Interim Risk & Quality Management Professional | BSN, JD, RN, CPHRM Last Updated: November 9, 2017 (about 1 month ago)
Interim Risk & Quality Management Professional | BSN, JD, RN, CPHRM
Immediately
I noticed that you are currently looking for a Healthcare Quality / Risk Professional at your facility. Galileo Search, LLC is representing an experienced "hit the ground running", Risk & Quality Management professional who is ready for an interim assignment at your facility. This seasoned healthcare administrator brings a proven ability to integrate Quality Improvement and Risk Management functions to further reduce risk through systems analysis. Her experience ranges from hands-on clinical nursing through medical malpractice litigation and consulting to healthcare executive administrator and Risk Management leadership. She has completed successful assignments for our clients in the past and I’ve included excerpts from her references. When you’ve had a chance to review the details below, please email or give me a call to discuss this outstanding interim professional.

REFERENCES & REVIEWS

• “She redesigned our root cause analysis formatting for dealing with diagnostic errors, increasing the detection from 30% to 95%!”
• “She was instrumental in developing multiple new strategies to reduce errors with patients.”
• “She can access the current situation and be a change agent very quickly.”
• “She was highly sought after by physicians and nursing staff to lead meetings, educational programs and presentations.”
• “She is excellent at building good-will within the department through her honesty, openness, and knowledge.”
• “She is a good mentor to others. She gives clear communication, has reasonable expectations and great follow through.”

• Ensures organizational compliance with risk management related standards by TJC, CMS, and State regulations
• Able to partner with clinicians and senior management to implement successful Quality Improvement activities while also performing as an adaptable administrator
• Uses strong communication, organizational, and problem resolution skills to lead various departments in an increasingly complex regulatory environment
• Team STEPPS instructor who successfully provided a team training initiative to the family birthing unit utilizing simulation lab for high-risk cases
• Collaborates with clinical leaders and senior management in implementing institution-wide quality improvement projects
• Monitors activities for effectiveness through root cause analysis, LEAN, and FMEA team training
• Implemented a system to reduce claims management related costs through medical error disclosure and apology, teaming with in-house counsel and clinical leaders in effective early litigation management
• Provides leadership in performance improvement analysis and external reporting of quality measures for Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score and CMS
• Enabled organization-wide trend analysis and development of immediate remedial action plans to address improvement of care in high-risk areas
• Drove customization and implementation of Claims Management and Root Cause Analysis software, collaborating with vendors and internal IT
• Analyzed occurrence reporting trending for systems reviews, and developed patient safety department reports on trends for process improvements
• Implement risk management staff education and managed reporting to licensing agencies and facilitate all root cause analysis (RCA) reviews
• Policy Development & Implementation
• Strategic Planning
• Fostering Teamwork / Employee Engagement
• Quality Improvement
• Compliance
• Team STEPPS, LEAN, Just Culture
• Risk Management
• Accreditation
• Patient Safety
• Performance Improvement
• TJC, CMS, & Regulatory Compliance
• Interim Director of Risk | 50+ bed acute care hospital
• Interim Director of Risk | 45+-bed acute care hospital
• VP of Quality | 45+-bed acute care hospital
• Director of Risk | 600+ bed acute care hospital
• Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
• Juris Doctorate (JD)
• Registered Nurse (RN)
• Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM)

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Title:

Interim Risk & Quality Management Professional | BSN, JD, RN, CPHRM

Date Available:

Immediately

Summary:

I noticed that you are currently looking for a Healthcare Quality / Risk Professional at your facility. Galileo Search, LLC is representing an experienced "hit the ground running", Risk & Quality Management professional who is ready for an interim assignment at your facility. This seasoned healthcare administrator brings a proven ability to integrate Quality Improvement and Risk Management functions to further reduce risk through systems analysis. Her experience ranges from hands-on clinical nursing through medical malpractice litigation and consulting to healthcare executive administrator and Risk Management leadership. She has completed successful assignments for our clients in the past and I’ve included excerpts from her references. When you’ve had a chance to review the details below, please email or give me a call to discuss this outstanding interim professional.

REFERENCES & REVIEWS

• “She redesigned our root cause analysis formatting for dealing with diagnostic errors, increasing the detection from 30% to 95%!”
• “She was instrumental in developing multiple new strategies to reduce errors with patients.”
• “She can access the current situation and be a change agent very quickly.”
• “She was highly sought after by physicians and nursing staff to lead meetings, educational programs and presentations.”
• “She is excellent at building good-will within the department through her honesty, openness, and knowledge.”
• “She is a good mentor to others. She gives clear communication, has reasonable expectations and great follow through.”

Qualifications & Achievements:

• Ensures organizational compliance with risk management related standards by TJC, CMS, and State regulations
• Able to partner with clinicians and senior management to implement successful Quality Improvement activities while also performing as an adaptable administrator
• Uses strong communication, organizational, and problem resolution skills to lead various departments in an increasingly complex regulatory environment
• Team STEPPS instructor who successfully provided a team training initiative to the family birthing unit utilizing simulation lab for high-risk cases
• Collaborates with clinical leaders and senior management in implementing institution-wide quality improvement projects
• Monitors activities for effectiveness through root cause analysis, LEAN, and FMEA team training
• Implemented a system to reduce claims management related costs through medical error disclosure and apology, teaming with in-house counsel and clinical leaders in effective early litigation management
• Provides leadership in performance improvement analysis and external reporting of quality measures for Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score and CMS
• Enabled organization-wide trend analysis and development of immediate remedial action plans to address improvement of care in high-risk areas
• Drove customization and implementation of Claims Management and Root Cause Analysis software, collaborating with vendors and internal IT
• Analyzed occurrence reporting trending for systems reviews, and developed patient safety department reports on trends for process improvements
• Implement risk management staff education and managed reporting to licensing agencies and facilitate all root cause analysis (RCA) reviews

Expertise:

• Policy Development & Implementation
• Strategic Planning
• Fostering Teamwork / Employee Engagement
• Quality Improvement
• Compliance
• Team STEPPS, LEAN, Just Culture
• Risk Management
• Accreditation
• Patient Safety
• Performance Improvement
• TJC, CMS, & Regulatory Compliance

Experience:

• Interim Director of Risk | 50+ bed acute care hospital
• Interim Director of Risk | 45+-bed acute care hospital
• VP of Quality | 45+-bed acute care hospital
• Director of Risk | 600+ bed acute care hospital

Education:

• Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
• Juris Doctorate (JD)
• Registered Nurse (RN)
• Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM)

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