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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health RN Senior Risk Management Specialist - Risk Management in Fullerton, California

Registered Nurse Senior Risk Management Specialist

Location: Fullerton, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Under the Director of Risk Management/Regulatory Readiness and/or VP of Clinical Excellence, the Senior Risk Management Specialist is responsible for the most advantageous method of correcting, reducing, or eliminating identifiable risk. The Senior Risk Management Specialist will have a general knowledge of hospital/SJHS insurance programs. In collaboration with the Director of Risk Management/Regulatory Readiness, the Senior Risk Management Specialist will assist in managing claims against the hospital, interface with defense counsel, conduct risk management educational programs, complying with risk management related standards (e.g., The Joint Commission and other accrediting and regulatory agencies) with the objective of enhancing and promoting patient safety and quality care.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.

  • 3 years experience in hospital risk management, including progressive experience in planning, implementing, and evaluating a risk management program.

  • 3 years Clinical experience in an acute care setting.

  • Valid California Registered Nursing License.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) certification.

  • CPHQ certification.

Our best-in-class benefits ( are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission ( of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

St. Jude Medical Center is a faith-based, non-profit, 384-bed, tertiary care facility, and is one of Southern California's most-respected and technologically-advanced hospitals. With nearly 700 of the area's finest physicians on staff, St. Jude offers nearly every medical specialty and sub-specialty. Whether for the birth of a baby, life-saving surgery or a routine mammogram, St. Jude continues to set the standard for medical care and offers the community the most comprehensive array of services and programs.

St. Jude Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Jude Medical Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: St. Jude Medical Center

Category: Quality Nursing

Req ID: R360092