Provides leadership and clinical expertise to support quality excellence in patient care by planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating Nephrology programs.
Humber River Hospital is currently seeking a best in practice strategic and compassionate Clinical Practice Leader to provide education and leadership to our Nephrology Program with a focus on In-Centre Hemodialysis. This individual facilitates and supports continuous learning, professional development, and service excellence through education, coaching and, mentoring of staff and clients The Clinical Practice Leader, Nephrology Program, will work within the program and across the organization to further Humber River Hospital’s strategic vision by achieving consistently, high-quality, safe care.
Are you a compassionate, professional and respectful clinical leader with special interest, knowledge and experience in Nephrology? If so, we invite you to read the requirements below and apply to this exciting career opportunity at Humber River Hospital.
Reporting Relationship: Dual reporting to Program Director, Nephrology Program and Senior Director, Professional Practice
Hiring Salary Range: $84, 236.86 to $105, 290.03/yr
Promote the use of best practices for clinical staff
Monitor and evaluate staff and program compliance with professional best practices and standards to identify and resolve issues with the delivery of quality, safe patient care and compliance with professional standards; refer complex issues to Director for resolution; adjust practice changes as they occur to bring staff to new standard
Develop reports of staff disciplinary actions for submission to regulatory health professional colleges and professional associations in collaboration with Manager and Director
Collect data on practice needs (e.g. programs, care interventions, policies, standards in clinical area) to identify gaps in nursing practices, competencies, and service quality; develop educational strategies, plans, and content (e.g. policies, processes, technologies) in consultation with unit leadership team and clinical staff; and evaluate post-training outcomes
Conduct testing and auditing of electronic medical records (EMR) to leverage information systems in driving clinical charting optimization, report generation, and data submission.
Conduct impact analysis to determine training and education activity and program interdependencies (e.g. technical Meditech systems use, orientation, accreditation, hand hygiene, new or updated care and treatment standards) and keep staff updated with new practices, skills, and certifications in assigned clinical areas
Consultation with the Program Director, Manager and staff regarding program needs
Modeling clinical skills excellence
Promoting the development of interdisciplinary teams
Needs assessment and program development
Providing orientation and education to Nephrology staff
Developing continuing education programs to keep staff updated with new practices, skills and certifications
Facilitating development of multidisciplinary standards of patient care
Collecting, analyzing statistical activities and implementing appropriate interventions on clinical areas
Develops clinical policies and guidelines in collaboration with program Director, Managers, and clinical stakeholders.
Participate and assist the Nephrology Program to achieve the deliverables under the Ontario Renal Network, and strives to achieve the targets of the Ontario Renal Plan II
Current RN registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario required.
Preparation at the Masters Level is required.
Member of the respective professional association (RNAO)
Minimum 2 years experience in Haemodialysis.
Membership with Canadian Association of Nephrology Nurses and Technologists (CANNT) required.
Canadian Nurses Association (CNeph(C)) required
Completion of VAEP is required
BCLS and ACLS certification required.
Experience in adult education principles that address facets of learning needs assessment required.
Demonstrated ability to design, deliver and evaluate educational programs
Excellent verbal, written, and computer skills
Project Management experience preferred
Location: Humber River Hospital – Wilson Site
Hours of work: Days, occasional evenings, weekends
Why Humber? Why Now?
Humber River Hospital is on an exciting transformation journey of redefining patient care as we leverage the most advanced technologies to enhance all aspects of delivering high-quality, safe care. We continue to build a people-centered workplace with excellent staff and physician engagement by hiring passionate, diverse and inclusive healthcare professionals. People who care and live our values of Compassion, Professionalism and Respect. People who are committed to making a positive difference.
We are a Studer Group hospital, focused on building our evidence-based leadership practice and hardwiring a culture that WOWs.
Why? Because at Humber River Hospital, we know it’s our people and our ability to innovate that allows us to consistently deliver a great patient experience and the best quality outcomes. After all, we are the hospital that believes exceptional care...healthier community.
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications and experience may vary. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.
Humber River Hospital is committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe that diversity drives our culture of innovation. By bringing together a variety of different perspectives, it fuels our creative thinking, generates new ideas and creates solutions designed to address tomorrow's healthcare challenges today. We take pride in providing professional development and career advancement opportunities for our employees including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. We also provide accommodation to applicants and all of our employees - from hire to retire.
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