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331174 Entity Patient Safety O

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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The Interprofessional Patient Safety Officer - PAH (PSO) is responsible for planning, administration and monitoring of consistent readiness of safety management and safety improvement processes for selected projects and duties as assigned. The PSO participates and supports patient safety management activities for the entity. Additionally, the PSO is a liaison with the following corporate departments: Risk Management/ Legal, Quality and Patient Safety, the Penn Medicine Academy, the Office of Medical Affairs (OMA), the Office of Patient Affairs (OPA), Penn Medicine Privacy Office and Office of General Counsel.The PSO leads the work to improve quality and patient safety in the organization. The PSO relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. The PSO works in collaboration with Department: including but not limited to Senior Leadership team, Quality and Safety department directors, the Patient Safety team, and clinical staff leadership to lead the organization to outstanding performance on key metrics in quality and patient safety.

High school diploma required. Bachelor's Degree required with Patient Safety as major of study And 3+ years of Experience in patient safety with technical knowledge of the administrative, operational and clinical healthcare functions including: process improvement, regulatory/compliance, clinical data management, and patient safety required. Master's Degree in Medicine, nursing, patient safety and quality, other healthcare related field, business or health policy with 7+ years\tClinical background, with an advanced degree in medicine, nursing, patient safety and quality, other healthcare related field, business or health policy preferred. Regulatory Experience having coordinated, prepared and participated in state, Joint Commission and/or CMS survey within the past 3 years. Process Improvement Training; Six Sigma, Lean and/or IHI training (PDSA) preferred.

Posted: 2020-03-13 Expires: 2020-06-14

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