How much does a Patient Safety Specialist make in the United States? The average Patient Safety Specialist salary in the United States is $68,975 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $59,260 and $79,996. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Patient Safety Specialist assists in the development and implementation of patient safety programs. Gathers data detailing patient-related errors and conducts analysis for management detailing the cause of the error. Being a Patient Safety Specialist recommends changes, policies, or programs that could prevent future errors. Gives presentations and training programs meant to increase awareness of patient safety initiatives. Additionally, Patient Safety Specialist tests patient-safety knowledge of employees and recommends changes to training programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Patient Safety Specialist contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Patient Safety Specialist typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Patient Safety Specialist do?
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-Aligns patient safety strategy with organizational mission, vision, values and goals.
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Of course, it must be done properly—for example you don’t want to incentivize hospitals to treat only the less complex patients.
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· Investigates actual and potential patient safety events that occur at the assigned organization(s) through medical record reviews, interviews, physical inspection, and other means as necessary.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Patient Safety Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Patient Safety Specialist ranges from $59,260 to $79,996 with the average base salary of $68,975. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $59,279 to $80,360 with the average total cash compensation of $69,161.