Executive Director Medical Services, Limestone Coast Local Health Network

Applications close: Friday 7th June 2024

The Limestone Coast Local Health Network (LCLHN) is a leading provider of public hospital services and community-based health services in the Limestone Coast region. With a wide range of in-hospital, aged care, community, disability and mental health services offered at multiple locations across the
region including Bordertown, Keith, Kingston, Lucindale, Millicent, Mount Gambier, Naracoorte, and
Penola, the LCLHN serves a diverse population of over 67,000 people. What makes LCLHN an exceptional place to live and work is its commitment to quality care and community engagement. With over 1,400 employees’ clinicians are encouraged to work at the top of their scope, supported by an executive leadership team that prioritises safe, high quality and consumer-directed healthcare. LCLHN strategic plan (2021-2025) reflects a focus on local governance, performance excellence and collaborative partnerships.

The Executive Director Medical Services position within the Limestone Coast Local Health Network (LCLHN) presents an unparalleled opportunity to lead and shape the future of healthcare delivery in a vibrant regional setting. As a key member of the executive team, you will oversee and drive the
strategic direction of medical services across multiple sites, ensuring the highest standards of patient care, safety, and clinical excellence. You will be involved in fostering collaborative relationships with clinicians, stakeholders, and community partners to enhance services delivery and promote innovation in healthcare practices. With a strong focus on quality improvement, workforce development and strategic planning, you will play a pivotal role in advancing the LCLHN’s mission to be a trusted leader in a progressive and consumer-directed healthcare. This position offers a unique blend of leadership, clinical expertise, and strategic vision, making it an exceptional opportunity for a dynamic medical administrative leader.

The ideal candidate for the Executive Director Medical Services role at LCLHN will demonstrate a unique blend of leadership, clinical expertise, and strategic vision. You will have a track record of inspiring and leading multidisciplinary medical teams towards excellence and innovation. Effective management and recruitment of medical officers, clinical education, and training, and contributing towards service planning and development will form a large part of your role. Your strategic acumen should be evident through successful initiatives that enhance patient care, improve outcomes, and
drive organisational growth. Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement abilities are crucial for building positive relationships with regulatory bodies, healthcare professionals, and community partners. Additionally, you should demonstrate a commitment to continuous quality
improvement, diversity, equity, and inclusion in healthcare practices, along with strong financial management skills and ethical leadership principles.

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