Sep 23, 2020Full time
LAKERIDGE HEALTH Title: Patient Care Manager, Medicine Status: Full Time File Number: UNEX-2000001928 Location: Oshawa Wage Schedule: $48.344 - $60.430 per hour Program: Medicine Division Corporate DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Patient Care Manager (PCM), LHO Medicine reports to the Clinical Director, Medicine Program and Transition Management. This position is responsible for the management of an acute medicine floor(s). While working collaboratively with all members of the health care team, the successful incumbent will use their effective planning, budgeting and problem solving skills, to ensure: the development of unit processes, the management of staff, the achievement of business goals including increased operational efficiencies and optimize interdisciplinary team functioning. As well, will facilitate and support the implementation of evidence based practice to achieve excellence in high quality delivery of patient care. The successful PCM is required to have personal drive and the need to achieve results. These results are achieved by working diligently and engaging others to accomplish the desired outcomes. In addition, the PCM sets goals that maximizes the use of resources. The successful PCM has a strong ability to inspire others to work toward a common goal through their ability to engage and empower others. QUALIFICATIONS: Undergraduate degree in a health related discipline (required) or a business related degree (Masters preferred); Current registration in a recognized Health Regulatory College of Ontario; Minimum of three (3) years recent clinical/management experience in an acute care setting (Medicine preferred); Experience in medical/surgical patient care; Exemplary communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills with well-developed negotiation and conflict management/resolution skills; Proven knowledge of and ability to work with Collective Agreements and Labour Relations issues; Proven team building skills with ability to coach and mentor staff; A proven track record of achieving results that improve the department, team and organization and inspire confidence and commitment; Demonstrated ability to lead effectively and create a high performance culture and team that facilitates growth and development; Demonstrated knowledge of hospital functions and current trends in health care; Demonstrated knowledge of relevant legislation, standards, and related best practice guidelines; Proven ability to problem-solve and critically analyze issues; Proven management skills including financial, human resources, quality improvement, change management, evaluation and utilization management skills; Proven effective organizational, planning, assessment and evaluation skills; Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety and environmental safety, and participation in regular in-service sessions; Masters in a related field, preferred; Experience in LEAN methodology, preferred; Must have a satisfactory performance record; Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy; Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff, patient and environmental safety and participation in regular in-service in this area; and Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard. Click here to apply.