VP, Risk Management - JHHS
Requisition #: 185258
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: April 17, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.
VP Risk Management is responsible for the leadership of Johns Hopkins Risk Management Program and Department, which includes regulatory services, patient care issues, ethics, medical staff, and legal advice. This includes management and supervision of attorneys, paraprofessionals and staff. Also advises the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel with respect to the overall management and direction of the Department, implements Departmental policies and procedures , is responsible for improving the engagement of all employees within the practice group and for collegiality and collaboration among practice groups. Leads special projects and ad hoc committees as requested.
This position is responsible for the provision of legal advice regarding risk management, patient care, ethics, and regulatory matters to the clinical staff and administration of The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation (“JHHS”) and its affiliates. It includes the responsibility to develop, coordinate, and oversee the JHHS Risk Management Program. It includes responsibility for the interpretation of laws and regulations and TJC standards and other regulatory bodies and provision of advice on related issues. It includes legal and risk management advice to JHHS entities during crises, including work place violence, public health emergencies, and disasters. It involves the development and review of JHHS policies; medical/legal/ethical presentations for employees of JHHS and of The Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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