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Toronto, ON, Canada
Quality and Patient Safety
Hours of Work:
Shifts Weekday Required:
Shifts Weekend Required:
Statutory Holiday(s) Required:
Hours of work: Weekdays and Occasional Weekends, Days; 8 hours
FTE Status - 0.8 FTE - 1.0 FTE
Summary of Duties
The Sunnybrook Senior Friendly Team is seeking a dynamic health professional who possesses strong clinical skills as well as quality improvement experience & a passion for senior care. The successful candidate will work with teams across the hospital to optimize care for senior patients. Specifically the successful candidate will be responsible for responding to referrals for high risk patients with responsive behaviours then working with interprofessional staff in understanding and adopting senior friendly care best practices, including mobility, delirium prevention and management of high risk behaviours; then implementing a care plan within a person centered language framework to address root cause, enhance safety and mitigate complications. This role will report to the Manager of Senior Friendly & Best Practices.
Qualifications and Skills:
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.