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Medical Director, Surgical Services

Location: Flexible, British Columbia

Job ID: Med Director, Surgical Services

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Email your CV to PhysicianRecruitment@InteriorHealth.ca, with above Job ID in subject line

Facility Details — Interior Health:
Interior Health (IH) was established as one of five geographically-based health authorities in 2001 by the Government of British Columbia. It is responsible for ensuring publicly funded health services are provided to the people of the Southern Interior.
Interior Health provides a wide range of integrated health-care programs and services through hospitals, community health centres, residential assisted living facilities, mental health housing, primary health clinics, homes, schools, and other community settings.
Practice Details:

Medical Leadership opportunity now available for Medical Director, Surgical Services. Enjoy career satisfaction in this rewarding administrative role as you provide surgical expertise and leadership relating to the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of Surgical Services within Interior Health.

In this role you will be instrumental in the provision of clinical leadership in Surgical Services across Interior Health, providing leadership in the development and alignment of standards, policies and processes across Interior Health. Success of the role is dependent upon the provision of leadership and support to Medical Staff as well as engagement with Medical Staff members, IH leaders, medical governance groups and provincial stakeholders. Reporting to the Executive Director, Clinical Operations responsible for Surgical Services and working in a dyad model with the Surgical Services Network Director you will create an inclusive approach to the development, strategic planning and monitoring of site delivered Surgical Services and to liaise between Interior Health administration staff and physician committees and physicians in order to represent the physician viewpoints and facilitate open communication.

In collaboration with clinical and administrative leaders, program team and key stakeholders as Medical Director, Surgical Services you will develop and implement the program philosophy, goals and objectives, consistent with the philosophy, mission statement, organizational objectives and strategic plan of IH. You will also actively contribute and participate in Interior Health wide leadership in all aspects of quality, patient safety, planning, operations, utilization management and evaluations of medical and physician services. Actively participating with

the Leadership teams and local committees promoting high quality standards of clinical care, quality assurance,

quality improvement and utilization management activities for the services provided, guidance to Chiefs of Staff,

Department Heads, other department members and other Medical Directors in developing and maintaining common clinical goals and objectives is also accountable to the Medical Director, Surgical Services.

This position is based on 3 days/week (0.6 FTE) and may be based in any location within the Interior Health region.

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Qualifications:
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)
    • Doctorate in Medicine
    • Eligible for licensure with CPSBC; Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
Call Schedule:
  • Hours of work: Part Time
  • On call requirements: N/A
Compensation:
  • Payment Structure
    • Service Contract
  • Estimated Gross Income
    • Competitive
  • Overhead
    • No overhead cost
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