Reporting to the Manager of Patient Care, the incumbent will be responsible for:
- conducting eligibility and service needs assessments for clients referred to CCAC for in home or placement services;
- developing, initiating and co-ordinating individualized care plans for eligible clients, and providing ongoing resource management and discharge planning as appropriate;
- conducting alternate planning for non-eligible clients, and providing program interpretation/education to hospital and community agency staff, long term care facilities, physicians, clients and families;
- performing other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and application of case management principles and practices acquired through membership in good standing, with the appropriate college, as a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist or Speech Language Pathologist, or membership in good standing with the College of Social Work, with a degree at the Master’s level. Proven skills in the areas of case management, assessment, communication, interviewing, problem solving, interpersonal and leadership within a team based setting is required. Minimum of two year of community care coordination and/or hospital care coordination experience is preferred. The ability to work independently in a highly organized manner is required. This position also requires proficiency in the use of a personal computer in a windows networked environment, using Word and database software. The ability to travel throughout Mississauga Halton Region is required. Fluency in French language preferred.
If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter, along with a detailed resume, outlining how your skills, qualifications and experience meet the position requirements. We thank all applicants in advance; however, we will be communicating only with those selected for an interview.
THE MISSISSAUGA HALTON CAC IS COMMITTED TO THE PRINCIPLES OF EMPLOYMENT EQUITY.
WHO WE ARE
Each year, over 600,000 people count on the Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) of Ontario as their single point of access for community services. At the heart of our success is a highly skilled group of 3,500 Case Managers / Care Coordinators who play a pivotal role in helping our clients navigate the complexities of the health care system.
Most Community Care Access Centres of Ontario are governed by the requirements of the French Language Services Act. We provide services in French and encourage applications from French-speaking candidates.
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