Care Coordinator (FUTURE VACANCIES)
Mississauga Halton LHIN
Mississauga,Ontario,Canada
3d ago

Job Description

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 weeks full-time (Monday to Friday 8 : 30 am to 4 : 30 pm) Orientation.

During the recruitment process, we will discuss when the Orientation will take place.

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
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