How much does a Patient Safety Specialist make in Rhode Island? The average Patient Safety Specialist salary in Rhode Island is $68,712 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $59,045 and $79,684. 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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Job Description for Patient Safety Specialist

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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $68,907 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $69,038 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $69,038 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $69,004 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $68,646 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $69,647 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $68,972 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $68,625 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $69,038 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $69,657 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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