Unity Health Toronto - Vice President, Clinical Programs, St. Joseph’s Health Centre

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Toronto, ON 


Health Care



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M5J 2T8

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Medical-Health: General-Other: Medical-Health
Project-Program Management: Program Management

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Unity Health Toronto
On Aug. 1, 2017, Providence Healthcare, St. Joseph’s Health Centre and St. Michael’s Hospital officially united as a single health network, now named Unity Health Toronto, to advance the health of our patients, clients and residents, and our urban communities.  With an annual budget of more than $1 billion and 1,100 inpatient beds, Unity Health provides the full spectrum of care from primary, secondary, community, tertiary and quaternary care services, to post-acute care including rehabilitation, palliative care and long-term care.
Vice President, Clinical Programs, St. Joseph’s Health Centre
Reporting to the President and CEO of Unity Health Toronto, the Vice President, Clinical Programs, St. Joseph’s Health Centre is a member of the network executive team, contributing to the development and execution of the strategic directions of the network, as well as providing oversight of the operational effectiveness, financial stability and general efficiency of Unity Health Toronto. The Vice President has leadership and operational responsibilities for a portfolio of clinical and clinical support programs focused at the St. Joseph’s site, along with some network programs spanning multiple sites.  A close partnership with the Vice President Medical Affairs and the Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee, will be essential in overseeing clinical care at SJHC.
The Vice President plays a key role in supporting and advancing Unity Health Toronto’s unique values-based culture by demonstrating principled leadership, embedding patient and family centred care and ensuring that service delivery within the clinical programs are aligned with the network’s mission, vision, values, and strategy.  This role requires an authentic leader with superior relationship management skills to collaborate with stakeholders across Unity Health Toronto and in the broader health system, and to develop strong, high-performing teams. 
An optimistic and enthusiastic leader, the successful candidate will possess thorough understanding of, and appreciation for, the complexities and stakeholder dynamics of community and academic health centres, which integrate patient care with teaching and research. The successful candidate will have progressive experience in leadership of clinical programs in a complex health care environment, a post-graduate degree in nursing or other healthcare discipline, health policy or business/health/public administration.
For more information on this outstanding opportunity, or to submit your application in confidence, please contact: Jim Stonehouse, Partner at jstonehouse@fourcornersgroup.com or Pam Colquhoun, Partner at pcolquhoun@fourcornersgroup.com
Unity Health Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, and members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
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Four Corners Group 18 York St., Suite 430
Toronto, ON, Canada

Phone: 416-593-0900
Web Site: www.fourcornersgroup.com

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