Alberta Health Services (AHS), Edmonton Zone invites applications for the role of Zone Clinical Department Facility Chief, Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit – University of Alberta Hospital (UAH).
This 0.15 FTE position, governed by the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules, reports directly to the Zone Clinical Department Head, Adult Critical Care and to the Facility Medical Director, UAH.
Remuneration is in accordance with AHS contractor agreements.
This position provides input into the development of policies and criteria for procedures as they relate to the Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit as well as reviewing and recommending privileges for physicians working within the Adult Critical Care Department. This position is accountable for, but not limited to, the resolution of physician-related and clinical-operational matters; providing clinical leadership, consultation, support and coaching to the site Adult Critical Care Physicians, medical staff and allied health staff; monitoring clinical practice and medical staff in accordance with the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules; and advocating for the provision of overall quality, patient safety, and patient care.
The University of Alberta Hospital is one of Canada’s leading academic health sciences centres with a reputation for research, innovation, education, and patient-centred care. As a referral centre for western and northern Canada, our teams at the UAH, the Mazankowksi Alberta Heart Institute and the Kaye Edmonton Clinic provide expert care to our community as well as some of the most complex and critically ill patients in Canada.