How much does a Patient Safety Specialist make in the United States? The average Patient Safety Specialist salary in the United States is $67,166 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $57,706 and $77,902. 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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Patient Safety Specialist do?
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Collects and analyze data for internal and external quality indicators from regulatory agencies and payors.
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Collaborates with others in the investigation.
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Provides support to the leadership in the implementation and evaluation of an effective patient safety and quality program for areas of accountability.
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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 $57,706 to $77,902 with the average base salary of $67,166. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,726 to $78,246 with the average total cash compensation of $67,352.