As a member of the Health Links Program team, working in partnership with the South West LHIN, the Project Manager is responsible for driving the Health Links program including program development and management of work plans. Areas of responsibility include research and review, healthcare system planning and redesign, and project tool development. The Project Manager leads and participates in and demonstrates an understanding of quality, risk and care of individuals with multiple and complex needs who are high users of the health care system. The Project Manager follows all safe practices and procedures to support a safe client and working environment.
Key Responsibilities include:
- Defines project scope, goals and deliverables that support program goals in collaboration with Health Link Program Lead, the South West LHIN and partners
- Develops full scale program/project plans and effectively communicates project expectations to team members
- Implements and manages program/project deliverables and makes appropriate adjustments if necessary during program/project cycle
- Tracks program/project milestones and outcomes through the development and delivery of progress reports and presentations
- Utilizes appropriate project management tools in alignment with the South West LHIN Project Management Office (PMO) approach
- Builds, develops and grows any partnerships/relationships vital to the success of the program that result in optimal client outcomes
- Evaluates success of program initiatives in meeting overall program goals through monitoring of key performance indicators
- Recommends health system planning and redesign improvements
Qualifications and experience will include:
- University Degree in Healthcare or Business Administration and / or equivalent education and experience
- Experience in project management in a multi-disciplinary, cross-sector, culturally diverse environment
- In-depth knowledge of effective project management frameworks and methodologies
- Knowledge of South West LHIN and South West CCAC business strategies, objectives, priorities and programs, and related Health Links program priorities and plans
- Good understanding of healthcare service delivery models and emerging issues and priorities
- Solid understanding of the evolving role of primary care and the CCACs within the healthcare sector
- Experience using project management tools and software (e.g., Microsoft office, base camp, eclipse, etc.)
- Ability to effectively represent the South West LHIN and CCAC in various community and Health Service provider group meetings
To apply for this position, state the position’s job title in the subject line of your email and send with your résumé to HumanResources@sw.ccac-ont.ca. Application deadline is May 28, 2014.
We thank all applicants who take the time to apply. However, only those invited for an interview will be contacted. We welcome applications from people of diverse backgrounds.