Safety Manager, Workers Compensation

8 - 10 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18
King Of Prussia, PA
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18

Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

The Safety Manager Workers Compensation is responsible for the day to day design, implementation, and monitoring of UHS corporate loss prevention initiatives to reduce staff injury and work comp expenses for assigned facilities. Job responsibilities include, conducting assessments to identify hazards, evaluating and recommending solutions to prevent future injury, designing employee awareness/training programs. Monitor management of claim management vendors to ensure claim expenses are mitigated. Overall responsibility for up to $2M loss budget, 15 facilities and 3,000 employees. Has dotted line reporting to facility CEO; interfaces with facility senior management. Facility department heads and facility staff. Essential Job Duties: Hands on responsibility for assigned facility/facilities. Conduct assessment (gap analysis) of workers’ compensation exposures; design and implement loss prevention, safety programs to prevent or reduce employee injury exposures and costs: establish program in compliance with UHS Loss Control program guidelines and expectations. Conduct comprehensive root cause analyses and monitor completion of corrective action plan. Communicates and provide timely trend analysis and defined action plans to address identified issues. Monitor claim management activities of TPA; makes recommendations to further mitigate claim expenses; monitors reserve adequacy for assigned facility claims. Manage work comp performance program for assigned facilities (costs allocated to facilities); timely and accurate management of performance program reports as well as Key Prevention Metrics.

Requirements

Bachelor's degree with minimum 8years experiencerequired, 10 + years preferred; Master's degreepreferred. Excellent technical and analytical skill.

 

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