ASSOCIATE MEDICAL DIRECTOR, QUALITY & GOVERNANCE (PART-TIME/2.5 DAYS PER WEEK)
Start Date April 22, 2019
The position is part-time – 2.5 days per week. You can work from home for the half-day if preferred.
The start date for this position is negotiable.
Reporting to the Medical Director (Canada), this part-time position (2.5 days per week) will be one of the key members of the Senior Clinical Team, supporting the work of our physicians and allied health professionals, and leading the development and refinement our quality and governance standards. We currently have ~20 physicians providing clinical coverage 7 days per week to British Columbians. This position supports our growing physician team by taking responsibility for the day to day oversight of clinical quality and governance of our Canadian service. In this leadership position, you’ll be providing clinical and quality guidance to our clinical team. This will involve reviewing and auditing consultations (our virtual appointments are recorded) and providing feedback to help our exceptional physicians deliver even better care. In addition, you’ll take the lead on complaints and incident investigations. You’ll have the opportunity to get involved in the day to day management of a rapidly growing HealthTech startup that is committed to improving access to care for patients around the world and is recognized as a leader in providing virtual care. As such, we’ll need you to participate in the out of hours clinical on call rota from time to time. You’ll have the opportunity to speak to our patients to gather feedback and then partner with our physician team to elevate patients’ expectations of care. Our goal isn’t just to be a leading virtual care provider; but to become the leading provider of high-quality care in BC and Canada. You’ll also get to partner with our allied health team and work with dieticians, counsellors and more to provide a truly holistic healthcare experience for our patients.
On-Call/After Hour Requirements
We will need you to participate in the out of hours clinical on call rota from time to time. Details TBC.
You must be a fully-licensed physician eligible to practice medicine in BC.
Ideally we’re looking for a physician who has been practicing for at least 5 years. An understanding of the challenges experienced by patients and primary care providers is important.
Previous experience holding a leadership position in healthcare.
You may be called to be the voice of Babylon in media. The ability to speak succinctly about clinical quality and governance practices as it relates to virtual care will be necessary.
Competitive salary + share options for Babylon Health Canada
4 weeks' paid vacation (pro-rated for part-time).
Extended health benefits from day one (medical, dental, vision, etc).
Work at our soon-to-be-completed, newly renovated office in the heart of downtown (TELUS Garden) with great views and lots of natural light.
You'll have the opportunity to work in a completely different working environment that is a unique blend between a tech startup and healthcare provider. You'll also work alongside the most passionate, talented and hard-working members who are advocates for accessible and affordable healthcare.
The Babylon portal was developed by hundreds of physicians, scientists and software engineers working together. You'll also get to use systems like Slack, Trello, G-Suite and others. We're Health + Tech = HealthTech.
We're currently based at 3777 Kingsway but will be moving downtown to TELUS Garden to a brand new state of the art office by summer.
This position is a part-time salaried position with extended benefits, paid vacation and more! There are NO splits, fees or overheads. You would be an employee of Babylon Health.
Incentives & Guaranteed Minimums
We offer share options for this position.
Additionally, as soon as you sign a contract and become a Babylon employee you can give your friends the option of an amazing career with our Refer a Friend Scheme - If you refer a Family Physician who is licenced to practice in BC we’ll pay you:
$1,000 if they commit to 8 – 16 regular hours per week
$2,000 if they commit to 17 plus regular hours per week
Terms and conditions apply and all successful candidates must sign a salaried contract and pass their probation period.
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