Program Lead - Home Care Innovation

  • Bayshore Healthcare
  • Jun 16, 2022
Full time Manager

Job Description

Bayshore HealthCare (‘Bayshore’) is one of the country’s leading providers of home and community health care services and is a Canadian-owned company. As a leading provider of home and community health care services since 1966, Bayshore HealthCare has been a recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies award since 2006.

The Home Care (HC) Innovation Lead will play a strategic role in Bayshore’s Home Care modernization projects in Ontario The main responsibilities of the HC Innovation Lead include working with Ontario Health Teams (OHTs), multi sector leaders across the health and community care sector, and internally with Bayshore multidisciplinary teams to develop patient-centered, modernized models of home care. This role will be instrumental in enabling Bayshore to transition from the current Fee For Service (FFS) government funded models by introducing integrated care pathways, new bundled funding models, workflows for interdisciplinary team-based care and digital tools for a more collaborative home care system.  The HC Innovation Lead will also play a key role in working with Bayshore teams to develop plans to support OHT transformation, collaborate with subject matter experts on new models of care, and work with Bayshore Area Directors across Ontario to deploy innovative pilots in selected branches. With a strong understanding of the home care sector, the HC Innovation Lead will work analytically and creatively using teamwork, innovation, and excellence to solve problems.



  • Primary Lead for OHT Leading Projects in Home Care modernization provincial initiatives
  • Drive development and implementation of home care bundled funding model and care pathways for the province
  • Manage workflows for various OHT leading projects
  • Manage steering committees/workgroups
  • Develop a comprehensive innovation plan with key stakeholders
  • Gather business and system requirements and manage and build trusting relationships with multiple internal and external teams 
  • Participate in the development of new communication/digital systems and platforms, remote patient monitoring solutions, and virtual care delivery by working with IT, Clinical and Business Transformation teams
  • Ensure project team adheres to provided timelines and deliverables
  • Ensure knowledge resources that are created and curated are shared, including provincial documentation and RISE information that will assist with HC transformation
  • Communicate plans, actions, risks, and issues with key stakeholders
  • Analyze project data, progress reports and present to senior leaders
  • Participate in ongoing internal and/or external continuing education activities
  • Adhere to Bayshore Policies and Procedures.
  • Participate in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the company's Quality Management System
  • Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Is responsible to notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns.
  • Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with appropriate Bayshore personnel
  • Complete other tasks as requested

The Home Care Innovation Lead directly reports to the National Director, Business Development, Government Relations 

Work Location : Mississauga ( Hybrid )


Master of IHPME is preferred, or Master’s in Health Administration/ MBA/Masters of E-Health, Health Informatics program 


Minimum 3-5 years’ experience within Health Care industry and involvement in transformational initiatives and strategic planning

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Collaborative
  • Innovative
  • Detailed driven
  • Strong communication skills

Bayshore is committed to a high quality and safe environment for both our staff and clients/patients.  At Bayshore all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada.




Mississauga, ON