevant system departments/comittees. The Senior Risk Manager has oversight of the risk team which includes a Risk Program Manager and a Risk Specialist. The Senior Risk Manager needs to be available to manage potential liability exposures and patient complaints in real-time, as well as be available to consult on matters brought forward by staff, leaders and physicians.
About Banner Health Corporate Within Banner Health Corporate, you will have the opportunity to apply your unique experience and expertise in support of a nationally-recognized healthcare leader. We offer stimulating and rewarding careers in a wide array of disciplines. Whether your background is in Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Managed Care Programs or Public Relations, you'll find many options for contributing to our award-winning patient care.
About Banner Health Banner Health is a comprehensive, award-winning, nonprofit health system with facilities in seven western states. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices, and much more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. The many locations, career opportunities and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.
The risk manager is responsible for the assigned entitys risk management activities, which includes, but may not be limited to a general knowledge of corporate insurance programs, administering the risk management program on a day-to-day basis, managing and analyzing risk management data and conducting risk management educational programs, complying with risk management related standards by The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting and regulatory agencies, all with the objective of enhancing and promoting patient safety and quality of care, and minimizing loss to protect the assets of the organization. This individual is responsible for reviewing and formulating policy or organizational changes and making recommendations for final approval by senior management.While the Senior Risk Manager position may be responsible for the functions in the Risk Manager and Risk Specialist job descriptions, this position most often supervises and offers overall program direction to the Risk Manager and Risk Specialist. Oversees budget development for assigned en
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