Care Site Description St. James Healthcare is part of SCL Health System, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.
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Butte, Mont. (estab. 1881)
The only full-service acute care facility in Butte and largest hospital serving a seven-county area
567 associates, 65 medical staff
98 beds (56 are staffed)
Services & Expertise:
24/7 Emergency Medical Services
Inpatient & Outpatient Surgery
Orthopedic Center of Excellence
Womenâ??s & Children Services
St. James Medical Group
St. James Healthcare provides quality care close to home for the communities that we serve, especially the poor and vulnerable.
In this position, the Risk Manager/Patient Safety Officer is responsible for organizing, planning, on-going development, and implementation of the Risk Management and Patient Safety Programs at SJH (including all hospital outpatient departments and St. James Physician Network sites), in collaboration with SCL Health. The Risk Manager/Patient Safety Officer acts as a resource for SJH leaders and medical staff, and is responsible for the implementation and execution of all SCL Health Risk Management and Safety policies and procedures and the SJH Quality and Safety Plan. The Risk Manager/Patient Safety Officer performs job-specific duties and responsibilities, including Loss Prevention/Patient Safety and Claims Management, as well as general leadership responsibilities such as Operational Oversight and Decision-Making.
Required: Associates degree or higher
Preferred: Bachelorsâ?? degree or higher, or Juris Doctorate
Required: â?¢ Current Certification in Healthcare Risk Management, or ability to obtain within 2-years of hire. â?¢ Friends and Family BLS within 6 months of hire â?¢ Experience in understanding and usage of computers, including the Microsoft Office Suite, as well as the ability to learn applications relevant to the position. â?¢ Demonstrates knowledge of the legal system and litigation processes and investigation techniques. â?¢ Demonstrates cognitive ability to problem solve, resolve conflicts, and make decisions with sound reasoning, good judgment, and critical thinking skills. â?¢ Strong ability to engage others and lead change. â?¢ Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills and negotiation skills. â?¢ Strong computer skills including experience with Excel â?¢ Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality. â?¢ Ability to interpret policies, procedures, governmental rules and regulations. â?¢ Ability to successfully function in a fast-paced, service-oriented environment. â?¢ Demonstrates strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.