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Mississauga Halton CCAC

Care Coordinator

Canada-Ontario-Etobicoke

Milton site available as well1507474

Company Information

Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) is committed to providing outstanding care -every person, every day.

As one of 14 CCACs across Ontario, our staff help patients plan and make informed choices about their health care options. To do this, they work in partnership with patients, families, care providers, hospitals, long-term care homes and others.  At the heart of our work is quality community care that focuses on meeting each patient’s best interests. Whether a job involves direct patient contact or supports those who interact with patients daily, we empower every employee to focus on our patients and their families.  As demand for Mississauga Halton CCAC services continues to rise, we have a strategic plan that positions us to successfully meet this challenge. Integral to this plan is having exceptional people in place.  For more information on Mississauga Halton CCAC please visit our website at http://healthcareathome.ca/mh.

 


Job Description

We are currently hiring for anticipated PERMANENT FULL-TIME Care Coordinator vacancies on our Community Teams at the Etobicoke and Milton sites.  Please note that all external Care Coordinator new hires must be able to attend a 6 week full-time orientation session starting May 23, 2017.

Care Coordinator Position Outline:   

  • Assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and reviewing patient needs and services to ensure they follow Ministry of Health legislation and MHCCAC policies and procedures

  • Providing patients with information on the CCAC and other health and social services and provide consultation and guidance in terms of being a single point of access for patients to navigate the support systems

  • Respond to inquiries and requests for service in accordance with patient care needs, identified risk factors and urgency of services

  • Assess patient's potential for health and wellbeing, and determine eligibility for funded services or placement into long term care home

  • Develop and implement a care plan that reflects the patients' assessed needs and goals within resource parameters

  • Monitor and reassess, and provide discharge services when appropriate 

Care Coordinator Qualifications

  • A registered health or social work professional including:  registered nurse, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, or social worker

  • A member 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 Services Workers

  • A University degree preferred; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

  • Minimum two years recent experience in community health or a related field; if  social worker, medical social work experience required

  • Knowledge of community resources

  • Computer literacy and keyboarding skills required

  • Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable motor vehicle essential

  • Automobile insurance that covers driving for business purposes and a minimum liability of $1,000,000 required

  • Ability to communicate in French or other languages an asset

 

To apply for this vacancy please submit a resume with covering letter via the following link ccacjobs.ca or visit the Mississauga Halton CCAC Career Opportunity page at ccacjobs.ca. 

 

Mississauga Halton CCAC is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace, committed to Employment Equity.  We welcome diversity in the workplace, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities.  We will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.  Applicants need to make their accommodation needs known when contacted. 

To receive any Mississauga Halton CCAC document required by the Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act (AODA) and its standards, or to receive any public document on our website in an alternate format, please contact our Communications Department at 905-855-9090 or 1-877-336-9090.


Contact Information

Mississauga Halton CCAC
Recruitment Specialist
Posting Date: 19-Apr-2017Medical/Healthcare Permanent, Full-Time Open 5 ASAP
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