HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Safety and Security Director - Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado
Swedish Medical Center: Level I Trauma Center in South Denver: Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, part of HealthONE, serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for neurotrauma and as the region’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a recognized leader in the most advanced stroke care. Swedish offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty and is an eight time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award and a Top 100 Hospital recognized by Reuters. An acute care hospital with 368 licensed beds, Swedish is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 100 years. Annually, Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,300 physicians. At Swedish Medical Center, our staff is at the heart of delivering on our promise of Swedish Memorable Care. As a respected medical provider, Swedish offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medial specialty. Recognized by the patients we treat every day, we are a four-time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award. Centers of Excellence Swedish, a Level I Trauma Center, offers eight distinct centers of excellence: Bariatric Surgery Center, Cancer Care Center, Emergency Services, The Heart Center, Neurosciences, including The Stroke Center, Orthopedic Services, Spine Program, Trauma Center, Women and Children’s Services.
The Safety and Security Director develops, implements and monitors compliance with Safety, Security, and Emergency preparedness including oversight of policies and procedures, and other applicable regulatory standards to ensure a safe environment. Conducts inspections and handles emergency situations related to safety and environmental health. The Safety Officer has the authority to intervene whenever conditions immediately threaten life or health or damage equipment or buildings. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor
Hospital safety professional certification (CHSP) preferred.
Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in safety, industrial hygiene or related field.
Three to five (3-5) years’ experience in hospital safety, IH, EH required .
Knowledge of JCAHO, federal, state and local codes and regulations related to safety, IH, and EH.
- Requires good verbal and written communication skills when dealing with a variety of internal and external people.
- Excellent analytical and research skills for investigating and reporting.
Title: Safety and Security Director - Swedish Medical Center
Location: Colorado-Englewood-Swedish Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03167-55838