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Posted Date 5 days ago(5/20/2020 12:26 PM)
  Manager, Home and Community Care - London (Full Time)   The Opportunity:    At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking one (1) Manager, Home and Community Care. This is a permanent full time opportunity located in the LHIN’s London location with the expectation for regular travel throughout the South West LHIN boundaries and occasional travel outside the South West region.   The successful incumbent will ensure effective and efficient services are provided to patients and their families through the provision of Care Coordination services and Coordinated Access to Facilities and Programs including Long Term Care.   What will you do?   As a Manager, Home and Community Care, you will:    - Manage the delivery and/or access to coordinated, quality community health care. - Participate in implementing, managing, and evaluating patient service delivery models in one or more specialty program areas. - Research critical service and/or operational delivery issues and recommend changes to patient services as needed. - Monitor and review caseload statistics and indicators for specialty area and team. - Build and maintain effective relationships with assigned regional health and social service agencies, physicians, and external service providers to partner in delivering quality patient care. - Participate in events to promote the South West LHIN objectives, activities, programs and services. - Manage performance of Care Coordinators, Direct Nurses, Patient Care Assistants, and Administrative Assistants, including coaching and conducting performance evaluations. - Manages the day-to-day activities of the Care Coordination team, promoting and instilling team cohesion and effectiveness. - Monitor service levels to ensure effective staff allocation.   What must you have?   Education:   - University Degree in Healthcare or Business Administration or combined education and experience.   Experience:   - Minimum of three (3) years’ recent and relevant management experience in a unionized environment. - Experience and knowledge of service delivery in a health care environment. - Experience in change management, project management, quality improvement.   Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:   - Knowledge of challenges and issues, and methods and techniques for outsourced/contracted services and service providers. - Knowledge of direct care/Care Coordination models used in community health care organizations. - Good knowledge of community resources (e.g., services and programs), and roles of health care professionals. - Knowledge of tools, systems and databases used in patient service delivery and management. - Knowledge of South West LHIN business strategies, objectives, priorities and programs, and related Patient Care priorities and plans. - Knowledge of the evolving role of LHINs, and the issues and priorities within the healthcare sector and how these impact patient service delivery. - Practical knowledge of relevant legislation (e.g., Long-Term Care Act, etc.)   Preferred Qualifications:   - Proficiency in a second language, particularly French. - An ambassador of workplace culture.   Who we are:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is June 4, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2020-4585
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 5 days ago(5/20/2020 12:25 PM)
Manager, Home and Community Care – Huron/Perth Counties (Full Time)   The Opportunity:    At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking one (1) Manager, Home and Community Care. This is a permanent full time opportunity located in Huron and Perth counties (the LHIN has office locations in Stratford and Seaforth) with the expectation for regular travel throughout the South West LHIN boundaries and occasional travel outside the South West region.   The successful incumbent will ensure effective and efficient services are provided to patients and their families through the provision of Care Coordination services and Coordinated Access to Facilities and Programs including Long Term Care.   What will you do?   As a Manager, Home and Community Care, you will:    - Manage the delivery and/or access to coordinated, quality community health care. - Participate in implementing, managing, and evaluating patient service delivery models in one or more specialty program areas. - Research critical service and/or operational delivery issues and recommend changes to patient services as needed. - Monitor and review caseload statistics and indicators for specialty area and team. - Build and maintain effective relationships with assigned regional health and social service agencies, physicians, and external service providers to partner in delivering quality patient care. - Participate in events to promote the South West LHIN objectives, activities, programs and services. - Manage performance of Care Coordinators, Direct Nurses, Patient Care Assistants, and Administrative Assistants, including coaching and conducting performance evaluations. - Manages the day-to-day activities of the Care Coordination team, promoting and instilling team cohesion and effectiveness. - Monitor service levels to ensure effective staff allocation.   What must you have?   Education:   - University Degree in Healthcare or Business Administration or combined education and experience.   Experience:   - Minimum of three (3) years’ recent and relevant management experience in a unionized environment. - Experience and knowledge of service delivery in a health care environment. - Experience in change management, project management, quality improvement.   Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:   - Knowledge of challenges and issues, and methods and techniques for outsourced/contracted services and service providers. - Knowledge of direct care/Care Coordination models used in community health care organizations. - Good knowledge of community resources (e.g., services and programs), and roles of health care professionals. - Knowledge of tools, systems and databases used in patient service delivery and management. - Knowledge of South West LHIN business strategies, objectives, priorities and programs, and related Patient Care priorities and plans. - Knowledge of the evolving role of LHINs, and the issues and priorities within the healthcare sector and how these impact patient service delivery. - Practical knowledge of relevant legislation (e.g., Long-Term Care Act, etc.)   Preferred Qualifications:   - Proficiency in a second language, particularly French. - An ambassador of workplace culture.   Who we are:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is June 4, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2020-4586
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/14/2020 3:44 PM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, or certified social worker (MSW) looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.   The South West LHIN is currently seeking a Care Coordinator to work in our Chronic/Community Team. The opportunity is a temporary full time assignment for a duration of five (5) months. The successful incumbent will operate primarily in their home-based office supporting patients and their loved ones at home within the local Bruce community.   As a valued member of our Home and Community Care portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?   - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.    
Job ID
2020-4584
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/13/2020 9:07 AM)
  Are you an experienced Nurse Practitioner looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.   The South West LHIN is currently seeking one permanent full time Nurse Practitioner. The successful incumbent will operate primarily in a home-based office supporting patients and their loved ones within the local Grey/Bruce community.   The Nurse Practitioner is a self­directed practitioner who provides holistic patient care based on advanced nursing and basic medical management knowledge and skills for a selected patient population.     What will you do?   As a Nurse Practitioner, you will:  - Provide care for medically complex patients in their own homes. - Provide palliative care for patients in their own homes as they near end of life. - Liaise with patients, families and all health care providers and using clinical assessment, monitoring and management skills to provide the best possible patient care. - Help patients to manage pain and symptoms and avoid unnecessary hospitalization. - Manage acute and episodic episodes of complex disease.   What must you have?   Education:   - Current certificate of registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO): Registered Nurse Certificate of  Competence with Extended Class. - Completion of a Nurse Practitioner Certificate. - Successful completion of the CNO Adult or Primary Care Nurse Practitioner examinations.   Experience:   - Minimum of two (2) years’ recent nursing experience with individuals who require end of life care. - Demonstrated use of theory and research/evidence based outcomes within own practice. - Clinical research experience – knowledge of basic research designs, measurement techniques and statistical   Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:   - Familiarity with Nursing Professional Practice Models. - Knowledge and experience in change theory and adult learning principles. - Knowledge and experience with the long term care system and the principles of patient & family-centered care. - Travel throughout the South West region may be required. - Effective interpersonal relationship and group/team skills. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Ability to work and communicate collaboratively in an interdisciplinary team environment, including ability to work with team members of diverse culture who may be providing alternative approaches to care. - Demonstrated leadership for the advancement of clinical practice and achievement of Program goals. - Highly developed critical thinking skills and ability to conceptualize and analyze problems. - Ability to be self­directed and function independently.   What would give you an advantage?  - Proficiency in a second language, particularly French; - Completion of Masters of Science in Nursing (MScN); - An ambassador of workplace culture.   Who we are:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 27, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2020-4583
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/13/2020 8:43 AM)
  Administrative Assistant – Owen Sound (Permanent Full Time)   The Opportunity:    At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking one (1) permanent full time Administrative Assistant in our Owen Sound location. The Assistant provides confidential administrative support to, and completes research on a variety of topics for, the Manager and their respective department.   The successful incumbent will prepare presentations, reports, correspondence, and coordinate meetings and calendars. The Administrative Assistant work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining accuracy and reliability of work performed.   What will you do?   As an Administrative Assistant, you will:  - Prioritize information needed, and prepare briefing materials and background documents for meetings or pending decisions for the Manager. - Prepare agendas and takes minutes at meetings. - Act as a liaison in matters involving committees of the Manager and matters requiring interdepartmental coordination. - Prioritize and manage the Manager’s calendar, set up meetings on his/her behalf and resolve scheduling conflicts - Handle logistics for travel, accommodation, seminars, meetings and presentations. - Directly respond or coordinate responses to requests for information from internal/external parties. - Develop and maintain a document management system. - Complete projects as assigned. - Maintain status reports for departmental projects. - Initiate and maintain data management reports and provide analysis for manager review.  What must you have?   Education:  - Community or College Diploma in Administration, Business, or a related field; or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Experience:  - Demonstrated experience providing a variety of complex administrative services to a team. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  - Comprehensive knowledge of and proficiency with PC based Hardware/software and inter/intranets - Proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, SharePoint, Adobe Acrobat Standard. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with staff at all levels, including the general public and to prepare/edit drafts. - Excellent time management, organizational and attention to detail skills and abilities to prioritize multiple, often conflicting demands. - Effective relationship management and interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively in a team and to portray a professional image of the LHIN. - Ability to organize and prioritize assignments based on knowledge of the LHIN and functional and portfolio areas to work effectively and efficiently for a number of staff with differing work styles. - Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.  Preferred Qualifications:  - Experience in a health care environment considered an asset. - Proficiency in a second language, particularly French. - An ambassador of workplace culture.  Who we are:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 27, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2020-4582
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/7/2020 11:23 AM)
Join us on our journey   Ontario’s health care system is evolving and, as part of Ontario Health, the Central West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), in close partnership with Ontario Health Teams (OHTs), is on the forefront of helping to build a modern, technologically supported health care system that will enable integrated teams of health care professionals to deliver the best possible care for improved patient outcomes. By building high-performing integrated care delivery systems that provide seamless, fully coordinated care for patients, OHTs will help to achieve better outcomes for patients across the province. As an essential component of an integrated and sustainable health care system, this includes a strong and robust Home and Community Care sector.     More than ever, your skills and experience are needed now and into the future, which is why we want you to join us in being part of the journey. We invite you to learn more about OHTs in our area by clicking here. The future of health care in Ontario is now. Join Ontario Health’s Central West LHIN team and together, we will build a healthier community for all.”   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.   We are currently recruiting for positions to work in the community, hospital and initial care team.   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, 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.     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? - 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 - BScN, if applicable - At least 1 year of experience in a community health setting, preferred - 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? - 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   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   A mosaic of geographic and cultural diversity, and home to 922,000+ 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. Our focus is on creating a better experience for paitients and those who care for them.       All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation 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.  
Job ID
2020-4581
Company
Central West LHIN
Job Location
Brampton,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:25 AM)
  Are you looking for a career in healthcare administration? You’re looking in the right place.   The Patient Care Assistant plays a key role in supporting patients throughout all stages of their healthcare journey.   As the first point of contact for patients, families, and service providers, the Patient Care Assistant demonstrates the integral qualities of a Patient-Centred Care approach when interacting with various stakeholders, whether answering incoming questions or providing system navigation.   What will you do?   Working in one of the LHIN’s office or hospital locations, the Patient Care Assistant triages important information to the Care Coordinator, and offers “real-time” solutions to patients, where appropriate. The Patient Care Assistant frequently interacts with various stakeholders by telephone and other communication methods, whether answering incoming questions or providing healthcare system navigation.   The Patient Care Assistant provides timely follow up on patient issues, and is responsible for ensuring accurate documentation in our patient databases. To support the Care Coordinator, the Patient Care Assistant also helps with managing a variety of tasks relevant to the Care Coordinator’s specific caseload.   What must you have?  - Secondary School Diploma or equivalent. - Certificate or Diploma in health care administration is an asset. - Minimum one (1) year of related experience, preferably in health care/medical administration or services. - Working knowledge of Medical Terminology. - Efficient computer literacy in patient health databases and Windows environment. - Proven team collaborator with excellent communication and conflict resolution skills. - Ability to prioritize competing requests and function well under pressure. - Consistently adheres to privacy legislation and confidentiality standards.  What would give you an advantage?  - Proficiency in a second language, particularly French. - Flexible work schedule (i.e., days, evenings, and weekends) to meet organizational needs. - Experience working with people from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. - An ambassador of workplace culture. Who we are:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59pm.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.   
Job ID
2020-4580
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:24 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, or certified social worker (MSW) looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.   The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is looking to grow our applicant pool with Care Coordinator candidates interested in future full time opportunities. The LHIN has offices in Woodstock, St. Thomas, London, Stratford, Seaforth, and Owen Sound. Should you be interested in either Temporary Full Time or Permanent Full Time opportunities, please apply with cover letter and resume, specifying the location(s) for which you would like to be considered.   As a valued member of our Home and Community Care portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.  
Job ID
2020-4579
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:23 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, 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 portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.   
Job ID
2020-4578
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:22 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, 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 portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.   
Job ID
2020-4577
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:21 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, 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 portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.   
Job ID
2020-4576
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:19 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, 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 portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.   
Job ID
2020-4575
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/1/2020 9:18 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), physiotherapist, occupational therapist, 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 portfolio, the Care Coordinator facilitates 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.   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 community 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?  - 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. - 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 license and access to a reliable vehicle. - Ability to use a computer in a Windows-based environment.  What would give you an advantage?  - 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:   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.    Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.   How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is May 31, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.   All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.  
Job ID
2020-4574
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/19/2020 9:09 PM)
With the current Pandemic situation, MHLHIN is currently in search of PSW, RN, RPN and Nursing Students to assist with LTC around the Mississauga Halton Region. For those interested kindly forward your resume and cover letter   All applications will be reviewed; however, those selected will be forwarded to the LTC organization.  
Job ID
2020-4571
Company
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Job Location
Mississauga,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/15/2020 11:15 AM)
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 seeking full-time Care Coordinators to work within hospitals and in the community.     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? - 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 - BScN or diploma in Nursing, if applicable - 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? - 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   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.   Through a dedicated team of 400+ employees, the Waterloo Wellington LHIN provides care to almost 39,000 patients each year, including more than 5,800 children. Our work ranges from providing information and referral services, to supporting transitions between hospital, adult day programs, long-term care, and respite or convalescent care.       All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2020-4570
Company
Waterloo Wellington LHIN
Job Location
Waterloo,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 months ago(3/18/2020 1:29 PM)
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 week full-time (Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm) orientation.  Scheduled orientation dates will be discussed during the recruitment process.   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 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community. 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.   We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.    
Job ID
2018-4116
Company
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Job Location
Mississauga,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 months ago(3/3/2020 10:57 AM)
***One Temporary Full-time position available at Humber River Hospital, Wilson Site***   Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), 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.     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? - 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? - 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   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community. The Central LHIN is responsible for planning, funding and integrating health services as well as delivering home and community care services for over 1.8 million people living in northern Toronto, parts of Etobicoke, York Region and South Simcoe County. This includes over $2 billion in funding to more than 90 health service providers such as hospitals, long-term care homes, community health centres, mental health and addiction service providers, and community support services.       All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   Central LHIN is committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.  Candidates requiring accommodation should advise Human Resources.  Support will be provided in accordance with the applicant's needs and in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.
Job ID
2020-4553
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 months ago(2/27/2020 4:10 PM)
We are currently recruiting a Nurse Practitioner - Palliative   Competition #:          FY1920-122 Date Posted:              February 27, 2020 Date Closed:              Until Filled Start Date:                 Immediately Reports to:                 Manager, Palliative, Home and Community Care Category:                   Temporary Full-time until March 2021 Team:                         Palliative Primary assigned location:                           2655 North Sheridan Way, Ste 140   POSITION SUMMARY   Reporting to the Manager, Palliative Care, as an integrated member of the Palliative Care Team, the Nurse Practitioner (NP) supports the Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) Palliative Program and the Mississauga Halton LHIN Palliative Care Regional Programing to ensure high quality, patient-centered hospice palliative care across all care settings in the Mississauga Halton region.  The NP provides support to the Palliative Care Team and specialist providers to address palliative care needs and increase capacity within the region to provide palliative and end of life care in the community. Critical to the NP role is the provision of direct nursing services to support patients with palliative needs and their families. The NP broad scope practice will support seamless integration of hospice palliative care at the primary, secondary and tertiary care level; serving as clinician, educator, collaborator and advocate. At the primary level, the incumbent works as an integral member of the Palliative Care Team, assisting in building team capacity to provide care and clinical management; at the secondary level, engaging in shared care with primary and specialist providers, to address more complex palliative care needs; and at the tertiary level facilitating access to and seamless transition to and from tertiary services.     Working collaboratively across the health care system, the NP provides expert direct clinical palliative care and leadership to support seamless, integrated care delivery. In this leadership role, the NP will work in all domains consistent with advanced practice nursing (leadership, clinical care, consultation/collaboration, facilitation and research). Within this scope, the NP will provide home/office/hospital visits and telephone and face-to-face consultation, and crisis response, The NP is also responsible for education, knowledge transfer and best practice implementation, mentorship and professional development, through coaching inter-professional teams involved in the circle of support.   The role includes stakeholder engagement, participation in local, regional and provincial committees and a leadership role to implement improvements in Mississauga Halton LHIN and within the Mississauga Halton Palliative Care Network. The NP supports an organizational culture that promotes professional growth and continuous learning, program development and evaluation, and effective inter-professional teams.   DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES   Expert Clinical Practice - Provides palliative and end-of-life direct care to patients within the scope of practice, supporting patient/caregiver and their circle of care to receive community-based care as long as possible and support patient death in place of choice - As part of a team of NPs, provides expert clinical care to complex palliative patients and expert clinical advice to the inter-professional team, including for example, primary care physicians, specialists, care coordinators, and community nurses on the management of pain and symptoms, psychosocial support and therapeutic interventions - Participates in shared care roles with the primary care team as well as specialists - Ensures rapid response capacity - Provides advanced care planning; develop goals of care and/or initiate end of life conversations - Responsible for home/office/hospital visits to complex palliative patients and their families for the purpose of completing comprehensive clinical assessments and building capacity within the primary team - Contributes to the development of comprehensive shared care plans in consultation with Care Coordinators, service providers, primary care physicians and others - Participates in patient rounds and case conferences with palliative care teams in hospital(s) to identify complex palliative needs and support safe and successful transitioning back to the community/home; prioritizes responsibility to ensure crisis management/urgent needs are supported - Adopts regional and provincial targets as performance goals and measures - Supports Most Responsible Practitioner (Family Physician/Palliative Physician/Other)  to ensure continuity of medical/clinical care for individuals with complex palliative needs across primary, acute, community and specialized palliative care sectors in relation to coordinated management approaches, information exchange and relationships with the patient and family - Identifies complex needs that may require tertiary intervention - Identifies complex needs that may require tertiary intervention and takes appropriate action - Provides evening support to the inter-professional and primary care team for the purposes of assistance with problem solving and decision-making and telephone or face to face visits as required Leadership - Collaborates with Mississauga Halton LHIN administration to work towards provincial goals of “death in place of choice” and building organizational and regional capacity to care for patients within the system of home and community care - Assists in the development of palliative care program policies and procedures including development of content for education and orientation materials - Advocates for individuals, families for health system policies - Identifies Mississauga Halton LHIN and regional learning needs and finds/develops programs/resources to meet those needs in collaboration with Learning & Organizational Development teams where applicable - Mentors and coaches nursing colleagues, other team members in the circle of care and students - Advocates for and promotes the importance of access to hospice palliative care - Contributes to and advocates for an organizational culture that promotes professional growth, continuous learning and collaborative practice - Identifies gaps in the palliative care system and develops partnerships to facilitate and manage change - Advises patients, colleagues, the community, health care institutions and policy makers on issues related to hospice palliative care nursing and health care - Participates in local, provincial, national palliative care organizations and initiatives; and professional nursing organizations  Best Practice Implementation and Knowledge Transfer - Participates in the identification of the clinical educational needs of the inter-professional team/Circle of Care; facilitates and participates in the planning and delivery of education to meet those needs - Provides mentorship and models critical thinking, problem solving and the use of evidence to guide decision making amongst all members of the health care team and help guide system design - Participates in scholarly activities at academic centres - Participates in and/or represents the Mississauga Halton LHIN at conferences submitting abstracts and presenting - Assists in the creation of a shared cared partnership with primary care, palliative care and when needed acute care services - Evaluates current practices at the individual and systems level in light of research findings and assists with adoption and implementation of best practice - Participates in research activities within scope of practices - Critiques, interprets, applies and disseminates evidence-based findings - Contributes to nursing and HPC system by disseminating new knowledge through formal and informal channels including presentation, publication at the local, regional, national and international level   QUALIFICATIONS   Education, Training & Experience - Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario in the Extended Class - Nurse Practitioner Program with a BScN (Masters level degree in Nursing preferred) - Canadian Nursing Association Certification in Hospice Palliative Care or relevant speciality certification an asset - Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in Palliative Care Nursing, preferably in a community setting - Demonstrated experience with proven team building abilities and experience in advancing the clinical practice of multiple health disciplines - Demonstrated advanced knowledge/experience in consultation and ethical decision-making - Demonstrated use of theory and evidence to advance clinical practice and outcomes - Ability to communicate in French or other languages an asset   To apply for this vacancy please submit and resume with cover letter referencing FY1920-122 via the folloiwng link www.lhinjobs.ca or vist the Mississauga Halton LHIN Career Opportunity page at lhinjobs.ca   Please note, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.   Mississauga Halton LHIN 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 Mississauga Halton LHIN 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.  
Job ID
2020-4540
Company
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Job Location
Mississauga,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(2/7/2020 3:00 PM)
Are you an experienced registered nurse, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, social worker (MSW), or registered dietitian 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. Closing Date for Applications: February 6, 2020 by 4:30 PM 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? - 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 Services Workers - College of Dietitians of Ontario - 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? - 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   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community. Located in the heart of Canada’s most multicultural city, the Toronto Central LHIN serves a unique, diverse population of 1.5 million residents, with many low-income and single-parent families. Our LHIN’s 600+ employees include a team of dedicated Care Coordinators working with 24 hospitals, 150 community-based service agencies, 37 long-term care homes, 22 service providers and 13 community health centres to meet client needs.  All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.
Job ID
2019-4455
Company
Toronto Central LHIN
Job Location
Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(2/5/2020 12:14 PM)
***Temporary Full-time Position Available at Mackenzie Health Richmond Hill Hospital***   Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), 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.       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? - 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? - 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   Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community. The Central LHIN is responsible for planning, funding and integrating health services as well as delivering home and community care services for over 1.8 million people living in northern Toronto, parts of Etobicoke, York Region and South Simcoe County. This includes over $2 billion in funding to more than 90 health service providers such as hospitals, long-term care homes, community health centres, mental health and addiction service providers, and community support services.       All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.   Central LHIN is committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.  Candidates requiring accommodation should advise Human Resources.  Support will be provided in accordance with the applicant's needs and in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.
Job ID
2020-4529
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada