ParaMed Home Health Care is Canada’s leading provider of home care service. We have been providing homecare and wellness solutions since 1974 and operate across Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba and Nova Scotia. With 10,000 employees and over 75,000 clients, we are proud of the impact we bring to our communities through the delivery of high-quality care.
The Clinical Risk Advisor will foster and support a safety culture throughout ParaMed by encouraging and learning from near misses, clinical incidents, safety events and implementation of best practices to reduce harm and improve patient safety.
What you’ll do:
Support corporate-wide standardization of identification, reporting, analysis and evaluation of risk issues and trends in order to develop and implement mitigation that increases patient safety and reduces risk.
Respond to organization-wide risk events and provides expert consultation and advice on patient risk and policy.
Respond to external requests in a manner that meets legislative, regulatory and best practice expectations including review, analysis and mitigation.
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to maximize opportunities and integrate best practices to ensure the organization's risk management processes meet legal and regulatory requirements.
Act as key internal consultant and educator on risk management; Liaise extensively with districts in developing and implementing risk management policies, plans and processes.
Lead, mentor and support districts in identifying, implementing and monitoring risk management activities.
Participates in special projects/initiatives and internal and external Policy/Procedure.
What you bring:
Registration in good standing with provincial regulatory college (RN, RPN, OT, PT)
Risk management education required; certification preferred (ie. Canadian Risk Management)
Experience leading risk management initiatives including measuring and assessing improvement and sustainment effectiveness
Proven coach who can lead, motivate and mentor others
Strong facilitator who can communicate effectively with broad audiences
Commitment to continuing education and professional development
Results driven in a complex environment
Ability to prioritize competing demands in a fast-paced environment
Why you’ll love working here:
Full medical and dental benefits
Continuous learning experience and room for growth
Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) and company perks
ParaMed recognizes the importance of immunization to protect our patients and team members from Covid-19. A condition of employment with ParaMed is that all new hires receive all required doses of a Covid 19 vaccine approved by Health Canada.
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and ParaMed Policies on Accommodation, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of ParaMed hiring process.