As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA
This position assists with the direction of the Clinical Risk Management Program, including the functions of risk identification and evaluation, performance improvement to reduce risk and improve patient care systems, litigation support, clinical risk management, claims management, program administration and risk management education and collaboration with staff, physicians, insurers and legal counsel within the organization.
The successful candidate will have a Juris Doctor degree, health care experience, and clinical risk and claims management skills.
This position is not responsible for the care of patients.
Job Specific Responsibilities and Accountabilities
Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.