You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Patient & Associate Safety Program Manager.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
You’re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Platte Valley Medical Center is a partner of SCL Health which is a nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed community hospital is proud to offer comprehensive, integrated care focused on holistic health. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, we’ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together we’ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We’ll honor each other’s dignity and surpass the standards we set. We’ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
We’ll laugh at each other’s jokes (even the bad ones). We’ll hello and high five. We’ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
We’re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As a Patient & Associate Safety Program Manager, you need to know how to:
Act as the hospital lead for the Patient Safety Committee, and the hospital lead for Executive Safety Rounding; including coordination and follow-up.
Develop and implement educational strategies to support Error Prevention Training.
Collaborate with the Quality and Safety Director to conduct and report on Root and Common Cause Analysis events.
Manage and address trends from the Daily Check in process (Safety Huddle)
Collaborate with the Quality and Safety Director to attend the Shared Governance/Learning meetings to represent Platte Valley Medical Center, as requested.
Develop and deliver routine reports and presentations to various stakeholder groups on the progress of patient and associate safety projects.
Develop, document, track, and evaluate improvement plans and implements necessary measures to achieve SCL Health targeted capabilities
Support the Organization with Program Management of Patient and Associate Safety related topics (falls, pressure ulcers, etc.).
Develop and implement Associate and patient safety educational strategies for the Organization.
Collaborate with the Quality and Safety Director to review annual preparedness and patient and associate safety plans.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Bachelor’s degree in related discipline, required
Certification in Patient Safety and/or Associate Safety Certification program within two (2) years of hire, such as Certified Hospital Safety Professional (CHSP), Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ), required
Minimum of three to five (3-5) years of experience in healthcare safety or work related experience, required
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being on our team we hope you’ll join us. At SCL Health you’ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 21001300
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.