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Health Service Administrator, Northern Health

Terrace, British Columbia
No deadline noted

The largest health region in British Columbia, Northern Health serves a population of 288,000, spread out over almost two-thirds of British Columbia, Canada, an area larger than France.  Today one of the fastest growing parts of the province due to a booming oil and gas sector, the region is world renowned for its superior outdoor lifestyle, easy access to Vancouver, and affordable and family friendly quality of life.  This is a superb career opportunity for an ambitious HSA to lead a $25 million portfolio and 400 staff in an appealing and well functioning area.

The Terrace local health area has a strong reputation. It works closely and positively with community members, local Councils and other stakeholders. Internally, the team is strong and a highly positive work relationship exists with staff and physicians. The area is appealing for recruiting specialists and physicians and a stable medical practice exists at the Mills Memorial Hospital, the designated regional hub hospital. The HSA reports to the Chief Operating Officer of the Northwest area and leads the integration and delivery of a wide variety of quality health care programs through a broad range of acute and community services located in large communities and smaller rural settings.

As the ideal candidate, you bring experience in a progressively senior health care administration or clinical roles.  Your superior interpersonal skills allow you to build collaborative relationships with a broad range of internal and external partners including community leaders, Aboriginal leaders, staff, and physicians.

Located in Terrace, BC this is a superb opportunity to develop solutions that improve the overall quality of health for Northerners. As the new HSA, you can join a progressive and growing health authority and serve a diverse population through a comprehensive and sustainable system of health care.

To explore this opportunity further, please contact Barbara Morrison, Lisa Kershaw or Ken Werker, of Odgers Berndtson, at 604-685-0261 or please submit your resume online at: http://www.odgersberndtson.ca/en/careers/10646.