Position Title: Director, Medical Services
Program: Medicine Program
Status: Full Time
Location: Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Salary: $65.657 - $82.072 per hour
Posting Number: UNEX-1800001977
Why Join Lakeridge Health?
Lakeridge is one of Ontario’s largest community hospitals, serving people across Durham Region and beyond. With five hospitals and four Emergency Rooms, we serve a diverse population. Our dedicated teams of healthcare professionals give their all, every day, to keep improving the quality and patients’ experience of our care, drive down wait times and improve results.
Lakeridge Health (LH) is driven by an ongoing commitment to continually improve the services it provides to best meet the needs of our community. LH continues to build on its strength as a caring and innovative partner in healthcare for Durham Region. The Hospitals annual operating budget exceeds $600M.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Leading one of the largest programs at LH, the Director Medicine Services reports to the Executive Vice-President of Patient Services and is responsible for all medicine in-patient services across our five hospital sites as well as a number of ambulatory care clinics.
As a visionary leader, you will inspire and achieve results by focusing on implementation of initiatives that are aligned with the Hospital's strategic plan and annual business plan. Using a collaborative team approach at the program and bedside levels, the Director will ensure our patients return home as soon as possible with maximum independence.
The Director will possess strong leadership skills and expertise in both strategic planning and change management, in addition to financial and human resource management expertise. The Director will have a personal drive and need to achieve results by working to accomplish organizational outcomes, setting goals and priorities that maximize the use of resources.
The Director will be responsible for achieving results; collaborating and engaging constructively with other organizations to promote a fa seamless experience of care, aligned with provincial and LHIN strategies.
Key Areas of Focus:
Applications can be submitted online at https://careers.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/erecruit/VacancyDetail.aspx?VacancyUID=000000024417
We’re a leading community hospital, where we take care of our neighbours, families and friends. With a rapidly expanding teaching and research program in a fast-growing community, we have a lot of opportunities for personal and career growth.
We’re also located in dynamic Durham Region, with a mix of urban and rural communities.
On top of high quality health care, Durham Region residents have access to first-rate post-secondary education, a wide variety of cultural amenities and access to year-round sports and recreation activities. Durham Region has a strong, diverse economic base and, as the eastern gateway to Toronto, offers easy access to the city.
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