Capital Health is the region's leader in advanced medicine with significant investments in advanced technologies and the best physicians. Comprising its two hospitals (Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton and the Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell) and the Capital Health - Hamilton outpatient facility, Capital Health is a growing healthcare organization that is accredited by The Joint Commission. Capital Health has also received Magnet® status for the fourth consecutive time in recognition of its quality patient care, innovations in professional nursing practice, and nursing excellence. Only 29 organizations in the country have received Magnet status four times and five of those organizations are in New Jersey. In addition, our nursing team received special recognition for excellence in stroke and outpatient emergency care.
The Patient Safety Analyst maintains the patient safety event reporting system, reviews detailed patient care-related errors and utilizes independent judgment to determine the triage investigation strategy. Responsible for assessing clinical, hospital and patient safety quality-of-care issues, including internal review, investigation, analysis and follow-up, to decrease likelihood of reoccurrence. Generates reports that identify trends that impact patient safety.
Performs system administrator duties for patient safety event reporting system.
Reviews details of reported patient care-related errors to determine and initiate triage investigation strategies.
Works with department leaders and staff to ensure reporting of errors. Monitors and reports trends.
Evaluates clinical, hospital and patient safety quality-of-care issues, including internal review and investigation.
Analyzes events to decrease likelihood of reoccurrence.
Assists in the development and implementation of patient safety program.
Tracks and trends the safety data, and assists with development of action plans and risk-modification strategies.
Assists with submission to the New Jersey Patient Safety Initiative and other regulatory agencies.
Develops reports and dashboards that leverage strong visualizations and presentations to enable senior management and stakeholder teams' comprehension of initiative impact results.
Produces reports as requested by administration, clinical departments or committees using available information systems and databases.
Participates in statistical analysis, interpretation, monitoring and trending of clinical data.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing, Healthcare Administration or other healthcare-related field. Master's degree preferred.
Minimum 5 years of experience in quality management, safety or risk management in healthcare environment.
Strong analytical skills required.
Possesses excellent organizational, interpersonal, conflict-resolution, verbal, written and presentation skills.
Self-starter with ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously utilizing project management skill set, and ability to respond quickly in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work with all levels of leadership; demonstrates ability to foster teamwork and bring together and work effectively with diverse groups in a collaborative manner.
Strong computer skills required; MS Office (Work, Excel, PowerPoint).
Low employee expense for medical and dental insurance
403(b) Savings and Retirement Program
Easy commute from PA and major NJ routes.
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