Job Title: Health Systems Planning Advisor
Work Site: Operating Rooms, Vancouver General Hospital
Temporary Full Time - Other Relief
As soon as possible
Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays
Come work as a Health Systems Planning Advisor with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Health Systems Planning Advisor to join the team in the Operating Rooms at Vancouver General Hospital. Apply today to join our team!
As a Health Systems Planning Advisor you will:
Develop, lead, and coordinate projects, feasibility studies and business cases to evaluate current service delivery levels and policies, assess alternate service delivery models, and conduct analysis on work design, program review, staff redeployment, financial impact, and strategic information to support these processes.
In addition to providing leadership in modeling, sustainable improvement, priority setting analysis and health planning, act as an integral member of the interdisciplinary team that provides decision support for system redesign to senior management.
Key partnerships are with executive and senior level management across Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), QUIST staff, financial and capital planning staff, and interdisciplinary project team members.
WHO WE ARE
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Education & Experience
Master’s Degree in Health Administration, Health Planning, Business Administration or Behavioural Sciences, supplemented by postgraduate course work in health care planning or health policy development and analysis.
Plus, five to seven (5 to 7) years’ recent, related experience in senior level planning or program development in healthcare or social services, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge & Abilities
Competent decision making that manages and considers the potential impact to health authority service provision, client care, unionized and non-contract staff deployment, and financial implications, as well as considers industry trends, Ministry of Health initiatives, and government directions.
Identifies, collects and analyzes relevant information, including industry-wide assessments and research, to support the health planning, sustainable improvement, and modeling needs of the organization.
Expertly understands health systems information, health services operations, and external health care environment to appropriately analyze complex information, research, and policy mandates.
Provides expertise and support in the development of organizational goals and objectives, performance indicators, appropriate databases and statistical and analytical tools.
This Role Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed and is not necessarily an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required.
Please note: The duration of this temporary position is until approximately November 2021.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.