Health Careers For ERIE ST CLAIR

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Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network

The Erie St. Clair LHIN assists individuals in accessing community health care services and information. The LHIN works with eligible patient’s and arranges for professional services, with Contracted Service Providers, such as nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language services, social work, nutritional counseling, personal support, and medical supplies, to help patients reach the best possible level of health and independence while remaining in their home.



Position:  Temporary Full Time and Part Time Care Coordinators

Region:  Chatham – Kent

Description:  

The LHIN Care Coordinator is a health care professional who works with patients and their families and/or caregivers to help develop a plan of care that helps patients meet their healthcare needs and goals for independence. The Care Coordinator determines patient eligibility for LHIN services and assesses their needs. The Care Coordinator:

 -Completes an assessment
 -Develops health goals with the patient and their caregiver
 -Assists individuals to access resources through community support agencies
 -Provides support for eligible individuals through contracted service provider agencies
 -Monitors and reassesses patient needs to ensure that their plan of care remains up-to-date and revises the plan as needed
 -Helps the patient apply for Adult Day Programs and for residency in Long-Term Care Homes

We are currently seeking Care Coordinators to work in a variety of settings (hospital, office, community) to join our team and provide an effective, seamless delivery of health care services to our community. Using your proficiency in computer skills, you will perform face-to-face assessments by documenting information on a laptop computer while visiting with patients in their homes or the hospital. You will also provide information and referral services to non-eligible patients to help them navigate through the complexities of the health care environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:
-A Baccalaureate degree from a recognized university in a health-related field such as Nursing (and/or a combination of nursing education, training and experience), Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy,or Social Work (MSW required)

-At least two years of relevant work experience; and current registration with a college recognized by the RHPA

-Excellent interpersonal communication skills

-An oral/written proficiency with Canada’s two official languages will be looked upon favourably.

-Must possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle

-Must be able to operate a compute



Salary:  To be negotiated

Terms of Employment:  Temporary Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Sunday, November 19, 2017

How to Apply:  

To Apply:
Please submit your cover letter and resume no later than 4:30 p.m., November 19, 2017
to: Resume@lhins.on.ca

Please include the reference “ESC 028/17 Temporary Full Time and Part Time Care
Coordinators Chatham” in your email subject line

The Erie St. Clair LHIN is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the interview process should advise the recruitment contact so arrangements can be made.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but advise that only those selected for an
interview will be contacted.



Location:  Chatham-Kent

Profession Type:  Case Management

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