Chief Medical information Officer

Based in Peel Region, William Osler Health System (Osler) is one of Ontario’s largest and most dynamic community teaching hospitals, serving 1.3 million residents of Brampton, North Etobicoke, and Parts of Mississauga in one of Canada’s fastest growing and most diverse communities. Osler has three hospital sites: Brampton Civic Hospital, Etobicoke General Hospital and the Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness. With an annual budget of $900 million, Osler offers a wide range of health services, with high quality care provided by skilled, professional, multidisciplinary teams. The hospital is frequently named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers and is recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers.

Osler is ready to go beyond like never before to deliver safe, high-quality care through a new Strategic Plan that will take Osler on a five-year journey that pushes the boundaries on innovative, bold, collaborative and sustainable change, altering the way patients access and engage the health system. To support the achievement of the organization’s Mission, Osler’s staff, physicians, and volunteers go beyond every day to provide innovative health care delivered with compassion. Driven by its four Strategic Priorities: Quality Excellence, Organizational Effectiveness, People & Culture and Health System Leadership, Osler’s collective focus is to continuously drive value with available resources, achieve excellence in the quality of care provided to its community while enhancing the overall experience for patients and families and to play a leadership role in creating the health system of the future.

Reporting jointly to the Vice President Medical Affairs, Academics & Research and to the Vice President, Digital Strategy and Transformation, the Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) will be a central role in leading the practice of Medical Informatics at William Osler Health System (WOHS).  With a system-wide, holistic approach, the CMIO will help develop and communicate a vision for systems that will serve Osler’s patients and staff in the delivery of care, empowering staff and clients alike and building excitement for a large-scale transformation.  They will play a leading role in the implementation of a new Hospital Information System, and will explore the impacts that AI, big data, and virtual care can have on the patient experience and clinical decision making. 

As the ideal candidate, you bring a designation in good standing with College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, and relevant field experience in healthcare and technology. You have a proven track record of being skilled in diagnosing and solving complex clinical process problems through innovative and creative systems solutions and providing detailed analysis. You are a strong communicator and collaborative leader and understand how to successfully navigate challenging projects while keeping stakeholders fully engaged and apprised of challenges and obstacles.

To explore this opportunity further in confidence, please submit your resume and letter of interest to Sarah Shaikh sarah.shaikh@odgersberndtson.com or online to https://www.odgersberndtson.com/en/careers/17328

William Osler Health System and Odgers Berndtson are committed to employment equity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including women, racially visible persons, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of the 2SLGBTQ+ community, and others. 

In accordance with the Accessible Canada Act, 2019 and all applicable provincial accessibility standards, upon request, accommodation will be provided by both Odgers Berndtson and William Osler Health System  throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities