Job Posting Details

Yukon Hospital Corporation

Manager, Communications & Patient Support Services

Job Description
You will be part of an exceptional and passionate health care team in one of Canada’s most spectacular natural environments with vast and stunning wilderness at your doorstep. YHC is an integrated system of hospitals – Whitehorse General Hospital (55 beds) Watson Lake Community Hospital (6 beds) and Dawson City Community Hospital (6 beds). You will be based in Whitehorse, the Yukon’s capital city, and gateway to the territory. Here you have the best of both worlds – access to many modern amenities and services as well as your choice of outdoor activities and adventures. As Manager, Communications & Patient Support Services, you have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to take a leadership role in strengthening communication, inspiring and engaging our patients and people, fostering a positive organizational culture, working with the community to enhance care, and supporting a seamless and safe patient journey. Position Summary: Reporting to the Director People Services & Culture, the Manager Communications & Patient Support Services leads the development, implementation and management of the organization’s internal and external messages and communications activities that support our work and care environments in addition to key patient support services, which include volunteer services and language support. Base Pay: $82,824.00 to $103,530.00 Hours: Regular Full-Time Incentives: Comprehensive Benefits & Pension Generous Vacation Time
A degree in Journalism, Communications or related field; and a minimum of five (5) years’ directly related experience. Or A degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field; and eight (8) to ten (10) years’ experience in progressively senior roles in a health-care setting. An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience may be considered.

How to Apply
If you are ready to experience the Yukon and all that it has to offer, apply now quoting competition 2017-269, and email your resume to: For more information, please visit our careers page at: Need more info? (To help plan your upcoming move) For the complete job posting visit our website at

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Contact for Position

Yukon Hospital Corporation
5 Hospital Road
Whitehorse YT Y1A 3H7


Job Location

Job Level & Type
  • Intermediate Level
  • Full Time Permanent Staff Position

Listing to be posted until:
Saturday, October 28, 2017