Reporting to the Manager, Decision Support, the Epidemiologist will be engaged in the implementation and evaluation of integration initiatives in collaboration with various members of Corporate Services, Accountability and Quality team and other stakeholders to support the achievement of LHIN goals, objectives and integration strategies through performance and accountability, quality and decision support.
The successful candidate will have expertise in, and contribute to, the identification of health system service gaps and health system priorities through the analysis of local, regional and provincial data to help understand and explore root causes. The epidemiologist supports the management, monitoring and evaluation of health system performance and will collaborate with various stakeholders to ensure access to timely, evidence based research to inform decision making and the development of initiatives. Stakeholder engagement will be required to identify opportunities for continuous improvements through the evaluation of provincial and local trends to improve health outcomes and health system performance.
Who We Are:
A mosaic of geographic and cultural diversity and home to over 922,000 local residents, the Central West LHIN plans, integrates, funds and monitors the local health care system for the regions of Brampton, Caledon, Dufferin, Malton, North Etobicoke and West Woodbridge. Through the recently passed Patients First Act, LHINs are also now responsible for the delivery of home and community care services and primary care planning, resulting in a better experience for both patients and those who care for them.
Employees at the Central West LHIN enjoy a competitive compensation package, which includes a comprehensive benefit plan. We are committed to creating a work environment that fosters continuous learning at all levels of our organization, including ongoing internal learning opportunities, formal training events and conferences.
How to Apply:
If you are career minded and an ambitious person seeking a chance to be part of a team that’s truly making a difference in the lives of others, please apply on-line at http://lhinjobs.ca/.
We are committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
We are governed by the requirements of the French Language Services Act and, therefore, encourage applications from bilingual candidates. Posting available in French upon request.