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South West Local Health Integration Network

The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 local organizations in Ontario that plan, coordinate and fund local health services and deliver high-quality home and community care to patients and families. The South West LHIN is committed to health improvement, innovation, and the establishment of collaborative partnerships to improve population health, patient experience and value for money across the health care system.

LHIN staff incorporates the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone. If you have a passion for excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit, this is your opportunity to make a difference as part of a dynamic team transforming the Ontario healthcare system.

Position:  Care Coordinator

Region:  London and Middlesex, Oxford and Norfolk, Elgin, Huron and Perth, Grey and Bruce

Description:  Casual positions are available in London, Owen Sound, Seaforth, Stratford, St Thomas, Woodstock with initial assignments on either the Hospital, Community or Complex team. Possessing the skills, the knowledge and credentials (Registered Nurse, Registered Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist), as well as experience and sound judgment, the Care Coordinator contributes to the success of client-driven care throughout South Western Ontario.

Reporting to the Manager of Home and Community Care, the Care Coordinator will leverage their expertise and knowledge of community resources to assess patient needs, determine their eligibility for services and subsequently develop, evaluate and/or revise plans of service for patients. Recognized as a valued member of the Home & Community Care Team, you’ll be accountable for coordinating the delivery of care to patients across a continuum of care, facilitating and ensuring the achievement of quality clinical outcomes.


  • Carrying out a variety of patient care and relationship management duties
  • Prioritize new referrals and take timely action, identifying individuals who would benefit from services, and connecting with them to determine eligibility for services such as LTC, Adult Day Programs, etc.
  • In collaboration with the patient, assess their needs and goals, and incorporate these into care planning, ensuring that the plan includes access to alternative resources
  • Make referrals to a wide variety of community supports, based on specific needs or circumstances, and assist patients and their families through the process
  • Create a transitional plan in collaboration with the patient and system partners (hospital, primary care and community health care providers)
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with patients and their circle of care – families, service providers, physicians and other partners – to ensure the delivery of the highest quality patient care
  • Represent the Home & Community Care team on multidisciplinary committees and community agency working groups

French Proficiency:  French an asset

Salary:  To be negotiated

Terms of Employment:  To be negotiated

Deadline for Application:  Monday, April 09, 2018

How to Apply:  HR Associates, on behalf of the South LHIN, requested that all applications be completed online at the following link:

We thank all applicants who take the time to apply. However, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.

We welcome applications from people of diverse backgrounds. The LHIN is an equal opportunity employer and all applicants are welcome. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those 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.

For further information on the South West LHIN please visit

Location:  South West LHIN region

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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