Risk Analyst in Franklin, TN at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Our Team:

We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to create a world-class organization that sets the standard of excellence in the treatment of speciality behavioral health and addiction disorders. Acadia Healthcare is headquartered in Franklin, TN and is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services in the nation. Our organization values input from employees and fosters collaboration to create a team oriented service delivery system.

Our Benefits: 

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry 

Your Job as a Risk Analyst: 

The Risk Analyst (CTC) is responsible for handling Loss Control/Risk Analysis functions in the Corporate Risk Management department. The Risk Analyst will work closely with the Director of Risk (CTC), Risk Coordinator, and Risk Assistant as part of the Risk CTC team to primarily serve in a remote clinic Risk Manager role. Overall responsibilities comprise of managing incident data to evaluate compliance with Acadia Risk Management programming for the company's Comprehensive Treatment Centers (CTC clinics).

CTCs are a level of service known as MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment) where an OTP (Opioid Treatment Program) is combined with counseling services in the treatment of opioid use disorders.

The Risk Analyst must be able to manage a high volume of tasks/projects simultaneously within inflexible time frames.

Your Responsibilities as a Risk Analyst:

  • Communicate with clinic staff to receive notification or information of adverse events, including coaching staff with mitigation efforts and investigation requirements. Includes communicating with new CTC Clinic Directors during onboarding for Risk Management programming.
  • Compile and analyze information to build and complete incident files (both electronic and hard copy versions).
  • Review CTC incident reporting for accuracy, including incident data deficiency correction and other incident record management tasks in the department’s RMIS database known as RiskQual/H.A.S. (Healthcare Advisor Series).
  • Initiate required incident follow-up and/or investigations, including researching in CTC Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems.
  • Generate multiple data reporting on a monthly and quarterly basis, and as needed or as requested.
  • Analyze CTC incident data to track and identify trends in order to reduce risk exposures, prevent incident re-occurrence/loss, and improve the quality of care.
  • Collaborate with CTC counterparts in the Corporate Quality & Compliance department regarding obligated reporting of incidents to outside regulatory agencies, and in relation to Risk Management/incident reporting in anticipation of regulatory surveys, inspections, and/or licensure initiated investigations.
  • Arrange, prepare, conduct, and follow-up on the Risk & Safety Assessment clinic site visits. An onsite clinic visit may be for the purpose of conducting serious incident/Sentinel Event investigation tasks.

Your Skills and

Job Requirements

as an ApplicationSystems Analyst

  • College degree or technical school coursework.
  • Minimum 5 years job-related experience is preferred. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact and communicate effectively and professionally with individuals at all levels
  • Exercises sound judgment in responding to inquiries; understands when to route inquiries to next level.
  • Ability to work professionally with sensitive, proprietary data & information while maintaining confidentiality.
  • Ability to travel domestically up to 15% of the time