Ross Memorial Hospital (RMH) is an active acute-care community hospital serving over 80,000 residents and 35,000 seasonal visitors in the beautiful City of Kawartha Lakes. As part of the Central East Local Health Integration Network, RMH provides a wide variety of acute and continuing care services. In 2015, the hospital received full accreditation with exemplary standing by Accreditation Canada, having met 99.6% if the industry's international standards of excellence.
In this key Director role, you will provide leadership and expertise to advance Interprofessional Practice, Quality, Risk, Patient Relations and the Infection Prevention Program across the hospital. You will be responsible for the advancement of high quality, safe, innovative care by fostering patient and provider engagement and interprofessional practice throughout the organization in alignment with the Vision, Mission, Values and Strategic Directions. Recognized as an effective change agent and through your transformative leadership style, clinical expertise in continuous quality improvement, risk management and evaluation of clinical best practices, you will advance the performance and experience of patients, staff and physicians.
In collaboration with the team and aligned to regulatory and legislative requirements, the Director will engage and lead opportunities to address the learning needs of leaders and staff to advance a culture of patient safety through the implementation of a comprehensive Patient Safety/Quality Program, including patient safety tools and resources, education, monitoring and improvement initiatives in efforts to achieve a high performing learning organization.
If you are looking for a rewarding position with the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the people who work here and the patients who receive care, then Ross Memorial Hospital is the place for you!
Your qualifications include:
Ross Memorial is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities. Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process at the request of the applicant. Employees must meet expectations for appropriate, respectful and professional conduct, as set out in the RMH Code of Conduct.
Would you like to be part of a team of exceptional people committed to providing exceptional care and meet the qualifications listed above? If so, apply to our website https://rmh.njoyn.com/CL3/xweb/Xweb.asp?tbtoken=ZVlRShMXCG51F3AFTFBWCCFKAmREcFddB0hYIFEOExdYX0ceXDBtAWUHdgkbURZUSnAqWA%3D%3D&chk=dFlbQBJe&page=joblisting&CLID=53630
Status: Full Time non-union position
Reports to: Vice President Quality and Chief Information Officer
Posted: July 30, 2019
Closing: August 23, 2019
Located in the heart of the City of Kawartha Lakes, Ross Memorial Hospital is an active, acute-care community hospital serving more than 80,000 local residents and seasonal visitors. Among our acute and continuing care services, our team cares for 45,000 patients per year in the 24/7/365 emergency department, provides orthopedics and ophthalmology, operates a dialysis unit, and is renowned for its mental health programs and restorative seniors care. The most recent expansion included the addition of MRI and Cardiac CT service. The Ross Family takes pride in providing compassionate, quality patient care.