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South Zone Medical Leader - Anesthesiologist Lead/Champion Part-time Job

1 month ago   Doctor / Physician   Medicine Hat   7 views
Job Details

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to the planning,development, implementation and evaluation of Anesthesia Care Team models to support the sustainable provision of anesthesia services in Alberta. As such a Provincial Anesthesia Care Team Operational Program - Provincial Centre of Excellence has been established. As part of this program,Medicine Hat Regional Hospital is seeking an Anesthesiologist Lead/Champion for the initiation and successful implementation of the Anesthesia Care Team Model (ACTM).

The ACTM Lead will report to the AZMD or Zone Clinical Department Head Co Lead for Anesthesia. This position requires active participation working in a dyad model with the Operations Surgical Lead to support activities and dependencies for the successful implementation of the ACTM. Responsibilities associated with the Lead Position includes:

  • advocating and articulating the benefits of the ACTM and inspiring others to participate
  • supporting recruitment of Anesthesiologists for clinical supervision of ACT Members
  • support orientation/mentorship of new Anesthesia care team members
  • support site medical affairs with agreements put in place for anesthesiologists participating in the ACTM
  • support orientation/mentorship of participating Anesthesiologists in the ACTM program.
  • participate in safety and quality improvement initiatives related to ACTM
  • lead and support change management, including identification of barriers to the successful adoption of the ACTM and possible solutions to address the barriers at the site
  • lead and support change management
  • participate in ACTM evaluations
  • liase with other Zone leads to share successes and challenges
  • participate in Zone and Provincial committees related to ACTM as required
  • use AHS email for this role

The ACT Lead will have the following pre-requisite experience, skills, and knowledge:

  • a respected profile in the physician community
  • a strong commitment to innovation and quality improvement
  • the ability to foster partnerships and bring people together to achieve goals
  • effective skill in communication and engagement
  • be an effective team member
  • the ability to undertake data driven decision making
Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Part-time
  • FTE: 0.1
  • Department: Anesthesia
  • Specialty: Anesthesiology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Community Info:
  • Posting Date: Jan 26, 2023
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Company Description
Albertas health care system is one of the best in the world and physicians in Alberta experience a variety of challenging and rewarding opportunities while also enjoying a high standard of living. Whether you are interested in practicing in a large hospital in an urban centre or a small community clinic in a rural area, Alberta offers plenty of choices to suit your skills and interests.
General Practitioners and Family Physicians are licensed health care professionals and are educated in the general practice, with opportunities to focus their practice in specialized areas.
Specialist physicians are trained and certified to provide patient care within a specific discipline. They also act as consultants to other physicians; perform surgery and supervise surgical procedures; and may conduct research on the nature, cause and development of diseases.