Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 28,000 employees, 2,900 physicians and nearly 8,000 volunteers, we serve more than 1.8 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.
Fraser Health has twelve acute care hospitals, a dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre, and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. BC is known as one of the most desirable places to live in the world. The many vibrant communities within Fraser Health include inspiring scenery and accessibility to an abundance of outdoor activities.
We are proud of the innovation, dedication, teamwork and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.
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Leads the planning, implementation and evaluation of sustainable clinical operations initiatives. Ensures related clinical operations are efficient, effective, meet initiative objectives, are aligned with provincial mandates around care management and service delivery, and support integration where feasible across programs and services.
Build on your education and career experience as you: Lead, plan, develop, implement/evaluate new or redesigned clinical services/programs to support care improvement priorities while ensuring alignment with operational requirements and provincial mandates. Coordinate project development by assessing and identifying clinical and user needs in consultation with the program managers and clinical experts. Incorporate current evidence-based clinical practice with change and/or project management methodologies in the new or redesign of existing clinical programs to transform service delivery, culture and system structure. Establish project charter, plan and objectives to outline operational improvement timelines and deliverables; execute project methodologies to ensure completion / coordination of initiatives. Facilitate consensus with partners and manage project resources including project budgets and expenditures; identifies, negotiates and/or resolves issues to ensure new/redesigned clinical programs are ready for implementation.
Professional/Technical Capabilities: Working knowledge of change and project management principles, methods and tools coupled with a strong understanding of the healthcare system. Knowledge of other health care disciplines and their role within the health care continuum. Ability to motivate and persuade leaders, physicians and staff at all levels to embrace and take action on change management initiatives. Demonstrated critical thinking and analytical skills including statistical analysis and evaluation methodology. Demonstrated leadership and project management skills. Ability to organize workload and priorities to ensure deadlines are met. Ability to develop and nurture an environment where quality improvement principles are embraced and utilized on a continuous basis. Demonstrated understanding and commitment to client focused care. Ability to operate related equipment included applicable software applications. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
Are you motivated to join us? We will be looking for you to have: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Allied Health Science and/or other relevant clinical discipline. Seven (7) years’ recent related clinical experience in a health care environment relevant to the designated initiative including Five (5) years' experience responsible for managing and leading program development and/or quality improvement initiatives/projects, and Two (2) years’ experience in a supervisory role in a large complex organization. Valid BC Driver’s License and access to a personal vehicle for business-related purposes.
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.
If this sounds like the perfect role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply: A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are extraordinary in their respective fields. Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
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