Operations Director, Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit - Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Promeus Inc. Barrie, ON, Canada
May 30, 2018Full time
Located in Barrie, Ontario, Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH), is the largest regional health centre in the North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network (NSM LHIN). RVH serves residents across the fast growing region of Simcoe County and the District of Muskoka, providing care through 360 physicians, 2,650 nursing, allied health professionals and support staff, as well as 850 volunteers. RVH offers an array of specialized regional services including the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program, the Regional Child and Youth Mental Health Program, the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Heart Program and Regional Renal Hub Program. As well, RVH is a designated Level 2 Vascular Centre. RVH has also received Stroke Distinction from Accreditation Canada for both Acute and Rehabilitation stroke services. In addition, RVH has many surgical and medical sub-specialities, as well as adult medical/surgical intensive care and a separate cardiac intensive care unit. The health centre has a robust women and children’s program, adult mental health and addictions program and comprehensive laboratory and imaging services. Interprofessional Practice is also a noted strength at RVH. RVH introduced its MY CARE Strategic Plan in 2013, refreshed it in 2016 and continues to use the plan as a roadmap to guide actions that will enable RVH to deliver inspiring care that puts patients and their families first . For additional information about the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, visit their website at http://www.rvh.on.ca/ . The Position In this key leadership role, the Operations Director, Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit, will be accountable for the overall operations and care delivery across this clinical service continuum. This is a fast-paced program with 86,000 emergency visits per year and projected to grow to 88,000 visits in 18/19; as well, RVH operates the largest level 3 ICU within the North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN. The Operations Director oversees approximately 6 direct reports, 150 FTEs, with a budget of approximately $25 Million. In this strategic and operational role, the Operations Director will ensure an ongoing commitment to clinical excellence and patient-centred care by actively promoting and continuing to advance best practices and high quality services, both within and outside of the hospital. Key leadership initiatives for the new Operations Director will be to: Develop the business strategy and key deliverables for this portfolio as it relates to partnerships, service planning and clinical excellence. Create the framework for program evaluation and planning, in alignment with the RVH Strategic Plan, including key metrics as it relates to access, patient flow and wait times. Advance the profile of these Programs by strengthening collaboration with both internal and external partners and providers. Participate in the regionalization of critical care planning and service delivery. Participate in physical plant redesign for both Emergency Dept and Intensive Care Unit, as well as in the redevelopment planning for the current north campus and future south campus. Develop and empower a cohesive and collaborative team that is service-driven and focused on establishing an exceptional patient care experience. Experience The successful candidate will have 5-7 years of progressive professional experience in a complex acute care environment, excelling by building relationships, promoting collaboration, managing change and seeking out innovative alternatives. A champion of transformation, the successful candidate will have the ability to continuously raise the level of care while advancing outcomes. In addition to a Master’s Degree, the candidate will ideally bring related clinical leadership experiences. To confidentially explore this opportunity, please email your resume or query, quoting the appropriate position title, to Judy Mandelman at firstname.lastname@example.org .