Patient Care Manager Posting #80-2017 Patient Care Manager – Inpatient Medicine and ICU

Middlesex Hospital Alliance

Job Status: Full-time

Department: Inpatient Medical and ICU

Location: Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital

Closing Date: August 1, 2017

JOB POSTING
Middlesex Hospital Alliance
Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Site
Posting # 80-2017

FULL TIME PATIENT CARE MANAGER
Inpatient Medicine and ICU

• Flexible 7.5 hour shifts and after hour availability
• Responsible for daily operation of medical inpatient unit and ICU
• Reporting to the VP Clinical Service/CNO

Job Qualifications:
• Current certificate of registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• Baccalaureate degree; Master’s degree preferred
• Minimum 5 – 7 years of related clinical experience
• Minimum 3 years of leadership experience within the acute care setting
• Proven leadership skills
• Visionary, strategic and systems thinker
• Ability to lead innovation and initiate and sustain quality improvements
• Demonstrated excellence in critical thinking, problem solving, communication, change management and conflict resolution
• Evidence of critical thinking and knowledge related to medicine and ICU patients
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, physicians, patients and the interdisciplinary health care team
• Experience managing and leading in a unionized environment
• Sound knowledge of and ability to utilize LEAN and quality improvement strategies
• Strong commitment to ongoing professional development and continuing education
• Computer proficiency
• Excellent attendance record

Responsibilities:
• Coordination of patient care delivery and patient flow
• Ability to mentor, coach and act as resource for staff
• Performance appraisals, including ongoing regular feedback for staff
• Accountable for Medicine and ICU budgets
• Recruitment and retention strategies with staff
• Provide leadership for and ensure alignment with MHA strategic priorities
• Implement and manage quality improvement, lean strategies and patient safety initiatives to ensure excellence in patient care and high levels of patient satisfaction
• Participate in the management of all patient care areas in conjunction with peers
• Ensure that clinical practices are evidence based best practice and consistent with current standards and regulations
• Model and promote the development of a motivated and a cohesive multi-disciplinary team
• Support educational strategies to enhance professional practice of team members
*The MHA is a FRAGRANCE FREE environment*

Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity are asked to submit a resume by email to humanresources@mha.tvh.ca no later than: August 1, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police check (original document) completed in the last 12 months prior to commencing employment.

Accommodations are available on request for interviews and other selection processes

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you have difficulty submitting your application through our online application form, please call 519-245-1550 x.5941 (leave a message after regular office hours), detailing your concern.

Employment Standards Act S. 15
Personal Information is collected under the authority of the Employment Standards Act S. 15 and will be used to determine the qualifications for employment with the Middlesex Hospital Alliance. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Human Resources Department, 395 Carrie Street, Strathroy, Ontario N7G 3J4 519-245-1550 x.5941.