Under the direction of the Home and Community Care Manager, the Community Care Coordinator assesses client needs and determines eligibility for services according to government and local program guidelines. For those who are eligible, establishes and implements a multi-disciplinary plan of care and coordinates the services with community, hospitals, institutions, schools and the District on an ongoing basis. The Community Care Coordinator assists clients in accessing placement services and medical supplies and plans for alternate care when clients are not eligible for services.
Baccalaureate Degree in a Health Related discipline (e.g. Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Work, Speech-language Pathology)
Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in community health or a related field\
Excellent knowledge of community resources and roles of health professionals; excellent assessment, decision-making and priority setting skills; ability to demonstrate effective working relationships
Case Management experience or recent related community experience a preferred asset
Embedding the HealthLinks approach to care
Experience with computers in a Windows environment (e.g. Microsoft Office and database programs)
Ability to manage multiple tasks within tight timelines
Demonstrates a commitment to personal and client safety
Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent attendance is essential
Bilingual in French an asset
Proof of registration in applicable regulatory College.
Proof of valid driver’s license.
Closing Date: June 30, 2020 at 4.30 pm EST
Vacancy: One Temporary Full Time until October 2021
The LHIN is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitable qualified persons. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Individuals with a disability requiring accommodation during the application and/or the interview process should advise the recruitment contact so arrangements can be made.
For more information on the North West LHIN. please visit our website at www.northwestlhin.on.ca
Reference ID: NW20-21
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract
- Case Management : 1 year (Preferred)
- computers in a Windows environment : 1 year (Preferred)
- community health or a related field : 3 years (Required)
- Bachelor's Degree (Required)
- Proof of registration in applicable regulatory College (Required)
- English (Required)
- French (Preferred)