Care Coordinator (FUTURE VACANCIES)

Posted Date 7 months ago(1/6/2021 4:43 PM)
Job ID
2018-4116
Job Location
CA-ON-Mississauga | CA-ON-Etobicoke | CA-ON-Mississauga | CA-ON-Oakville | CA-ON-Milton
# Positions
1
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector, Healthcare and Medical Services
Company
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Career Level
Experienced

Job Description

We are amid a momentous time for health care in Ontario as we move towards a better connected system that creates more seamless care for patients. Home and Community Care Support Services Mississauga Halton is pivotal in this process. Entrusted through our provincial mandate to deliver health care across our region, we are finding better ways to provide services to the 1.2 million people in our communities through the delivery of high quality home and community care.

 

If you would like to make a fundamental difference, we invite you to bring your passion and knowledge to Home and Community Care Support Services Mississauga Halton. Join our dynamic team transforming the local health care system.

 

Are you an experienced registered nurse, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, or certified social worker (MSW) looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.

As a valued member of our Home and Community Care team, you will facilitate the journey through Ontario’s health care system by assessing referred patients, determining their health care needs and eligibility, and ensuring they receive the services and care they need, where and when they need them.

Whether you are working in our office, in a local hospital or in the community, you will have the opportunity to impact lives in your community, enjoy a balanced lifestyle, and be part of a great team that makes care happen.

 

We are currently looking for candidates for upcoming Care Coordinator opportunities. Please note that all external new hires must be available to attend a mandatory six weeks full-time (Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm) virtual Orientation. During the recruitment process, we will discuss when the Orientation will take place.     

 

What will you do?

  • In collaboration with patients and their families, assess care needs, determine eligibility for services, and develop individual care and service plans
  • Link patients with service providers
  • Coordinate and monitor care plan delivery
  • Establish a helping relationship with patients and their families
  • Balance patient needs and choices with available resources, ensuring patients’ values and preferences are respected

 

What must you have?

  • A registered health or social work professional including: registered nurse, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, or social worker
  • Membership, in good standing, with the applicable regulatory body:
  • College of Nurses of Ontario
  • College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
  • College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario
  • Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
  • 2+ years of recent experience in community health or a related field
  • Knowledge of the health care delivery system and community resources
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, assessment and decision-making skills
  • Effective time management skills, with the ability to work independently and co-operatively in a busy multidisciplinary environment
  • A valid driver’s licence and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Ability to use a computer in a Windows environment

 

What would give you the edge?

  • A University degree preferred (or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered)
  • Experience working with diverse patient groups, e.g., multicultural, homeless, palliative, acquired brain injury (ABI), mental health, geriatrics, pediatrics
  • Ability to speak French or another second language

 

Who we are

Home and Community Care Support Services Mississauga Halton is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace, committed to Employment Equity.  We welcome diversity in the workplace, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities.  We will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.  Applicants need to make their accommodation needs known when contacted.

 To receive any Home and Community Care Support Services Mississauga Halton document required by the Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act (AODA) and its standards, or to receive any public document on our website in an alternate format, please contact our Communications Department at 905-855-9090 or 1-877-336-9090.

This is a momentous time for health care in Ontario as we move towards a better connected system that creates more seamless care for patients. The Mississauga Halton LHIN is pivotal in this process. Entrusted with planning, funding, integrating and delivering health care across our region, we are finding better ways to provide high-quality services to the 1.2 million people that call our region home.

 

All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

 

 

 

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