Trinity Health Patient Safety Officer in Fresno, California
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, Executive Management, this position, working in close collaboration with Saint Agnes' administrative and medical staff leadership, will have primary oversight of the facility-wide patient safety program, providing leadership in the development of a culture of safety and in identifying opportunities and strategies for patient safety initiatives that will reduce harm.
1. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California is required. 2. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing is required. 3. An advanced degree in a health care related field is preferred. 4. A minimum five years of progressive experience in patient safety in an acute care organization or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience are required. 5. Working knowledge of Joint Commission accreditation standards, CMS and Title XXII health care regulations and policy formulation is required. 6. Patient Safety Officer Certification is preferred. 7. Excellent organizational, oral and written communication, problem solving, program development, computer and team building skills are required. 8. The ability to work with a variety of disciplines and levels of staff across departments is required. 9. The incumbent should be a highly motivated individual who is an effective change agent and exhibits strong leadership qualities. 10. Experience with Lean methodology is preferred.
Job Number: 00107658
Location: Fresno, CA
Organization Name: Saint Agnes Medical Center
Facility: SACA - Saint Agnes Medical Center
Employment Type: Full time