Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.
The Clinical Risk Manager in the Department of Risk Management and Patient Safety is responsible for the day to day risk management activities for Good Samaritan Medical Center, including investigating, managing and analyzing risk management data; complying with risk management standards of The Joint Commission, other accrediting agencies, and the New York State Department of Health and conducting risk management educational programs.
Coordinating and investigating serious adverse events, including potentially reportable incidents to the New York State Department of Health, providing documentation of all related data, and facilitating resolution of reported incidents.
Promoting patient safety and quality of care and minimizing loss to protect the assets of the facility. Participating in formulation of risk reduction strategies, policy and/or organizational changes.
Coordinating the risk management program to meet the needs of the institution.
Reviewing and analyzing all occurrence reports for Risk Management, quality of care, regulatory and insurance concerns.
Ability to communicate, coordinate and meet with patients and families to resolve patient experience issues.
Conducting Root Cause Analysis investigations, which includes assessing need for focused review by departments, and or clinical chairpersons for peer reviews.
Providing on-call, coverage on a monthly basis - to field inquiries from all medical center staff (outside normal business hours) on risk management and other concerns.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing; Masters preferred
Patient Safety Certification
Current New York State license as a Registered Professional Nurse or other licensed clinical professional
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future. For immediate consideration, please apply online at:
A member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Internal Number: 6004238
About Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, CHSLI
Catholic Health Services of Long Island (CHS) is an integrated health care delivery system with some of the region's finest health and human services agencies. CHS includes six hospitals, three skilled nursing facilities, a regional home nursing service, hospice and a multiservice, community-based agency for persons with special needs. Under the sponsorship of the Diocese of Rockville Centre, CHS serves hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders each year, providing care that extends from the beginning of life to helping people live their final years in comfort, grace and dignity. Learn more about CHS's commitment to quality and about the services offered.