Executive Director (1.0 FTE)

Bonnyville and Cold Lake PCNs

May 7, 2019

Primary Care Networks

Primary Care Networks are not-for-profit organizations supported by an agreement between the Alberta Medical Association, Alberta Health and Alberta Health Services. PCNs are collaborations between local physician groups and AHS Zones to enhance comprehensive primary care services in a geographic area.

The Bonnyville (BVPCN) and Cold Lake Primary Care Networks (CLPCN) currently employs 12 staff to assist 25 physicians in one clinic in Bonnyville and 18 staff to assist 13 physicians in six clinics in Cold Lake to deliver primary care in both locations.

The Position

The position of Executive Director of the BVPCN and the CLPCN is an executive position reporting to both the Bonnyville and Cold Lake elected physician Boards of Directors. The Executive Director is accountable for all PCN operations, including business and financial planning as well as the management of financial and human resources. The Executive Director directs the interaction of BVPCN and the CLPCN staff with the participating PCN primary care physicians based in each community. It is preferred that the applicant possess a Masters degree however a baccalaureate is required in an area of business administration, health administration, human resources or a medical/health related field. Experience in areas of operations management, project management and multidisciplinary team management would be an asset.

The candidate should have proven leadership and business acumen, together with experience in consensus building and conflict resolution. A demonstrated background of building high-performing multidisciplinary teams and managing multiple stakeholder relationships will be regarded highly. The successful candidate must be prepared to travel between the two (2) rural communities and spend some time working outside of the usual business hours.

This position is a one-year term with possibility of extension, and offers executive level compensation based on experience.

Please submit your résumé electronically to: officerecruitment@albertadoctors.org. We thank all those who apply, however, only those who will be offered an interview will be contacted.

All applications must be received by May 22. Interviews will take place the week of June 10.

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