Care Coordinator - TPT Markham Stouffville Hospital

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/16/2022 3:07 PM)
Job ID
2022-5334
Job Location
CA-ON-Markham ON | CA-ON-Markham
# Positions
1
Job Type
Temporary (Part-Time)
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector, Healthcare and Medical Services
Company
Home and Community Care Support Services Central
Career Level
Experienced
Years of Experience
2

Job Description

Are you an experienced registered nurse (BScN), 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.

 

 

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?

  • 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?

  • 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

 

 

Who we are

 

Home and Community Care Support Services (formerly Local Health Integration Network) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, we ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.

 

Home and Community Care Support Services Central serves 1.9 million people who reside in the communities of North York, South Simcoe County and York Region. Our region is one of the most populous and diverse in the province. Close to half of the people who live here are new Canadians, many of whom speak Cantonese, Russian, Punjabi, Italian, English, or one of a dozen other languages. They look to our organization when they need health care services delivered at home and in their communities.

 

  

All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.

 

Home and Community Care Support Services Central is committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Candidates requiring accommodation should advise Human Resources. Support will be provided in accordance with the applicant's needs and in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

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