How much does a Patient Safety Manager make in Louisiana? The average Patient Safety Manager salary in Louisiana is $83,956 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $71,808 and $98,319. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Patient Safety Manager manages a staff responsible for developing and implementing patient safety programs. Supervises the investigation of errors and then plans for resolution of all safety related incidents, including those involving employees, visitors, patients, and situations posing a threat to the hospital's buildings and equipment. Being a Patient Safety Manager maintains records of patient-related errors and evaluates this information in order to identify the cause of the error. Collects, reviews, and analyzes information from the facility's safety programs to identify corrective action and programs as necessary. Additionally, Patient Safety Manager recommends changes, policies, or programs that could prevent future errors. Designs and presents training programs meant to increase awareness of patient safety initiatives. Ensures compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Patient Safety Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Patient Safety Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $80,051 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $86,300 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $76,945 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $81,485 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $76,945 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $85,326 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $80,784 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $77,646 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $86,813 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $80,784 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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