Registered Nurse - Patient Safety Coordinator

PIH Health   •  

Downey, CA

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 340 days ago

Job Description

We’re a nonprofit, regional healthcarenetwork with two hospitals, numerous outpatient medical offices, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer and emergency services. Our leadership is dedicated to putting patients first—a cornerstone of our mission, vision and values—as we deliver top-quality healthcare.

From our extensive facilities in Whittier, California and Downey, California, PIH Health serves more than two million residents in Los Angeles and Orange Counties and throughout the San Gabriel Valley.

The Patient Safety Coordinator serves as an advocate for patient safety by developing, assisting with implementation and providing oversight for strategies, programs, and services that reduce patient risk. The role functions as a primary leader in promoting systems that foster the development of a culture of proactive patient safety.  The Patient Safety Coordinator also performs clinical investigations and communicates trends and patterns that will facilitate improvement.



  • Facilitating Root Cause Analysis
  • Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA's)
  • Conducting safety assessments




  • Clinical background of 5-10 years nursing experience in a hospital.
  • Education requirements are a RN with a current California License
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution




  • Master’s Degree

Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package.  We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce.   EOE M/F/D/V

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