Galileo Search

Published: August 24, 2019


Risk Manager | Massachusetts

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance

Our client is a nationally recognized, growing, teaching hospital. This is an opportunity to work at a facility whose leaders have great vision and a staff focused on providing quality patient care. It offers a family atmosphere, where everyone works as a team. This is a great environment to build your skills, apply your experience and advance your career.

The area is steeped in history and known for local access to the arts, exceptional restaurants, and outstanding shopping. Top notch schools and high quality of living; the residents have a deep sense of pride and respect for their community. Cultural events, entertainment activities and natural attractions abound!




The Risk Manager reports to the Director of Risk and is responsible for reviewing, summarizing, analyzing, presenting and monitoring various medical staff peer review functions; loss prevention and reduction; claims management, and patient safety related quality improvement activities. Conducts investigations and prepares reports as required by external regulatory agencies related to incidents and incident reporting. Works closely and collaboratively with the members of the Quality Department to assure regulatory and accreditation compliance. Will serve as a champion for identification, mitigation, management and prevention of risk throughout the organization.

• Utilizes multiple methods for case finding using triggers, quality screens, complication reports, and mortality reports as well as incident reports, medical record requests and patient / family complaints

• Conducts an initial review and develops a case summary, inclusive of focused questions, if the case requires further review; Disseminates summaries to respective Medical Chiefs and collaborates with Associate VP Medical Affairs to determine appropriate cases for interdisciplinary medical peer review
• Assures all peer reviewed cases have a completed analysis, conclusions, recommendations and actions documented in both the case summary and in the peer review meeting minutes
• Evaluates reviews completed by leadership, provides oversight of data aggregation and reports back to leadership summarizing data
• Supports claim managementstrategies and activities including: investigations, ongoing monitoring ofdefense activities, discovery requests/interrogatories
• Prepares reports and data,assures accuracy, integrity and authorizations necessary prior todistribution and for submission of reports internally and to externalagencies
• Maintains overall accountability for semi-annual, annual and monthly safety/quality reports for the Board of Registration in Medicine
• Collaborates with quality staff to support ongoing regulatory compliance and management of on-site regulatory/accreditation visits and after-action planning/implementation and reporting
• Participates in Performance Improvement activities such as Root Cause Analysis or Healthcare Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (HFMEA) when appropriate and required


• Bachelor’s degree in healthcare or related field required, Master’s degree preferred
• RN Preferred
• CPHRM and CPHQ preferred
• 5 years of relevant experience in hospital health care, quality improvement, patient safety and/or risk management required
• Experience with LEAN methodology and certification preferred
• Experience with Just Culture and Culture of Safety principles preferred
• Knowledge of clinical quality, patient safety and/or patient satisfaction performance measures and indicators


Acute Care Hospital | TJC Accredited

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Search, LLC partners with hospitals and healthcare organizations across the United States to identify, recruit and retain the most accomplished professionals and executives in the industry. Our clients include community and critical access hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers and Fortune 500 corporations. To learn more about Galileo Search, LLC, visit our website at:

Are you ready for an exceptional career search experience? Take the first step...

Forward your resume for confidential review or call to discuss this or other available career opportunities. Submit your resume via email for immediate consideration or use our convenient online Galileo Candidate Registry.

Job ID:



Health-care, health care, healthcare, medical, hospital, healthcare system, acute care, risk, risk management, CPHRM, Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management, patient safety, safety, enterprise risk management, ERM, quality, loss mitigation, legal compliance, regulatory compliance, corporate compliance, insurance, contracts, loss prevention, patient confidentiality, HIPAA, investigation, grievance, CPHQ, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality, policy & procedure development, disciplinary action, occurrences, liability claims, investigation, performance improvement, Six Sigma, CPPS, Certified Professional in Patient Safety, incident reporting, patient claims, litigation, adverse events, claims management, clinical risk, Massachusetts, MA


Ready for Your Next Opportunity?

Call or confidentially submit your resume via email for immediate consideration or use our convenient and secure online Galileo Registry form.


Stay informed; as career opportunities and assignments arise from our clients, our first source of potential candidates are those in our expanding and confidential candidate registry. Your information will never be shared with any 3rd party without your express permission.