Unit Manager

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Position Title: Unit Manager Job
Company: Alberta Health Services
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Edmonton AB
URL Expiry: 2023-01-06
Posted on: jobsincanada.one

Unit Manager Job Detail

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The Unit Manager is responsible for providing interdisciplinary clinical leadership and operational management for patient care units. Activities are achieved through a presence and visibility on the unit. Through clinical leadership, mentoring, coaching and performance management of staff, the Unit Manager ensures high quality patient care. This role is responsible to coach team members to achieve comprehensive and integrated care planning, promote the development of clinical practice quality improvements, implement evidence-based practice and critically assess, evaluate, anticipate and address risks to patient and staff safety. This role leads the implementation of provincial, zone and local clinical and operational priorities and initiatives at the unit level. It is expected that the Unit Manager will develop and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders. Accountable for the implementation and sustainability of collaborative care and appropriate scope of practice in clinical operations that support quality clinical performance and safe clinical outcomes. Some outcomes of interest include Patient and family centered care, high performing teams, quality management processes, collaborative practice including all health/support disciplines and safe care/work environments. Responsible to coach, mentor and lead team members in the delivery of quality care and clinical quality improvements. Resource utilization will be relevant, efficient and effective.


The Unit Manager is accountable and responsible for the effective and efficient operation of an assigned unit or patient care area within a specific program including the management of human, material and financial resources. The Unit Manager’s primary role is to support optimum patient care and unit operations through monitoring and organizing the workflow and delivery of patient care in the unit including daily staffing schedules, patient assignment and classification. The functions and responsibilities of the position are executed within the context of the unit goals. The Unit Manager is expected to provide leadership in providing quality patient care.

  • Classification: Unit Manager
  • Union: Exempt
  • Unit and Program: Unit 5D3, General Internal Medicine
  • Primary Location: U of A Hospital
  • Location Details: As Per Location
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 07-DEC-2022
  • Date Available: 09-JAN-
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days, On Call
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Minimum Salary: $36.68
  • Maximum Salary: $62.91
  • Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable

Required Qualifications:

Current CRNA registration. Current BCLS.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Progressive leadership experience. Strong communication skills across various disciplines. Computer competency. Interdisciplinary team experience. Minimum 5 years’ experience in acute care.

Preferred Qualifications:

Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing is preferred. Previous management or formal leadership is preferred. Minimum 3-5 years medicine experience ideal. Minimum 2 years of Charge Nurse experience preferred. Experience with change management is preferred. Connect Care training is desired.

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