Vice President, Clinical Services and Chief Nurse Executive
Lakeridge Health is Durham Region’s acute care provider, offering one of the broadest and most comprehensive ranges of acute care services in the province. With five hospitals, four Emergency Departments, a residential treatment centre and more than a dozen community health care locations, Lakeridge Health is dedicated to providing the highest standard of integrated care and best experience for patients and their families.
As one of Ontario’s largest community health systems serving one of the fastest growing areas in the province, Lakeridge Health is reimagining the future of health care in Durham Region. Along with its essential role as a regional provider of high quality acute care, within five years, Lakeridge Health’s goal is to become a leading health system focused on improving the overall health and wellness of the people in its region. With a new President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2021 and an aggressive strategic plan, Lakeridge Health is well poised to deliver on its goal of building system capacity and contributing to the health and wellness of residents in Durham, across the full health care continuum.
Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President Clinical Services and Chief Nurse Executive (VP and CNE) will be a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, responsible for ensuring the highest level of nursing professional practice, standards and education for Lakeridge Health. As well, this key executive will oversee a number of the clinical programs for this multi-sited hospital. The specific programs embodied within this role are still to be determined. The individual will work collaboratively with other senior leaders in the organization to provide leadership for the clinical operations and ensure that Lakeridge delivers an integrated approach to service delivery across the region of Durham. This senior leader will be key to the organization’s commitment to collaborative inter-disciplinary practice at Lakeridge Health, consistent with a high quality of care and best practice approach across patient care areas.
The ideal candidate will possess a BScN, coupled with a Masters Degree in Nursing or related clinical or business field plus 15+ years of progressive leadership experience in an acute-care environment, coupled with senior leadership experience in a complex integrated health delivery system. As well, she/he will be able to demonstrate broad knowledge and significant experience leading large, multi-sited, clinical operations, with a comfort level across a number of varied clinical domains, within a medical and administrative dyad structure.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter, in confidence, to https://www.miramsbecker.com/vp-clinical-services-cne-lakeridgehealth/. For additional information, please feel free to contact Penny Mirams at 647-395-0176.