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Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/6/2021 4:43 PM)
Ontario’s health care system is evolving and, as part of Ontario Health, the Mississauga Halton 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 Mississauga Halton 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. 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 1 year ago(11/5/2019 11:53 AM)
Updated on December 10, 2020 Loooking for Team Assistants - Temporary Full Time and Full Time positions Are you highly organized, detail-oriented and able to work accurately in a busy environment with frequent interruptions? Are you looking to make a difference in your community? Take a look at this exciting opportunity. As a valued member of our Home and Community Care team, you will provide support for the assigned Care Coordinator team in their daily activities to ensure that clients receive prompt, effective customer service. By applying your healthcare administrative support experience, 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? - Provide administrative support services to Care Coordinators - Process new referrals, and orders for services, supplies and equipment - Process and assist in managing confidential client records - Enter, update and maintain a high volume of client data in the electronic database - Answer a high volume of telephone inquiries from clients, families and service providers, and refer callers as appropriate - Provide back-up support to other positions, as required What must you have? - A college diploma or degree in the health or social services field, or equivalent experience - 2+ years’ related office experience - Accurate keyboarding/data-entry skills - Proficiency with database software, MS Word and Excel - Excellent organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision - Advanced multi-tasking skills, with the ability to meet performance and service goals - Very good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team and interact tactfully and sensitively with clients from wide-ranging cultural, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds - Excellent oral and written communication skills   What would give you the edge? - Familiarity with medical terminology, and office administrative procedures/concepts - Knowledge of LHIN services - 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 clients, 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
2019-4465
Company
Toronto Central LHIN
Job Location
Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 11 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 4 months ago(9/10/2020 1:14 PM)
PART TIME Care Coordinators (Case Managers) needed 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.   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
2020-4646
Company
Toronto Central LHIN
Job Location
Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(9/18/2020 1:29 PM)
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
2020-4652
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(9/18/2020 1:32 PM)
Are you highly organized, detail-oriented and able to work accurately in a busy environment with frequent interruptions? Are you looking to make a difference in your community? Take a look at this exciting opportunity.   As a valued member of our Home and Community Care team, you will provide support for the assigned Care Coordinator team in their daily activities to ensure that patients receive prompt, effective customer service.   By applying your healthcare administrative support experience, 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? - Provide administrative support services to Care Coordinators - Process new referrals, and orders for services, supplies and equipment - Process and assist in managing confidential patient records - Enter, update and maintain a high volume of patient data in the electronic database - Answer a high volume of telephone inquiries from patients, families and service providers, and refer callers as appropriate - Provide back-up support to other positions, as required     What must you have? - A Grade 12 diploma plus a community college business/office administration or medical diploma - 2+ years’ related office experience - Accurate keyboarding/data-entry skills - Proficiency with database software, MS Word and Excel - Excellent organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision - Advanced multi-tasking skills, with the ability to meet performance and service goals - Very good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team and interact tactfully and sensitively with patients from wide-ranging cultural, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds - Excellent oral and written communication skills      What would give you the edge? - Familiarity with medical terminology, and office administrative procedures/concepts - Knowledge of LHIN services - 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
2020-4653
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(9/18/2020 2:06 PM)
We are currently recruiting for Team Assitants to support Covid-19 Testing/IPAC teams (multiple positions)   Start Date:    as soon as possible Category:    Temporary Full-time (approx. 3 months with possibility to extend) Team:    Central Region COVID - Assessment Team Schedule:    Days, evenings and weekends Location & Details:   Employees will be assigned to work primarily within their home LHIN geography. Some travel may be required to support work across the Central Region.  Training will be provided.                                                                                     POSITION OUTLINE: Ontario is working with its partners in the health care system implementing a robust plan to prevent, monitor for, detect and, if needed, isolate any cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. Accessible testing and Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) Auditing and education are key elements of the plan. Central Region will be supporting testing and assessment and IPAC auditing and education activities with a dedicated team covering the central region geography across the continuum. The Team Assistant role will provide administrative support work within congregate settings, assessment centers, schools, worksites and ad hoc pop-up assessment centres. Administrative support will include registration, scribing, requisition, labels and data collection and input. QUALIFIFCATIONS - Minimum Secondary School graduate - Familiarity with medical terminology, office administrative procedures/concepts and knowledge of LHIN services would be an asset - Minimum two years office experience - Advanced keyboarding skills - Proficiency with database software, Microsoft Word and Excel - Excellent organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision - Advanced multitasking skills with ability to meet production and service standards - Very good interpersonal skills including the ability to function as part of a team and interact with different cultures with tact and diplomacy - Very good communications skills, both oral and written - French language is an asset                                                             
Job ID
2020-4654
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 4 months ago(9/24/2020 1:17 PM)
We are currently recruiting for Care Coordinators: focus on COVID-19 Tester/IPAC Extender function (multiple positions)   Start Date:           as soon as possible Category:            Temporary Full-time (approx. 3 months with possibility to extend) Team:                  Central Region COVID - Assessment Team Schedule:             Days, evenings and weekends (hours of operation 8:00 am to 8:00 pm) Location & Details:    Employees will be assigned to work primarily within their home LHIN geography. Some travel may be required to support work across the Central Region. Training will be provided.                                                                                     POSITION OUTLINE:   Ontario is working with its partners in the health care system implementing a robust plan to prevent, monitor for, detect and, if needed, isolate any cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.  Accessible testing and Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) Auditing and education are key elements of the plan.  Central Region will be supporting testing and assessment and IPAC auditing and education activities with a dedicated team covering the central region geography across the continuum.              The team will consist of approximately 100 Testers/IPAC Extenders who will conduct testing in congregate settings, assessment centers, schools, worksites and ad hoc pop-up assessment centres.  The team will also provide health promotion and infection prevention education to a variety of stakeholders including but not limited to long-term care homes, retirement homes, congregate settings, physicians, patients, families and community partners. Specifically, the team will assess the various sites for IPAC-related issues, processes, gaps, and need for training of others in the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE), hand hygiene, environmental cleaning, and other IPAC-related topics and providing follow-up and ongoing IPAC support in consultation with Public Health.  While the initial assignment will focused on the Testing and IPAC Extenders functions, individuals may revert to performing their primary home position functions when the volumes decline in the community.   In preparation for COVID-19 Wave Two, Ontario’s Ministry of Health is actively exploring the development of Influenza-like Illness (ILI) Clinics that will be designated to support Ontarians who are experiencing influenza like symptoms and require medical intervention and symptom management.   The Tester/IPAC Extender role may be required to support these clinics by providing testing, education and conducting patient assessments.   QUALIFIFCATIONS - Position of Care Coordinator - Require Registered Nurse (BScN or diploma) or Occupational Therapists in good standing with their respective college to conduct testing function - Regulated health care professional (OT, PT, RN, and SW) in good standing with their respective college/association to perform IPAC Extender function - Community nursing experience an asset - Advanced assessment and diagnostic reasoning skills - Effective interpersonal and communication skills - Ability to assess and communicate - Knowledge of community organizations and resources - Knowledge of direct care / case management models used in community health care organizations - Effective organizational and planning skills - Basic proficiency with computerized information systems - French language is an asset - Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle     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
2020-4658
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/13/2020 10:02 AM)
Updated on December 10, 2020  Looking for Care Coordinators - Temporary Full Time, 1 year 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.   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
2020-4678
Company
Toronto Central LHIN
Job Location
Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 months ago(11/17/2020 11:24 AM)
Care Coordinator  Regular Part Time  Home and Community Care - Hospital  Initial Location MRHH   POSITION SUMMARY Reporting to the Senior Manager, Home and Community Care, the Hospital Care Coordinator in collaboration with the patient, physician, caregiver and/or family, develops treatment goals, service and discharge plans in a fiscally responsible manner through in hospital face-to-face assessments. In partnership with the hospital, the Care Coordinator promotes awareness of the services of the LHIN and acts as an entry point to the community health care system. In the event of ineligible patients, the Care Coordinator also identifies/determines alternative sources of assistance.   SHIFT REQUIREMENTS  Variable hours including rotating days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays. Scheduled hours and days require flexibility in order to meet the needs of the Central LHIN and its patients. Initial area and/or schedule may change in order to facilitate the needs of the Central LHIN in accordance with the Collective Agreement.   SALARY RANGE As per collective agreement.   SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS    - Degree in a regulated health profession (BScN, BScPT, BScOT, MSW, MScSP); or Diploma in nursing along with relevant certificate programs or relevant LHIN experience. - Degree in Nursing (BScN) preferred. - Current registration with the appropriate regulating college. - Two years’ experience in care coordination, or advocacy and discharge planning in a healthcare setting. - Knowledge of community and government resources and relevant legislation. - Excellent assessment, negotiation and problem solving skills. - Excellent interpersonal, communication, organization and time management skills. - Bilingualism (English/French) considered an asset. - Excellent team player who is capable of working both independently and interdependently. - Ability to build and maintain relationships with hospital staff and manage conflicting priorities. - Must be able to practice in a culturally sensitive manner. - Ability to work in a fast-paced, physically demanding hospital environment. - Ability to wear protective masks as required. - Accurate and efficient keyboarding skills and ability to use a mouse. - Regular attendance at work is required. 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
2020-4708
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/4/2021 11:29 AM)
We are currently recruiting for Care Coordinators with a focus on COVID-19 Tester/IPAC Extender functions Start Date: as soon as possible Category:  Temporary Full-time (approx. 3 months with possibility to extend) Team:  Central Region COVID - Assessment Team Schedule:  Days, evenings and weekends (hours of operation 8:00 am to 8:00 pm) Location & Details:  Employees will be assigned to work primarily within the Mississauga Halton LHIN geography. Some travel may be required to support work across the Central Region LHIN. Training will be provided. POSITION OUTLINE: Ontario is working with its partners in the health care system implementing a robust plan to prevent, monitor for, detect and, if needed, isolate any cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. Accessible testing and Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) Auditing and education are key elements of the plan. Central Region will be supporting testing and assessment and IPAC auditing and education activities with a dedicated team covering the central region geography across the continuum. The team will consist of approximately 100 Testers/IPAC Extenders who will conduct testing in congregate settings, assessment centers, schools, worksites and ad hoc pop-up assessment centres. The team will also provide health promotion and infection prevention education to a variety of stakeholders including but not limited to long-term care homes, retirement homes, congregate settings, physicians, patients, families and community partners. Specifically, the team will assess the various sites for IPAC-related issues, processes, gaps, and need for training of others in the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE), hand hygiene, environmental cleaning, and other IPAC-related topics and providing follow-up and ongoing IPAC support in consultation with Public Health. While the initial assignment will focused on the Testing and IPAC Extenders functions, individuals may revert to performing their primary home position functions when the volumes decline in the community. In preparation for COVID-19 Wave Two, Ontario’s Ministry of Health is actively exploring the development of Influenza-like Illness (ILI) Clinics that will be designated to support Ontarians who are experiencing influenza like symptoms and require medical intervention and symptom management.   The Tester/IPAC Extender role may be required to support these clinics by providing testing, education and conducting patient assessments. QUALIFIFCATIONS - Require Registered Nurse (BScN or diploma) or Occupational Therapists in good standing with their respective college to conduct testing function - Regulated health care professional (OT, PT, RN, and SW) in good standing with their respective college/association to perform IPAC Extender function - Community nursing experience an asset - Advanced assessment and diagnostic reasoning skills - Effective interpersonal and communication skills - Ability to assess and communicate - Knowledge of community organizations and resources - Knowledge of direct care / case management models used in community health care organizations - Effective organizational and planning skills - Basic proficiency with computerized information systems - French language is an asset - Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle
Job ID
2020-4714
Company
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Job Location
Mississauga,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 1 month ago(12/10/2020 8:19 AM)
Reporting to the Senior Manager, Home and Community Care, the Hospital Care Coordinator in collaboration with the patient, physician, caregiver and/or family, develops treatment goals, service and discharge plans in a fiscally responsible manner through in hospital face-to-face assessments. In partnership with the hospital, the Care Coordinator promotes awareness of the services of the LHIN and acts as an entry point to the community health care system. In the event of ineligible patients, the Care Coordinator also identifies/determines alternative sources of assistance.   SHIFT REQUIREMENTS  Variable hours including rotating days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays. Scheduled hours and days require flexibility in order to meet the needs of the Central LHIN and its patients. Initial area and/or schedule may change in order to facilitate the needs of the Central LHIN in accordance with the Collective Agreement.   SALARY RANGE As per collective agreement.   QUALIFICATIONS    - Degree in a regulated health profession (BScN, BScPT, BScOT, MSW, MScSP); or Diploma in nursing along with relevant certificate programs or relevant LHIN experience. - Degree in Nursing (BScN) preferred. - Current registration with the appropriate regulating college. - Two years’ experience in care coordination, or advocacy and discharge planning with long term care placements in a healthcare setting. - Experience working with ALC (Alternative Level of Care) patients discharged to long term care placements. - A keen understanding and one (1) year of experience with the LTC placement process including completion of the interRAI-HC (Resident Assessment Instrument), capacity evaluation and behavioural assessment tool. - Knowledge of community and government resources and relevant legislation. - Excellent assessment, negotiation and problem solving skills. - Excellent interpersonal, communication, organization and time management skills. - Bilingualism (English/French) considered an asset. - Excellent team player who is capable of working both independently and interdependently. - Ability to build and maintain relationships with hospital staff and manage conflicting priorities. - Must be able to practice in a culturally sensitive manner. - Ability to work in a fast-paced, physically demanding hospital environment. - Ability to wear protective masks as required. - Accurate and efficient keyboarding skills and ability to use a mouse. - Regular attendance at work is required. - Some travel between the Humber River Regional Hospital Church Site and the Humber River Regional Hospital Finch Site will be required.
Job ID
2020-4730
Company
Central LHIN
Job Location
Markham ON,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 1 month ago(12/10/2020 3:58 PM)
Are you highly organized, detail-oriented and able to work accurately in a busy environment with frequent interruptions? Are you looking to make a difference in your community? Take a look at this exciting opportunity.   As a valued member of our Home and Community Care team, you will provide support for the assigned Care Coordinator team in their daily activities to ensure that patients receive prompt, effective customer service. By applying your healthcare administrative support experience, 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.   As a Team Assistant, here is what you can expect:   What will you do? - Provide administrative support services to Care Coordinators - Process new referrals, and orders for services, supplies and equipment - Process and assist in managing confidential patient records - Enter, update and maintain a high volume of patient data in the electronic database - Answer a high volume of telephone inquiries from patients, families and service providers, and refer callers as appropriate - Provide back-up support to other positions, as required   What must you have? - A Grade 12 diploma (minimum) - 2+ years’ related office experience - Accurate keyboarding/data-entry skills - Proficiency with database software, MS Word and Excel - Excellent organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision - Advanced multi-tasking skills, with the ability to meet performance and service goals - Very good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team and interact tactfully and sensitively with patients from wide-ranging cultural, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds - Excellent oral and written communication skills   What would give you the edge? - A college diploma in the health or social services field, or business/office administration - Familiarity with medical terminology, and office administrative procedures/concepts - Knowledge of LHIN services - 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
2020-4732
Company
Waterloo Wellington LHIN
Job Location
Waterloo,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4735
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4736
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4737
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/6/2021 9:08 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 January 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
2020-4738
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/6/2021 9:09 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4739
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4740
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 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 January 31, 2021 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
2020-4741
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada