Care Coordinator (#158-20)
Full-Time • Kirkland Lake Region
JOB POSTING #158-20
POSTING DATE: February 2, 2021
JOB TITLE: Care Coordinator – Full-Time
INITIAL ASSIGNMENT: Community Long Stay (KL CC Long Stay-009)
BARGAINING AGENT: ONA
LOCATION: Kirkland Lake
EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately
The Care Coordinator completes assessments to determine patient eligibility and coordinates ongoing services with service providers to address patient needs and ensure the most effective use of resources.
- Registered Nurse in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario;
- Relevant experience working in a health care environment;
- In-depth knowledge of home health care and other community resources in the LHIN;
- Demonstrated case management, assessment, and interviewing skills;
- Problem-solving, good judgement and decision-making skill and ability;
- Proven ability to prioritize professional duties, manage multiple patients, and efficiently organize workload;
- Established ability to accurately complete required documentation, reports, forms, and recommendations;
- Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills;
- Proven ability to communicate information effectively through a variety of means;
- Effective listening, observation, and facilitation skills;
- Good understanding of the roles of other health care professionals affiliated with the Home and Community Care portfolio;
- Knowledge of funding agencies available to support patients;
- Practical knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation;
- Comprehensive knowledge of the standards of practice and professional guidelines set forth by the College of Nurses of Ontario;
- Working knowledge of computer software and Microsoft Office applications;
- Must have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle;
- Advanced oral and written proficiency in English is essential.
NE LHIN is an equal opportunity employer.
Personal information submitted will be used only for the purpose of
determining suitability for this vacancy.
All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position. Only those applicants 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.
Interested persons are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by e-mail to:
Applications received after the date noted above may be considered unless seniority is the determining factor in selecting the successful candidate.
Please refer to posting #158-20 when applying.