LHIN

Care Coordinator, Home & Community Care

CA-ON-Newmarket
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-3605
# Positions
1
Job Type
Contract
Job Industry
Healthcare and Medical Services
Career Level
Experienced
Years of Experience
3
Company
Central LHIN

Job Description

Care Coordinators, Home & Community Care

Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)

 

Temporary Full time & Regular Part time Opportunities Available

 

Initial Locations: Newmarket Site & Sheppard Site

 

Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN). Formerly known as Central Community Care Access Centre (CCAC), Central LHIN is a proud recipient of a Gold Quality Healthcare Workplace Award for 2015, and one of the GTA’s Top Employers for 2017.

The Central LHIN seeks Care Coordinators for our Access, Hospital & Community Teams.

 

If you are a Registered Nurse (RN and/or B.Sc.N.), Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Speech Language Pathologist, or Certified Social Worker (MSW) in Ontario, we'd like you to become part of our team.

 

As a Care Coordinator, you will work with your patients in the role of a system navigator to assist them in achieving their optimal health, independence and dignity. Drawing on your knowledge of health and social services, you will assess your patients and helps them to navigate through the complexities of the health care environment.

 

As a Care Coordinator, you will:

  • Be involved in the assessment, problem-solving, decision-making, service planning and coordinating, and monitoring of their progress.
  • Facilitate every step of your patients' health care experience, linking them with the right information and helping them understand and manage their short- and long-term health care goals.
  • Demonstrate mutual respect to all LHIN staff, clients and stakeholders.

 

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

As a Care Coordinator, you must meet the following requirements:

  • A minimum of 2 years' relevant experience as a licensed Nurse (RN/BScN), Physiotherapist(PT), Occupational Therapist, Speech-Language Pathologist(SLP), Social Worker (MSW).
  • Membership in good standing with a regulatory body in Ontario.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, decision-making and assessment skills.
  • Ability to work independently and co-operatively in a busy multidisciplinary situation.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy to facilitate the use of automated assessment tools.
  • A valid driver's licence and access to a vehicle.
  • Completed Health Exam Record.
  • Ability to wear a protective mask, as required.

ASSETS

    • Experience working with diverse, multicultural client groups (including homeless, acquired brain injury (ABI) and pediatrics).
    • Fluency in languages other than English.   

Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) get people the care they need in their homes and communities across the province. Caring for more than 637,000 people annually, LHINs work with families to help determine the right care and health supports to keep people at home for as long as possible. Learn more about our Care Coordinator, Nursing and other opportunities at www.LHINjobs.ca or submit a resume to HumanResources-YR@lhins.on.ca.  

 

Central LHIN is committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion

 

Central LHIN is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have any special requirements during the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources. The Central LHIN is governed by the requirements of the French Language Services Act and therefore encourages applications from bilingual candidates.

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