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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
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/1/2021 12:00 AM)
  Are you a registered nurse (BScN) experienced in palliative care and looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.    The South West LHIN is currently seeking Registered Nurses for our Complex Team supporting medically complex and palliative/end of life patients in the South West. Interested applicants may have opportunity to work in London, Woodstock, St. Thomas, Stratford, Seaforth, or Owen Sound.   As a valued member of our Home and Community Care portfolio, the Complex 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.   As a Complex Care Coordinator, 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?   - Work in close collaboration with system partners to provide care for the Complex Palliative population. - Link patients with community service providers to maintain the patient’s safety in their own home while prioritizing the prevention of hospital admission or ED visits and possibly delaying or avoiding admission to Long-Term Care. - Provide a RAI-HC assessment within one (1) week of a patient's discharge from ED or hospital and a minimum of every 90 days. - Have significant interaction with hospital partners and our LHIN hospital teams to support effective transition of patients from hospital to home. - 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 College of Nurses of Ontario. - Minimum of five (5) years’ related professional experience. - Training/certification specific to palliative care (i.e., Fundamentals, LEAP, CAPCE). - Superior communication, interpersonal, and conflict resolution skills with high emotional intelligence. - Knowledge of the health care delivery system and community resources. - Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.   What would give you an advantage?  - Ability to speak French or another second language. - Experience and proficiency with RAI-HC assessment tools.   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.   The South West LHIN recognizes that ensuring the best health outcomes starts with empowering its greatest resource, employees. Due to the incredible success of its wellness program available to all staff, the South West LHIN is a recipient of the 2019 Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employers Award, making it a recognized organization in supporting employee health and safety.    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
2020-4742
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/5/2021 8:44 AM)
  Program Lead, ARCHES (Transition Care Beds) – Various/Remote (Contract FT to March 2022)   The Opportunity:    At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking one (1) Program Lead for our ARCHES Program for a full time contract opportunity until March 2022. The Lead will guide and execute the South West LHIN’s transitional care program within the Home Care sector.   As a member Home and Community Care team, the Lead provides the ARCHES program with administrative support and leadership. This role will support Patient Care Managers, Care Coordinators, and Health System Partners (i.e., Retirement Homes, Hospitals and Service Providers) with information and access to the ARCHES program across the South West. The Lead will establish or maintain processes and strategies to ensure accurate and timely reporting on the status of bed availability within the region. The Lead will be responsible to ensure the program maintains occupancy and the flow of patients is optimal. The Lead will consult on issues and, where necessary, will assist staff to handle and resolve issues in a timely and effective manner, engaging the escalation process as required. The lead will coordinate and facilitate the regular connections with the regional ARCHES teams.   What will you do?   As the Lead for the ARCHES Program, you will:  - Manage patient access to transitional care, and manage the overall delivery of the ARCHES program. - Complete performance management duties including the monitoring of metrics and compliance auditing. - Participate in implementing, leading processes, and evaluating transitional care across the sub-regions. - Research critical service and/or operational delivery issues and recommend changes to program as needed. - Monitor and review statistics and develop reports for Director, Home and Community Care. - Build and maintain effective relationships with Patient Care Managers, Home and Community Care staff, and Health System Partners. - Establish and maintain excellent communication with partners with respects to program deliverables, planning and opportunities for collaboration. - Represent the South West LHIN during weekly connections with the Transitional Care programs. - Work collaboratively with partners to address program needs and achieve targets. - Establish and identify capacity and program plans in conjunction with system leaders. - Manage the day-to-day access and flow of the Transitional bed in collaboration with partners. - Lead the development and delivery of the program communication plan.   Location:   This position is located within the South West LHIN’s region. The Lead role is currently a “work from home” position given our pandemic environment.   What must you have?   Education: - University Degree in Healthcare or Business Administration or combined education and experience.    Experience: - Experience with, and knowledge of, service delivery in a health care environment. - Experience in change management, project management, quality improvement.   Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  - Specialized knowledge regarding specialty area(s) assigned – related policies and procedures, issues and challenges. - Demonstrated leadership abilities to form effective working relationships with internal and external customers and clients as well as build and lead teams through system level change. - Knowledge of challenges and issues, methods and techniques for outsourced/contracted services and service providers. - Good knowledge of community resources (e.g., services and programs), and roles of health care professionals. - Knowledge of tools, systems and databases used in client service delivery and management. - Knowledge of South West LHIN business strategies, objectives, priorities and programs, and related Client Services priorities and plans. - Strong planning and organizing skills. - Ability to use MS Office applications (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.). - Strong collaboration skills to participate on projects and committees with colleagues across the South West LHIN or local community agencies. - Ability to deliver information effectively and interpret data clearly in a variety of settings. - Good coaching and communication skills to provide instructions and guidance to staff with respect to activities, challenges and questions.    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.   The South West LHIN recognizes that ensuring the best health outcomes starts with empowering its greatest resource, employees. Due to the incredible success of its wellness program available to all staff, the South West LHIN is a recipient of the 2019 Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employers Award, making it a recognized organization in supporting employee health and safety.      How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is 19 January 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
2021-4744
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/5/2021 11:02 AM)
  Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN) looking for a different kind of practice environment? You’re looking in the right place.   At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network is seeking one (1) Rapid Response Nurse; the opportunity is a temporary full time assignment for a duration of 3 months. The successful incumbent will operate primarily in their home-based office supporting patients and their loved ones at home within the local Oxford community. The successful candidate is welcome to be considered for other employment following completion of the assignment.   Rapid Response Nurses provide the first in-home nursing visit within 24-48 hours from hospital discharge for high-needs patients. During this visit, the nurse will confirm the patient hospital discharge care plan, communicate the importance of primary care to avoid re-hospitalization, and perform medication reconciliation for the patient.   What will you do?   As a Rapid Response Nurse, you will:  - Review the discharge care plan and confirm outstanding medical tests have been scheduled and the patient has organized transportation to appointments. - Either directly, or in partnership with a pharmacist, ensure new prescriptions are filled and conduct a medication reconciliation to confirm no drug interactions or contraindications. Review medication protocol with patient and caregiver and answer any questions. - Initiate contact with primary care physician/team and provide an update on patient acute health event and post-discharge regime. Recommend and facilitate, as appropriate, a one-week patient follow-up visit with the primary care physician/team - Gather initial and ongoing information using standardized assessment tools. - Provide direct care to patients and liaise with other community care team members regarding assessments and recommendations to the care plan and safely transfer care within the team. - Identify patients requiring an accelerated assessment and home care services and work with the Care Coordinator to facilitate the home assessment visit. - Inform and support the Care Coordinator developing the patient’s care plan and ensuring inclusion of the primary care physician/team and pharmacist in the ongoing larger health care team. - Answer any questions or concerns of the patient and caregiver, and provide LHIN VIP phone number for support. - Act as a spokesperson as required, and interpret the role of the LHIN to patients, health care professionals. and to the public. Ensure positive public relations and effective co-ordination of services across sectors through ongoing liaison and participation on internal and external committees. - Receive, prioritize and take timely action regarding new referrals. - Develop and build relationships with patients, and their circle of care, by utilizing various forms of communication including face-to-face and telephone/virtual visits.   Location: This position is located within Oxford County.     What must you have?   Education:  - Registered Nurse (RN) in good standing with their regulatory body.    Experience:  - Minimum of five (5) years’ relevant experience as a Registered Nurse.   Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  - Working knowledge of community resources and roles of health care professional - Solid knowledge of health care related legislation and practices - Knowledge of direct care/care coordination models used in community health care organizations - Demonstrated proficiency with computer navigation and data inputting - Able to communicate with patients, their families, and other relevant individuals in order to follow through with care plan directives. - Demonstrated awareness of cultural diversity, as well as ability to behave discreetly and sensitively to confidential issues.   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.   The South West LHIN recognizes that ensuring the best health outcomes starts with empowering its greatest resource, employees. Due to the incredible success of its wellness program available to all staff, the South West LHIN is a recipient of the 2019 Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employers Award, making it a recognized organization in supporting employee health and safety.    How do I apply?   Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is 19 January 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
2021-4745
Company
South West LHIN
Job Location
London,Ontario,Canada