QAPI/Risk/Swing Bed Coordinator
Swisher Memorial Healthcare System is seeking a Director of QAPI/Risk Management. The Director of QAPI/Risk manages the development of a comprehensive hospital QAPI/RM program and the integration of the program into the hospital strategic plan. Assists with the conduction of clinical risk assessments and analysis of complex organizational systems within the facility to identify quality, performance and risk issues; facilitation of the development of appropriate corrective action plans; management of claims; facilitation of the resolution of patient/family/visitor issues within approved guidelines; outcome analyses; and the provision of QA/PI/RM education to hospital staff, Board of Trustees, and medical staff. This position will also coordinate Swing Bed duties completing reviews on patients and clients and providing services based on identified needs in the assessment. Performs utilization review. Documents patient and family contacts and participates as a member of Interdisciplinary Team. Plans, organizes, and implements the case management plan for patients. Determines the patients' needs for post hospitalization care, support, and assistance and takes action to fulfill identified needs. Serves in the capacity of patient advocate, evaluates and provides orientation and over-sight for Swing-Bed patients and interacts with patients to offer assistance and counseling as needed. Assists with case management follow-up actions as required.
Debbie Garza - HR Director