Vice President, Population Health and Chief Medical Health Officer
Fraser Health Career
Surrey, CA
3d ago

Do you pride yourself in being able to achieve goals by building partnerships with multiple partners?

Are you a proven leader ready to join an Executive leadership team committed to improving the health of the people we serve?

Yes, then keep reading and see what we have to offer you.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples.

Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision : Better health, best in health care.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC’s first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and residential care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley.

Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an outstanding quality of life.

We are proud of the innovation, dedication, integrity and resourcefulness of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.

The VP, Population Health and Chief Medical Health Officer holds responsibility in leading the strategic direction for Public and Population Health including the Aboriginal Health Portfolio, Regional Opioid Overdose Response and the Ethics & Diversity portfolios as well as, the SFU Academic Development Portfolio.

You will work in conjunction with the Vice Presidents, Clinical Operations and the rest of the Executive Team members.

Within Public Health your leadership will include :

  • Health protection,
  • communicable disease control,
  • prevention programs,
  • public health surveillance
  • public health emergency management
  • The VP also holds responsibility for liaison with the Provincial Health Emergency Services and is the Executive lead for Health Emergency Management implementation within Fraser Health.

    You will be responsible for maintaining professional standards in the appropriate enforcement of applicable Acts and Regulations such as the Public Health Act, including the Communicable Disease Regulations, the School Act, the Community Care Facilities Licensing Act, and provides guidance in the development of Municipal Health By-laws in FHA.

    Areas of responsibility would include :

  • Public health programs include health protection and prevention programs,
  • Public health emergency management within the program structure of Fraser Health
  • Liaison with the Provincial Health Emergency Services
  • Executive lead for Health Emergency Management implementation within Fraser Health
  • Are you motivated to join us?

    Here is what we are looking for.

  • A medical degree with a full license to practice medicine in British Columbia plus a FRCPC in Community Medicine.
  • Several years’ experience in leadership and management in the field of Public Health
  • Proven track record of evidence based advocacy for improving public health.
  • Do you take ownership for your own performance and seek to model integrity, resilience and confidence? Are you passionate about setting direction focused on building an engaging environment that challenges others to achieve their goals?

    Take the next step and apply, so we can continue the conversation about you joining Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

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