Job Description

Advisor, Risk and Quality (FT, Mon - Fri; 8a - 5p)

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

The Risk Advisor under the direction of the Patient Safety Manager works to ensure patient and staff safety, respond to claims of clinical malpractice, address patient complaints, and comply with federal and state regulations. While their primary responsibility is to protect the hospital’s interests, the Risk Advisor's efforts contribute significantly to the quality of patient care.  The Risk Advisor works with all Stakeholders to ensure consistency and reliability in policies, procedures and treatment protocols that govern the high quality, compassionate and safe delivery of all patient care provided at the Center.  The Risk Advisor will facilitate operational and process improvements identified through event reporting, participation in safety committees, risk assessments, and other data collection efforts.  The activities include the identification, evaluation and mitigation of loss exposures.  The Risk Advisor identifies, analyzes and acts upon actual and potential exposures to the organization with a goal of improved patient safety and protection of the organization’s assets. This is also accomplished through education and collaboration with all levels of the organization.  This position requires high level communication and analytical skills, particularly in dealing with sensitive clinical information and clinical events. The Risk Advisor must maintain strict confidentiality of information that is frequently of a highly sensitive nature and/or protected under state and federal law.  The Risk Advisor is responsible for reviewing incident reports and conducting investigations of complaints or reports related to the treatment of or alleged injuries to patients or visitors and/or other incidents.

Required Qualifications

  • Clinical experience as a registered nurse or allied health professional
  • Program Management experience preferred
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, such as a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management
  • Three years direct experience in acute healthcare risk management

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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