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Project Leader, Clinical Operations

Surrey, BC
5 days ago

Bring your demonstrated planning and collaboration skills to this exciting opportunity as a Project Leader, Clinical Operations. In this role you will lead the planning, implementation and evaluation of sustainable clinical operations initiatives for Long Term Care & Assisted Living, and ensure related clinical operations are efficient, effective, and meet initiative objectives.

Fraser Health 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 residential 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, integrity and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.

In this key role you will:
    •Provides coordination and project management within a change management and clinical service context and functions; •Coordinates and aligns program and service delivery activities among the assigned clinical areas to avoid duplication; •Coordinates the functional programming and design phase of project development; •Coordinates the review of clinical needs, products and systems and supports clinical decision making and problem resolution to assist in the design and transformation of existing programs; •Leads, plans, develops, implements and/or evaluates new or redesigned clinical services/programs and incorporates current evidence-based clinical practice with change and/or project management methodologies; •Executes project methodologies to ensure completion and coordination of assigned initiatives; •Facilitates consensus with stakeholders as required and manages project resources including preparing and monitoring project budgets and expenditures; •Develops and/or recommends tools and mechanisms to measure, monitor and evaluate the progress and identify the outcomes of the clinical initiatives; •Provides support to those with operational accountability in the design and/or redesign of processes, systems and tools to collect information to aid in decision making, planning and continuous improvement; •Provides leadership to assigned project teams by identifying, establishing and managing the appropriate team structure, complement and membership required for assigned initiative; •Promotes the transfer of knowledge derived from organizational and provincial collaborations into clinical improvement activities and supports the spread of improvement efforts; •Links and networks with other health authorities, the Ministry of Health and professional associations to keep abreast of relevant changes and innovations.

Education and Experience:
    •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, •Five (5) years' experience responsible for managing and leading program development and/or quality improvement initiatives/projects; •Two (2) years' experience in a supervisory role in a large complex organization; •Preferred candidates have recent experience in a clinical operation leadership role within a clinical area or program; •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.

This casual position in Surrey, B.C. with access to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants, on-site gym and other amenities'.

Valued Benefits:

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive compensation package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as a phenomenal place to work. We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.