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Connect Care Provincial Physician Trainer

Part Time Practice
0.2-0.4 FTE
2019-03-15  Time: 23:59
This position will be reposted untill all 17 roles are filled.
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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Connect Care Provincial Physician Trainers (PPT) are practitioner-users of the AHS Connect Care Provincial Clinical Information System (CC) who are recruited, trained and supported to develop curriculum and train peers in the safe and acceptable CC use while promoting Connect Care technologies and services for transformation and clinical improvement.

PPT responsibilities will initially be on development of Connect Care training curriculum and materials for physicians, and development and oversight of training for physician trainers. The focus will then shift to support physician training for all CC implementation waves including supporting physician trainers, in-person training of physicians before go-live, onsite support for new CC users, and delivery of post go-live personalization workshops and labs.

Trainers will develop close working relationships with one or more CC Communities of Practice (user groups), leveraging support opportunities to improve optimization and meaningful use. PPT will work with CC learning team, Epic, and clinical and operations leaders to support the development and delivery of physician training.


PPTs will be well-established physicians within the province who understand the complexities of undertaking large-scale transformational change, large-scale system integration, continuous quality improvement, and innovation to deliver on a commitment to excellent performance.

  • Partner with Connect Care Principal Trainers on curriculum, materials, training environment scenarios and data.

  • Design training materials around the clinical or work context, or learner's role

  • Ensure curriculum and materials are developed with input from clinical resources from all affected disciplines and program areas.

  • Develop the Connect Care learning plan in a way that integrates Epic's recommendations and makes the best use of the tools and materials provided.

  • Emphasize a positive Connect Care learning experience with a view to driving adoption and enhancing patient safety.

  • Work closely with Clinical and Operations leaders and the learning team to define, plan, implement and evaluate the learning required to ensure smooth change management with minimal disruption to clinical operations.

  • Work with the Connect Care leadership across clinical areas, zones, facilities and programs to engage and support physicians in effective training and use of the CC.

  • Develop and provide oversight for training of resource physician trainers. Resource physician trainers will be responsible for delivering training to physicians for all implementation waves

  • Participate and support CC implementation and optimization

  • Design and deploy just-in-time user supports to address issues arising during go-live.

  • Promote meaningful use of CC through peer outreach and

  • Effective and Consistent Communication: Have a current AHS email address reviewed at least every 3 days to ensure a predictable communication channel.

Ideal candidate would be GIM, Hospitalist or Medical subspecialty physician.

David Pincock, MBA, MScIB, CPHIMS-CA

Director Medical Informatics and Training - CMIO

AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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