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Director, Clinical Operations (Community & Hospital)

Full Time

Are you looking for an opportunity to use your outstanding leadership and program development skills?

We have a Director position available in our Critical Care & Trauma Program that might be just the opportunity for you.

Fraser Health (FH) is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC's first 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. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

We are proud of the innovation, dedication, professionalism and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.

Consider an opportunity with Fraser Health's only hospital in the province with cardiac, trauma, neurosciences, high-risk maternity and neonatal intensive care on one site, Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH). RCH is one of the five Regional Cardiac Centres in partnership with Cardiac Services BC, to ensure all British Columbians have access to the best possible cardiac care. RCH remains Canada's busiest cardiac cath lab leading in the number of angioplasties procedures performed across the hospitals in Canada.

This strategic position will allow you to be an influential leader while you tap into your creativity, initiative and vision. Working in close collaboration with FH leadership, you provide leadership and direction on strategies, planning, design, implementation, delivery and assessment of Critical Care & Trauma Program.

Support operational leaders, remove barriers to patient transition and foster a culture of patient-centred care across the health care continuum. Partners with physician, clinical and support leaders in the system design, implementation and sustainability of an integrated clinical program to achieve Fraser Health's priority actions supporting the Fraser Health Strategic Operating Priorities

You hold a key position including the following responsibilities:
    •Leads strategic/operational planning, integration, implementation and delivery of a program/department/service. •Collaborates to communicate program/department/service needs and outcomes. •Ensures program/department/ service operate within approved financial mandate. Reviews and endorses budgets and financial plans developed by Managers. •Oversees development of policies supports for integration and standardization of health programs/services, capacity and ensuring a systems perspective. •Ensures standardization of practice, quality, safety and cost effectiveness support creating integrated patient/client/resident-centered care •Represents the program/department/service in the health service community, civic/provincial governments or others. •Ensures performance management criteria form the basis of metrics for program and individual performance plans. •Provides leadership to support engagement and respect through support of the well-being and safety of our people through effective feedback, retention strategies, work practices that support work/life balance and the encouragement of personal and professional development. •Liaises with Foundation Heads enhancing synergy with Foundation and Fraser Health strategic and operational priorities.

As the successful candidate you have a Masters degree in in a field related to healthcare management and seven (7) to ten (10) years' recent related progressively responsible leadership experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

This Permanent Full time position will be based at RCH, located in the city of New Westminster overlooking the Fraser River and is the only hospital in the Lower Mainland that is immediately adjacent to a Skytrain station (Sapperton). RCH's redevelopment and future expansion plans are underway to meet the demands of a growing population with construction in three phases.

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 outstanding in their respective fields.

Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

We encourage you to apply now, and we can continue the conversation and explore you joining our team supporting our employees to provide the best possible care to the patients they serve.

We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

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