Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.
COMPETITION #: 2021-53462 External
BARGAINING UNIT: Non-Bargaining
DEPARTMENT: RISK MANAGEMENT
FACILITY: Miramichi Regional Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Permanent Full Time
JOB TITLE: Risk Management Consultant
CLASSIFICATION: Non Bargaining
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Day, Subject to change due to operational requirements
SALARY: $57,382 to $80,132 per year (Pay Band 5) (Based on 37.5 hours per week)
The Risk Management Consultant will support, work collaboratively with and provide consultation to managers, directors and all other stakeholders to provide leadership in the Miramichi area of Risk Management.
QUALIFICATIONS:Minimum Requirements :
University degree in a related discipline or successful completion of a healthcare Risk Management course
Minimum three years experience in a healthcare setting
Competency in computer skills of Microsoft Office products, as demonstrated by testing
Written and spoken competence in English is required.
Abilities Required :
Working knowledge of health care systems
Strong human relations and facilitation skills
Skills in prioritization, problem solving, organization, decision-making, time management and planning
Ability to work both independently and in a complex team environment; collaborate with a wide range of professionals and other stakeholders
Ability to adapt to change and act as a change agent
Ability to manage multiple tasks with ease and efficiency
Physical ability to perform the assigned work
Valid Driver's license and the ability to travel on a regular basis
Good working knowledge of Quality Improvement principles
Other Essential Requirements/Qualifications:
Good previous work records with the ability to attend work on a regular basis.
Demonstrated adherence to all privacy legislation and corporation policies to ensure all confidential patient, business, financial and employee information is accessed on a need to know basis only (for required job duties) and is disclosed only to those authorized to receive it.
Required Certifications :
As per Administrative Manual; MANDATORY CERTIFICATIONS/RECERTIFICATIONS HR-C-050
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
** A resume (CV) is required as part of the application**
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:The Risk Management Consultant will:
Oversee and ensure effective management of the claims management process.
Liaise with external legal counsel, adjusters and insurers as required.
Represent the organization in litigation discovery process as required.
Review and analyze incident report data, report trends and identify risk management issues in the Area.
Manage the Hospital Incident Reporting System (HIRS) in the Miramichi Area and ensure the maintenance of the provincial minimum data set.
Develop and lead risk management related projects, education, training and awareness; as well, assist managers/directors to design, implement and sustain local risk management plans.
Investigate serious incidents and/or sentinel events and assist/conduct process reviews as required.
Represent risk management on various committees as required.
Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by September 29, 2021.
NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.
Should testing be required to demonstrate language proficiency, the official results will be shared with the candidate, Human Resources and the requesting manager electronically and will be placed on the personnel file for Horizon hiring purposes.
Please quote Competition # 2021-53462 -External . Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.