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Published: June 3, 2021


Interim Patient Safety Consultant | RN Preferred | Hospital System | Mid-Atlantic

Highly Competitive Pay | Lodging | Rental Car Or Mileage | Paid Flights Home | World-Class Support




• 3 - 6+ Month Assignment
• Maintains event reporting system at the designated facility
• Performs as a content expert for patient safety and quality improvement
• Conducts root cause analyses (RCA) and failure mode and effects (FMEA) analyses
• Contributes to the development and implementation of an effective patient safety strategy to guide and shape priorities and initiatives
• Recommends and facilitates positive change within the organization to improve patient safety, based on identified risks and safety issues
• Partners effectively with others to prioritize improvement initiatives to achieve sustainable results and outcomes
• Integrates various initiatives into a coordinated, comprehensive safety program
• Interacts with external regulatory agencies (including but not limited to Joint Commission and CMS) as needed for interpretation and clarification of regulatory requirements
• Develops effective internal communications for patient safety-related information
• Designs and implements educational programs that facilitate the understanding and implementation of key patient safety practices within the organization such as TeamSTEPPS, and Just Culture
• Provides coaching and consultation to staff from all disciplines with regards to safety
• Manages safety events using various improvement methodologies such as RCA2, ACA, FMEAs, in a timely and effective manner in collaboration with the team for risk mitigation
• Facilitates hospital safety committee activities to assure appropriate reporting and closed-loop communications
• Completes appropriate reports related to safety events
• Contributes to team training programs for onboarding and ongoing education on teamwork and patient safety
• Maintains a strong and current knowledge of best practices for a strong culture of safety, zero harm, and high reliability


• BSN or Bachelor's degree in public health, allied health, or related field
• Clinical nursing background preferred - Registered Nurse (RN)
• Five years of relevant experience in acute care patient safety/risk management and quality/performance improvement
• Experience conducting root cause analyses (RCA) and failure mode and effects (FMEA) analyses
• Administering, and monitoring all aspects of Patient Safety initiatives and compliance with regulatory standards
• Strong initiative, facilitation, and collaboration skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple priorities
• Maintaining a working knowledge of current and emerging strategies, tools, and literature in the patient safety field
• Strong people skills, and oral and written communication skills to effectively facilitate teams, deliver presentations and express ideas
• Ability to problem-solve, think critically/creatively while providing support and guidance through a consultative approach
• Available to travel to the client-site and work a full-time schedule, M - F, or as needed

About Galileo Search:

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How will you benefit when working with Galileo?

• Highly competitive pay rates that are best in the industry with weekly direct deposit
• Generous per diem for the housing of your choice if not provided by the client and for incidentals expenses
• Weekly travel expense reimbursement (flights, rental car, or mileage)
• Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k available
• State License expense reimbursement for endorsement
• Comprehensive insurance coverage
• Short or long-term assignments
• Local, regional, or national assignments based on availability
• World-class support before, during, and after each assignment

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