CLINICAL CARE COORDINATOR
Full-Time Unionized Position – ONA
Sarnia site –
Rapids Family Health Team
The 14 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) are organizations that plan, coordinate, integrate, and fund health care services. In addition, as outlined in the Patient’s First Act, the LHINS are also responsible for overseeing the delivery of home care services in the region. LHINs are a critical part of the evolution of health care in Ontario. They continue to work to create a patient-centered, results-driven, integrated, and sustainable health system.
The Erie St. Clair LHIN services the regions of Chatham-Kent, Sarnia/Lambton, and Windsor/Essex which includes approximately 650,000 people, and supports an annual budget of over $1.2 billion dollars for our local health care services.
The Erie St. Clair LHIN has a need for a Clinical Care Coordinator as described below. The Erie St. Clair LHIN is committed to supporting healthcare in a manner that is consistent with patient and family centered care. Applicants are required to have a demonstrated understanding and commitment to this care philosophy. This position understands expectations around the quality and safety framework and participates in safety and quality initiatives, gathering and analyzing information as required. This position also requires a high degree of attention to detail and excellent time management skills. Preference will be given to candidates who are proficient in both official languages. The position is located at the Rapids Family Health Team and will be supporting home and community care deliverables. Travel is required within Lambton County of the ESC LHIN.
LHIN 057/19 Clinical Care Coordinator
STARTING DATE: As soon as possible
POSITION STATUS: Full-Time
HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 hours per week
SALARY RANGE: In accordance with the Collective Agreement
Health Links is a philosophy of care. The Health Links approach to care facilitates a collaborative environment that assists the interdisciplinary health care team to develop new innovative ways to care for patients with complex chronic issues.
Reporting to the Patient Services Manager, the Clinical Care Coordinator’s responsible for providing a “hands-on” and an “in-home” support approach for patients. The Clinical Care Coordinator will provide patients with timely communication and linkage to primary care in order that these patients are able to live well with their chronic disease
As an integral part of an interdisciplinary team, the Clinical Care Coordinator develops coordinated care plans to assist patients to live well with chronic disease. The expected outcome is reduced Emergency and hospital admissions and smooth transitions back to the patient’s home. The Clinical Care Coordinator provides an in-home nursing visit within 24 – 72 hours from hospital discharge for identified clientele. The Clinical Care Coordinator conducts a comprehensive nursing assessment, using a patient and family centered approach and works with the patient and their supports to develop a coordinated service plan including medication reconciliation.
Additionally, this position is responsible for developing quality, timely and cost effective individual service plans for service provision utilizing a multi-disciplinary approach to achieve optimal health outcomes. The purpose of this position is to provide clinical care as well as care coordination to meet the needs of their identified caseload.
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Our Clinical Care Coordinators are members of the ONA union.
To Apply: Please submit your cover letter and resume no later than 4:30PM, November 3rd, 2019 TO: Email address at ESC LHIN
Please include the reference “LHIN 057/19 Clinical Care Coordinator” in your e-mail subject line.By submitting an application, applicants are consenting to the sharing of their personal information with individuals from the ESC LHIN who are participating in the selection process.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.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent