Health PEI is seeking a dynamic physician leader to assume the position of Medical Director Provincial Mental Health & Addictions.
The Medical Director, Provincial Mental Health & Addictions will provide psychiatric leadership and expertise for physicians across PEI. Specific functions of the role include policy development and planning, human resource management, quality monitoring and improvement, leadership, risk management, communication with physicians, continuing education, liaison between administration and physicians and general management and administration duties. The Medical Director is expected to develop and demonstrate the capabilities of a leader as defined in the “LEADS” capability framework; Leads Self, Engage Others, Achieve Results, Develop Coalitions and Systems Transformation.
This is an exciting opportunity to play an important role in modernizing and building a new physician leadership structure in Prince Edward Island. Reporting directly to the Chief Medical Officer, the Medical Director Provincial Mental Health & Addictions will work collaboratively with other physician leaders across PEI to promote consistent standards and practices to achieve excellence in patient care. Hospitals across PEI need to demonstrate a high degree of consistency and collaboration in order to ensure Islanders can expect the same standard of care regardless of where they may live. Health PEI is committed to ongoing efforts to achieve consistent, high quality practices and desire leaders who will strive for that achievement.
Option 1: $147.90 per hour (with benefits)
Option 2: $173.17 per hour (without benefits)
Hours of work:
Up to 0.8 FTE Administrative (Negotiable)
Clinical FTE negotiable
Certifications and other requirements:
The successful candidate will possess excellent communication and organizational skills, will be effective at engaging physicians, leading change and innovation. A collaborative, participatory leadership style is essential.
To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to:
16 Garfield Street
Charlottetown, PE ClA 7N8
or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Health PEI is responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. The organization operates hospitals, health centres, public long-term care nursing facilities and community-based programs and services.
Health PEI’s primary goals are to: