• Complex Children's Care Coordinator - London (Permanent Full Time)

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/1/2018 11:45 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-4014
    Job Location
    CA-ON-London | CA-ON-London
    # Positions
    2
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Government and Public Sector, Healthcare and Medical Services
    Career Level
    Experienced
    Years of Experience
    5
    Company
    South West LHIN
  • Job Description

    Complex Children’s Care Coordinator – London (Permanent Full Time)

     

    The Opportunity: 

     

    At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking two (2) permanent full time Care Coordinators to support our Children’s Team.

     

    As a valued member of the Home and Community Care portfolio, the Complex Children’s Care Coordinator: 

    • Is a Registered Nurse (RN, BSCN);
    • Possesses a strong clinical background with knowledge of pediatric medical issues;
    • Has extensive knowledge of the health and social services network;
    • Uses their superior assessment skills and sound clinical judgement with a patient-centred approach;
    • Possesses exceptional communication and organizational skills;
    • Is a natural motivator, leader, and advocate;
    • Demonstrates a willingness to travel; and
    • Practices and upholds the values of accountability and “thinking outside the box”. 

    If you possess the above credentials, skills, and values, we want to hear from you!

     

    What Can I Expect To Do? 

     

    As a Complex Children’s Care Coordinator, you will:

    • Coordinate the care for medically fragile and medically complex children in home and in school settings.
    • Provide effective care coordination by assessing, goal-setting, authorizing, monitoring, reassessing, alternate planning and planning for disengagement to meet the needs of patients.
    • Work in close collaboration with all system partners to provide a team approach to care for the Complex Children population.
    • Ensure and facilitate the achievement of quality, clinical, and cost outcomes.

    Location: This position is located within London and Middlesex County.

    How Do I Qualify?

     

    Education: 

    • A Registered Nurse (RN, BScN) who has membership in good standing with a regulatory body in Ontario.

    Experience: 

    • Minimum of five (5) years’ related professional experience.
    • Comprehensive experience in needs assessment. 

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

    • Strong clinical background with knowledge of pediatric medical issues.
    • Extensive knowledge of the health and social services network.
    • Knowledge and understanding of the shared philosophy and quality improvement program known as Client-Driven Care.
    • Knowledge and sensitivity to multicultural needs and issues.
    • Sound knowledge of the long term care system and community resources. 

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Proficiency in a second language, particularly French.
    • Competent with RAI assessment tools.
    • Experience with pediatric palliative/end of life care.
    • An ambassador of workplace culture.

    Who We Are:

    The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 local organizations in Ontario that plan, coordinate, and fund local health services, and deliver high quality home and community care to patients and families. The South West LHIN is committed to health improvement, innovation, and the establishment of collaborative partnerships to improve population health, patient experience, and value for money across the health care system 

    LHIN staff incorporates the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone. If you have a passion for excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit, this is your opportunity to make a difference as part of a dynamic team transforming the Ontario healthcare system.  

    For further information on the South West LHIN please visit: http://www.southwestlhin.on.ca.

    The LHIN is an equal opportunity employer and all applicants are welcome. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the selection process should advise the recruitment contact so arrangements can be made.

     

    How To Apply:

    Should you be interested in this exciting opportunity, please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to apply. Compensation includes competitive salary, benefits, and pension plan. Application deadline is August 15, 2018 at 11:59pm.

     

    We thank all applicants; however, only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. Due to volume of applications, we are not able to respond to general inquiries by phone or e-mail.

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