Sep 14, 2021Full time
Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive Quinte Health Care (QHC) is a progressive and integrated system of four community hospitals working with our Foundations and our partners to provide exceptional care to their local communities. Care is provided through four hospitals – Belleville General Hospital, North Hastings Hospital, Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, and Trenton Memorial Hospital – and includes four emergency departments, operating rooms at three hospitals, a rehabilitation day hospital, children’s treatment centre, ambulatory care clinics, community mental health programs, and a range of diagnostic services. There are inpatient beds for acute medical patients, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, mental health, complex continuing care, rehabilitation, and surgery. To learn more about Quinte Health Care, please visit their website at: http://www.qhc.on.ca/ . The Position Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive (VP) is a member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and an active and engaged participant in the design, implementation, and achievement of key priorities and outcomes related to QHC’s vision, mission, values, and strategic plan. The VP, in partnership with the SLT, is accountable for playing a key influential leadership role in hospital strategic planning, community partnerships, staff and patient experience, and, ultimately, the delivery of superior quality clinical services and exceptional patient care. Key leadership initiatives for the new VP will be to: Be an active leader, partner, collaborator, and innovator in the transformation of improved quality outcomes for QHC’s Patients and Communities in a post-pandemic world. Support strategies to care for the people who care for our community, supporting the health, wellness and development of the individuals and teams at QHC. Support the organization in its achievement of key milestones and quality initiatives to promote a culture of clinical excellence, exceptional practice outcomes, and transformative patient care. Support the advancement of the regional health information system implementation and other large-scale change initiatives including the development of QHC’s new strategic plan and the HPE Ontario Health Team. Facilitate integrated care networks and strengthen QHC’s relationship with system partners to improve access, flow, and coordination of services. Foster new strategic collaborative relationships with community partners and local health service providers. Provide leadership for best operational practices and develop creative strategies to evolve program goals and effective/efficient clinical service delivery. Lead initiatives that will support a positive work culture, patient, and family centred care, and effective integration and partnerships across the system. The Candidate The successful candidate will be an accomplished and visionary senior health system executive with at least 5-7 years of senior-level experience in a health care environment and have a successful reputation as a patient-focused, transformational, and values-based leader. The successful candidate will be a visionary nursing leader with a passion for unleashing the potential in an integrated community hospital environment, and a track record in building high performing quality organizations. In addition to having relevant post graduate credentials, the VP will have a broad background and a passion for patient-and-family-centred care, inter-professional education, and partnering with patients and families. To confidentially explore this opportunity, please email your resume, quoting the appropriate position title, to Judy Mandelman or Nancy Lismer, at email@example.com.