Medical Director, Quality

Flexible

This position may be based in any location within the Interior Health region. For more information please visit 'Our Communities' pages.

Practice Details:

Interior Health is recruiting for an exciting new medical leadership opportunity as the Medical Director, Quality.

In accordance with IH’s vision and values, the Medical Director, Quality is responsible for the design, implementation, communication, maintenance, and evaluation of frameworks and standards for quality. Reporting to the Executive Medical Director, Quality, Engagement and Research and working in a co-management model with the Director, Quality, the Medical Director will establish and maintain the structures and processes necessary to support the overall quality management approach with clinical operations and medical staff leadership and support the IH Quality and Patient Safety strategic plan. The Medical Director, Quality will partner with other key areas, including Analytics and Planning, Strategic Information Management, and Health Information Management to support quality assurance and improvement cycles. In addition, the Medical Director will support the IH Quality and Patient Safety education and training strategy including Physician Quality Improvement (PQI), in addition to leading other Quality Initiatives. The Medical Director will have a key role in supporting other Medical Staff leaders in Quality Initiatives, such as Chiefs of Staff and Department Heads, or Program and Network Directors.

The Medical Director, Quality role will support Interior Health’s commitment to eliminate anti-Indigenous racism and discrimination and continue to cultivate a culturally safe and inclusive workplace. Working alongside IH leaders, the Medical Director, Quality will continue to support the design and delivery of an equitable health care system within Interior Health.

For the full list of responsibilities, please reach out to Jessa Chupik, Manager of Medical Staff Recruitment at jessa.chupik@interiorhealth.ca for the detailed job description.

Leadership Development Opportunities are available with Interior Health’s NAVIG8 Program. The NAVIG8 Emerging Physician Leaders Program is a comprehensive leadership development program designed specifically for physicians to address the practical leadership knowledge, behaviours and skills that high potential, emerging medical leaders require to step into leadership roles early in their careers. For more information, visit: https://www.interiorhealth.ca/media/interior-health-paving-way-medical-leadership-training

Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here! Email your CV and a letter of interest to PhysicianRecruitment@interiorhealth.ca

** This job posting is for a position covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination order and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirements of the order

Qualifications:
  • Doctorate in Medicine
  • Eligible for licensure with CPSBC
  • Medical leadership training and/or experience Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
Call Schedule:

Hours of work: 0.4 This is a one-year term position, with the possibility of renewal.
On call requirements: N/A

Compensation:
Estimated Gross Income

Competitive – will be based on Medical Leadership experience.


Flexible:

Job ID:

ML0049

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