Are you looking to be part of an exceptional and passionate health care team in one of Canada’s most spectacular natural environments with vast and stunning wilderness at your doorstep? Yukon Hospitals strives to cultivate an environment of passionate and engaged people with a culture that values growth, work/life balance, and wellness in helping all our people reach optimal ability.
The Yukon Hospital Corporation is looking for a looking for director level leadership in providing safe and excellent care to all patients in Dawson City, the historical and cultural centre of northern Yukon and home to incredible outdoor pursuits and family activities. Dawson City Community Hospital is a modern facility with state-of-the-art equipment that opened in 2013. It allows many Yukoners to receive care closer to home through access to 24/7 emergency care, a 6-bed inpatient unit, ambulatory care, and many lab and diagnostic imaging services.
We are looking for a person who is passionate about putting patients at the center of what we do and can instill that same passion in everyone around them. Come experience what Dawson City and the Yukon have to offer.
The Director, Patient Care will ensure culturally sensitive, safe, quality, patient and family centred care is provided. The incumbent will work with all community stakeholders (internal and external) to ensure the development and implementation of operational plans for the Dawson City Community Hospital to reflect the needs of the community. The incumbent will also work closely with his/her colleagues on the Management and Executive Teams to ensure seamless day to day operations of the site and will also be accountable for supporting and managing the design, implementation and evaluation of programs that facilitate the professional development and continuous learning of all team members. While the main objectives of this position are clinically focused, patient experience is all encompassing and may require the incumbent to take on a variety of tasks or projects to ensure patients and families have an optimal experience. This position is based in Dawson City, Yukon and acts as the main point of contact with/for individuals of the community.
The successful candidate will have a Baccalaureate or Master’s degree in Nursing, or recognized equivalent, and possess a minimum of five (5) years management experience, preferably in a hospital or healthcare setting. Experience in quality, safety and/or risk management is also required as well as a certificate in hospital or health care services administration and/or management, nursing administration or human resource management. Workplace violence prevention training/certification and current registration with the Yukon Registered Nursing Association (YRNA) would be considered desirable assets. An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience may be considered.
- Base Pay $110,320.00 to $137,900.00 Annually
- Hours Regular Full-Time
- Yukon Bonus
- Relocation Allowance
- Generous vacation time
- Comprehensive Benefits Package
- Pension Plan
If you are ready to join our team, experience the Yukon and all that it has to offer, apply now by emailing your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please quote competition #2019-501