Vice President, Clinical Programs & Chief Nursing Executive - Markham Stouffville Hospital

  • Mirams Becker
  • Jun 29, 2020
Full time Vice President

Job Description

Vice President, Clinical Programs & Chief Nursing Executive

Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals.  Across its two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), it provides high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. The hospital is part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT). Their 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. 

Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President Clinical Programs and Chief Nursing Executive (VP and CNE) is responsible for the overall leadership of all clinical programs and support services provided to patients and their families of Markham Stouffville Hospital, including the Uxbridge Hospital site. In collaboration with a highly committed team of senior managers, clinical directors and professional staff, this individual is accountable for ensuring high quality, safe care and leadership excellence in patient experience along with professional practice oversight. The individual is also responsible for a broad quality portfolio which includes patient experience, patient relations and patient safety. The VP and CNE is an active member of the Senior Leadership Team, contributes to the Medical Advisory Committee (MAC), the Board of Directors and Committee meetings, and acts as Chair of the Patient Services Operations Committee and the Senior Leadership Operations Team meetings. 

The individual we seek will possess a BScN, coupled with a Masters Degree in Nursing or related clinical or business field.   In addition to 15+ years of progressive leadership experience in a complex acute-care environment. Professionally, he or she will possess broad knowledge of the health care environment and awareness of current trends and best practices in health service delivery. The individual will demonstrate a high degree of strategic capacity and creativity, as well as courage, curiosity and intellectual capacity to identify bold solutions to complex problems.

If this describes you, please submit your cover letter and resume, in confidence, to or contact Penny Mirams at 647-395-0176 or Hayley Becker at 647-267-8170.

Markham Stouffville Hospital and Mirams Becker are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace; we welcome applications from women, racially visible individuals, people with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, and LGBTQ+ persons.

We are committed to providing persons with disabilities with equal opportunities and standards of goods and services, and we are fully compliant with applicable provincial Disabilities Acts.

Job Category

Vice President


Markham, ON