Safety Manager, Workers' Compensation - Las Vegas, NV
Universal Health Services, Inc.
September 23, 2018
Las Vegas, NV 89044 US
One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Safety Manager, Workers Compensation,is responsible for the day to day design, implementation, and monitoring of UHS corporate loss prevention initiatives to reduce staff injuries and workersâ€™ compensation costs. This position will be responsible for up to 15 facilities in 3 states geographic area. Regional travel is required and would be up to 40%. Essential Job Duties: â€¢ Conducts physical assessments of locations to identify hazards; evaluates and offers recommendations to eliminate hazards and increase employee safety awareness. â€¢ Designs and implements safety and loss prevention programs to prevent future accidents â€¢ Conducts job safety analysis to reduce employee strains â€¢ Develops, implements, and conducts safety training and presentations to all levels of management â€¢ Monitors claim management vendor to ensure claim expenses are mitigated. â€¢ Conducts accident investigations. â€¢ Must be well organized, able to manage multiple priorities. â€¢ Must possess excellent communication, analytical, and problem solving skills.