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Company: LewisGale Hospital Montgomery
Location: Blacksburg, VA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech




Do you want to be appreciated daily? Our nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. At LewisGale Hospital Montgomery our nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking a RN Manager Risk Mgmt to join our healthcare family.


LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)

Learn more about Employee Benefits

Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

At LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, our nurses play a vital part. We know that every nurse's path and purpose is unique. Do you want to create your own personal career path in nursing? HCA Healthcare is your career destination! Our scale makes it possible for nurses to create the career path that fits their life – for life – and empowers their passion for patient care. Apply today for our RN Manager Risk Mgmt opportunity.

Job Summary and Qualifications

1. Works with the Director of Quality and Risk Management (DQRM) to sustain a proactive, hospital-wide risk management and patient safety program, achieve annual goals, and reduce associated cost.

2. Responsible for supervising and provides administrative direction to risk management, patient safety, and infection control personnel.

3. Oversees and maintains an accurate and up-to-date incident reporting system, including risk reporting as assigned.

4.Responsible for pre-litigation and litigation activities in collaboration the DQRM; collaborates effectively with HCI and legal counsel.

5.Responsible for coordination and the overall completion of the Premium Credit program requirements so as to achieve maximum discount, including training requirements for leaders, physicians, and the Board of Trustees.

6.In coordination with the Safety Officer, assures product recall activities are managed with Materials Management, Pharmacy Director, and other department directors, including environmental safety hazards.

7.Responsible for the initiation and completion of root cause and failure mode analysis, in a timely and effective manner and in conjunction and collaboration with Quality Assurance Specialists, the CNO, and the DQRM; assists the SW VA Market as indicated.

8. Responsible to assess worksite environmental safety and evaluate hazard control activities to meet organizational safety objectives and to reduce the risk to people, property, and the environment.

9. Directs organized, appropriate responses to all complaints/grievances to meet CMS and JCAHO regulatory requirements.

10. In collaboration with the DQRM, coordinates statewide and national quality efforts as assigned to include Nursing Sensitive Indicators (NDNQI), Virginia Health Quality Center (VHQC), Anthem Q-HIP program, JCAHO National Patient Safety Goals, Leapfrog, Institutes of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and other applicable programs. Promotes and maintains house-wide patient safety initiatives; proactively facilitates an effective and collaborative facility-wide quality culture.

11. Coordinates key patient safety metrics analyses as assigned; assures the preparation and presentation of performance reporting to key stakeholders. Assures all data collection is performed accurately and that databases and metrics reporting are appropriately maintained.

12. In collaboration with the DQRM, helps to coordinate Quality Council, Performance Improvement Council and associated task force committees; applicable Medical Staff Committees, and other committees as assigned.

13. Works in a collaborative manner with all Departmental Leaders, Clinical Staff, Case Management, Employee Health, Clinical Documentation Specialists, Physicians, and other Allied Health Professionals. Assists the DQRM with communication and education regarding risk management and patient safety activities in the organization and the community, and serves as a resource.

14. Works to expand knowledge of risk management and patient safety by bringing new ideas and concepts to LGHM.

15. Other duties as assigned. 

What qualifications you will need
  • Registered Nurse with Bachelors Degree or other related health care degree from an accredited institution required
  • At least four (4) years healthcare experience in risk management, performance improvement, safety, and/or critical care or other related clinical area. Must possess exemplary critical thinking skills, strategic decision making skills, problem solving skills, and initiative. Computer skills necessary.

This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery has provided quality healthcare services since 1910. We give patient's access to trained physicians and advanced technology. Our 140+ bed hospital is one of the leading acute care facilities in Southwest Virginia and New River Valley. We specialize in heart and vascular care—with the only cardiac catheterization lab in the New River Valley. We perform percutaneous coronary intervention - (stent and angioplasty). We provide services in orthopedic and spine care, and heartburn treatment at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery's Heartburn Treatment Center.  Our maternity services through our family-focused Birthing Center facilities have award-winning lactation consultants.

At LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, our care like family culture extends to our patients, our people and our community. We are committed to each other because when we join together, our patients are cared for in the safest and most compassionate way.

HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times.   In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

Join a family that cares about every stage in your career! We are interviewing candidates for our RN Manager Risk Mgmt opening. Apply today and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will reach out.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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