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Manager, Patient Safety, Madison, WI

Organization: UW Health
Category: Manager
Location: Madison, WI
Date Job Posted: October 12, 2021
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We are seeking a Manager, Patient Safety to:

  • Monitor project goals and milestones, achieving sustainable positive outcomes from improvement work, and for identifying opportunities to spread standardized best practices for safety.
  • Maintain a comprehensive UW Health safety event data collection and management system ensuring frequent data reports, analysis, and reporting of trends.
  • Oversee the Root Cause Analysis (RCA) program including initiating a team, creating, and communicating to the team, participation of teams, assuring standard reporting, meeting TJC Sentinel Event requirements and deadlines, ensuring team action items are completed, developing status reporting to RCA Subcommittee, and creating status reports for leadership committees.


Minimum – Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, Nursing, Operations Management, Safety or other health related field.

Preferred – Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, Nursing, Master’s in Public Health, or other health related field.

Work Experience:

Minimum – Three years of experience facilitating interdisciplinary improvement teams, applying quality improvement methods and tools and the ability to interpret and use data to drive decision-making.

Preferred –

  • Five years of experience working in health care.
  • Three years supervisory/management experience.

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