HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director Patient Safety in Lafayette LA, Louisiana
Women’s and Children’s Hospital located in Lafayette, Louisiana, is a 110-bed hospital. Beyond our newborn nursery and full range of routine and high-risk obstetrical care, Women's & Children's Hospital has the only Level III Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Acadiana and one of only eight in the state.
Women's & Children's Hospital is also home to Acadiana’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and the region’s only children-dedicated emergency department, the kids ER. Because of the specialized team of medical professionals, advanced equipment and facilities, Women's & Children's Hospital has become a healthcare referral center for other hospitals and healthcare professionals throughout the Acadiana area.
Systems Thinking and Reliable Design:
Identification and Mitigation of Patient Safety Risks:
Safety Culture Advancement:
Patient Safety Education:
Partnership with Executive and Clinical Leaders:
Patient and Family Engagement:
Measureable Reduction in Avoidable Harm:
Risk Management/Claims Activities
Certification in Patient Safety (CPPS) required;
o If not already CPPS, must obtain certification within 12 months of hire.
Other licenses/certifications required by State
TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer ( If not already a Master Trainer, must obtain with 12 months of hire)
Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare related field required. Master’s Degree preferred.
Clinical background required.
Minimum of three years healthcare experience in patient safety, risk, and/or quality preferred.
Healthcare experience should be recent and within a clinical setting such as Hospital, Ambulatory Surgery Center, etc
Title: Director Patient Safety
Location: Louisiana-Lafayette LA-Women%27s %26 Children%27s Hospital
Requisition ID: 00637-8154