Patient Care Manager, Obstetrics - (1) Full Time – Markham Site

  • Markham Stouffville Hospital
  • Oct 07, 2020
Full time Patient Care Manager

Job Description

Patient Care Manager, Obstetrics - (1) Full Time – Markham Site

Tracking Code: 4386

Who we are:

Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals.  Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).

Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?

Who you are:

You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession

You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills

You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality

You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines         

You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs

You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage

What we need:

As a visionary, creative, self-directed leader, you will lead an inter-professional team by supporting and overseeing the day-to-day operations including quality management, utilization, financial and human resources management as well as staff education and practice enhancement. You will serve as a role model in the strategic planning, program development and maintenance of an organizational culture that ensures support and commitment to the vision, mission and goals of the unit and the organization.  You embrace change and have the ability to engage stakeholders collectively towards a shared vision of excellence.

In collaboration with the inter-professional team and professional practice representatives, you will lead the healthcare team by supporting and overseeing day-to-day operations of obstetrical program including obstetrical triage and obstetrical operating rooms.  You will also be responsible for various management responsibilities which support structure and process standards including policies and procedures and unit goals and objectives while ensuring compliance with legislative and professional standards.  In addition, you will be responsible to develop and manage budgets to support our dynamic programs and develop human resources plans to meet present and future program needs.  


BAND C: $50.06 - $62.61 per hour 

What you bring to MSH:

  • College of Nurses Certificate of Registration Baccalaureate degree required; Master’s degree preferred or in progress
  • Minimum of 5 years of recent clinical experience in Obstetrical Care
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of recent management experience in an acute care setting
  • Canadian Nurses Association Perinatal Specialty Certification preferred
  • Experience leading MoreOB initiatives is an asset
  • Demonstrated evidence of innovative leadership and critical thinking
  • Demonstrated evidence of change management skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication, organization and collaborative skills
  • Exceptional problem solving skills, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent human resources, financial and information management skills
  • Proficient computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office, internet, e-mail, etc.
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor, coach and support effective team building and functioning
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
  • Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required                

Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation takes pride in creating an inclusive and diverse workforce which represents the community we serve.  We are dedicated to ensuring you feel respected and welcomed whether you are a patient, caregiver, visitor, community member, volunteer or employee. Our commitment to create an ‘honoured to care’ culture is an expression of our humble and compassionate attitude. Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.  Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.

This position will be posted until filled. 

Interested applicants are invited to apply by clicking here. 

Job Category

Nurse Manager


Markham, ON