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North East Local Health Integration Network

The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is dedicated to leading a high quality integrated health system for people living in Northeastern Ontario. The NE LHIN plans, funds and works to integrate health services across the region.  The NE LHIN is also responsible for the delivery of quality home and community care services for people who call Northeastern Ontario home.  As a health system manager, we need ambitious, creative people who are motivated to make a difference in their community, prepared to challenge the status quo and ready to use their diverse skills to strengthen the system of care for Northerners. We're looking for the right people with the right skills to achieve our strategic priorities and vision of providing quality health care when Northerners need it.



Position:  Care Coordinator (#190-18)

Region:  Algoma

Description:  

JOB POSTING #190-18                                                                                                                  

 

POSTING DATE: October 10, 2018

                                                                                                    

JOB TITLE:                         Care Coordinator – Temporary, Full-Time

INITIAL ASSIGNMENT:  Access Acute (SM CC Access Acute-007)

BARGAINING AGENT:    ONA

LOCATION:                        Sault Ste. Marie  

LANGUAGE(S):                   English

EFFECTIVE DATE:          January 2, 2019 to October 25, 2019

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Care Coordinator completes assessments to determine patient eligibility and coordinates ongoing services with service providers to address patient needs and ensure the most effective use of resources.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Registered Nurse in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • In-depth knowledge of home health care and other community resources in the LHIN;
  • Demonstrated case management, assessment, and interviewing skills;
  • Problem-solving, good judgement and decision-making skill and ability;
  • Proven ability to prioritize professional duties, manage multiple patients, and efficiently organize workload;
  • Established ability to accurately complete required documentation, reports, forms, and recommendations;
  • Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills;
  • Proven ability to communicate information effectively through a variety of means;
  • Effective listening, observation, and facilitation skills;
  • Good understanding of the roles of other health care professionals affiliated with the Home and Community Care portfolio;
  • Knowledge of funding agencies available to support patients;
  • Practical knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the standards of practice and professional guidelines set forth by the College of Nurses of Ontario;
  • Working knowledge of computer software and Microsoft Office applications;
  • Must have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle;
  • Advanced oral and written proficiency in English is essential.


Salary:  To be discussed

Terms of Employment:  Temporary, Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Friday, November 30, 2018

How to Apply:  

The NE LHIN is an equal opportunity employer.  Personal information submitted will be used only for the purpose of determining suitability for this vacancy.  All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Interested persons are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by e-mail to:

 

nelhinemployment@lhins.on.ca

 

Applications received after the date noted above may be considered unless seniority is the determining factor in selecting the successful candidate.

 

Please refer to posting #190-18 when applying.



Location:  Sault Ste. Marie

Profession Type:  Case Management

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