The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is one of the world’s foremost academic health centres offering tertiary and quaternary (complex) care. With the medical leadership of its founding hospitals and in a bilingual environment, the MUHC offers exceptional quality multidisciplinary care focused on patient needs. Affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University, the MUHC continues to shape the course of adult and pediatric medicine by attracting clinical and research expertise from around the world, assessing the latest in medical technology, and training the next generation of medical professionals.The MUHC is also a leading hub for knowledge development and transfer through its integrated health care, education, research, technology assessment and intervention, as well as for the quality of the patient experience.The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) has approximately 10,100 employees, 1,587 physicians, dentists and pharmacists, 2,100 researchers, investigators and research centre members, 2,200 volunteers and more than 1,200 graduate and postgraduate students.In collaboration with our network partners, we are building a better future for our patients and their families, for our employees, professionals, researchers and students, for our community and above all, for life.
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, ADULT SITES (Montreal Neurological Hospital, Lachine Hospital, Montreal General Hospital and Glen site)
Under the general direction of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Director of Professional Services, the Associate Director of Professional Services supports the work in the directorate by assuming responsibilities and special mandates for the adult sites. The Associate Director (ADPS) supports the work of the Clinical Department Chiefs with respect to the management of resources and organization and provision of services. The ADPS adult sites ensures the proper functioning of the Council of Physicians, Dentists and Pharmacists (CPDP), and collaborates when required with the Senior Management team of the MUHC. He/she assures the development, implementation, and application of policies and programs for areas under jurisdiction. He/she also assures the quality and delivery of clinical Services and programs to hospital users at the adult sites of the MUHC. The ADPS is active in supporting the activities of the McGill RUIS, vetting the organizational impacts of clinical research and supports the Groupe Interdisciplinaire de Soutien (GIS) for end of life care at the MUHC.
Plans and coordinates the allocation of resources in collaborat ion with the Clinical Department Heads and the Senior Management team to ensure optimization of clinical and support services in line with the organizational mission.
Assures the development, implementation, and application of policies and clinical programs for areas under jurisdiction.
Assures the accessibility, quality and delivery of clinical services and programs to the adult sites and the necessary coordination with other institutions.
Assumes, with the DPS, the management responsibilities and support of the Emergency Departments (adults sites) including patient flow coordination amongst the various adult clinical services.
Participates in the ongoing development and testing of emergency measures and disaster planning of the MUHC.
Plans and coordinates with the Partnership office of the MUHC the corridors of clinical services between the MUHC and its network partners.
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M.D. and member in good standing with the Collège des médecins du Québec,
Master’s Degree in Health Management or equivalent experience,
5-10 years senior management experience in health care sector,
Knowledge and comprehension of Quebec law governing health and social services, access to information, youth protection, and the civil code,
Familiarity and experience with ethical issues involving medical care,
Familiarity with legal and professional structures affecting Quebec hospital activities,
Thorough familiarity with the organizational network of health and social services and the network of teaching hospitals and institutions,
Leadership and team building skills,
Strong analytical skills and ability to provide strategic direction, Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
Proficiency in negotiation,
Bilingualism (French and English) - written and spoken.
Classification Salary: Class H - $239,035
Posting Period: November 27th to December 27th, 2019
Talent Acquisition Services
Candidates must send us their resume before the end of the posting period.
The masculine gender is used indiscriminately and for the sole purpose of lightening the text. The MUHC applies an equal access to employment program and invites women, Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities to apply. Adaptations can be made available to persons with disabilities who request them according to their needs.
Equal Opportunity Employment Program
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