Careers

The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 local organizations in Ontario. The LHIN’s role is to plan, coordinate and fund local health services including hospitals, long-term care homes, community health centres, community support service agencies and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario. 

Shaping Ontario’s Health System

Committed to health improvement, innovation and the establishment of collaborative partnerships across the South West, 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, an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to transform the Ontario health care system, then consider the South West LHIN for your next career move.  This is your opportunity to make a difference. Your passion for excellence and entrepreneurial spirit are needed to cultivate ideas and drive results. Join South West LHIN, and be part of a dynamic team transforming the Ontario healthcare system. 

Current Opportunities

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.

Contract Advisor

The Contracts Advisor position supports the organization in ensuring high quality, effective and safe care is provided by our contracted service providers and vendors. The role, reporting to the Manager, Provider Contract Management, will be primarily focused on ensuring that contracted providers are meeting established quality standards and for ensuring LHIN policies, procedures and practices are built, deployed and sustained in a collaborative and partnership based manner.

The role will also support staff, management and senior leaders when working with contracted providers and vendors, including identifying contractual requirements and quality improvement opportunities (related to both LHIN and SPO practices).

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before February 25, 2018.


Health System Planner - Oxford

Reporting to the Sub-Region Lead for Oxford, the Health System Planner is responsible for supporting effective planning, coordination and implementation of system design and integration priorities across the local healthcare system and within a sub-region, to improve patient experience, health outcomes and value for money.  This position is responsible for providing technical planning expertise in the analysis of data and information that assists in determining LHIN-wide and sub-region plans and priorities, including integration opportunities.  The Health System Planner provides technical expertise, advice and support in the development and management of work plans and reporting processes for LHIN sectors and sub region portfolios.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before February 18, 2018.

  

Bilingual Patient Care Assistant

Reporting to the Manager, Scheduling, the Bilingual Patient Care Assistant (PCA) provides service and support to the Care Coordination process. This includes the coordination and organization of Care Coordinator activities. The PCA communicates with patients, families, providers and other multidisciplinary team members and acts as a point of contact for patient issues. Through the utilization of a Patient Driven Care approach, the PCA disseminates necessary information and triages pertinent information to the Care Coordinator, and assists the Care Coordinator to ensure thorough follow up on patient issues. 

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before Feb. 18 or until the position has been filled.

 

Manager, Performance Improvement

Reporting to the Director, Performance Improvement and as a key member of the Quality, Performance, and Accountability team, the Manager, Performance Improvement leads and supports a team to lead and drive performance improvement in alignment with vision, mission and values, strategic directions and operational plans of the organization. The role draws upon leadership and team building skills as well as a solid foundation in evaluation and reporting practices, continuous improvement methods and tools, process management, and performance management systems. This position works closely with internal and external system leaders and provides leadership and coordination to evaluate, analyze, interpret, monitor, and report on performance and drive improvement related to key health system facing programs, initiatives, and services. Leadership in key areas of performance management, volume allocations, value for money, evaluation, continuous improvement methodology and facilitation are key for driving improvement internally and across the local healthcare system in order to achieve population health, better experiences of care and value for money.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before Feb. 9 or until the position has been filled.

 

Casual Care Coordinator (Huron Perth)

Possessing the skills, the knowledge and credentials (Registered Nurse, Registered Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Master of Social Work), as well as experience and sound judgment, the Care Coordinator contributes to the success of patient-driven care throughout South Western Ontario.
As a Care Coordinator, you’ll leverage your nursing 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 and Community CareTeam, 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.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018.

 

Care Coordinator – (Casual, Regular Part Time, Temporary Full Time)

Possessing the skills, the knowledge and credentials (Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Master of Social Work), as well as experience and sound judgment, the Care Coordinator contributes to the success of patient-driven care throughout South Western Ontario. As a Care Coordinator, you’ll leverage your healthcare 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.

Complete job postings:

Huron Perth

Grey Bruce

London and Middlesex

Interested in these opportunities? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018. 

 

Patient Care Assistants (Casual, various locations) – London, Stratford, Owen Sound, Hanover, Seaforth, St. Thomas, Woodstock

Reporting to the Manager of Home and Community Care, the Patient Care Assistant (PCA) provides service and support to the Care Coordination process. This includes the coordination and organization of Care Coordinator activities. The Patient Care Assistant communicates with patients, families, providers and other multidisciplinary team members and acts as a point of contact for patient issues. Through the utilization of a Patient Driven Care approach, the PCA disseminates necessary information and triages pertinent information to the Care Coordinator, and assists the Care Coordinator to ensure thorough follow up on patient issues.

We are currently accepting resumes for casual positions in the following locations: London/Middlesex/Elgin, Huron/Perth, Oxford and Grey/Bruce counties.

Complete job posting 

Interested in these opportunities? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018. 

 

Care Coordinator RN - London Complex Care Team

A permanent full time Care Coordinator (Registered Nurse) position, with an initial assignment to work in the Complex and Complex Palliative population, is available with the South West LHIN’s London location. The Care Coordinator will be responsible for working in close collaboration with all system partners to provide a team approach to care for this population. The Care Coordinator will support these patients with linkages to the broader health care system with the aim of maintaining the patient’s safety in their own home. Emphasis will be on preventing admission to hospitals or visits to the Emergency Department (ED) and possibly delaying/avoiding admission to Long-Term Care.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018. 

 
Care Coordinator - Perth region

A permanent full-time position is available in the Perth region with an initial assignment on the Hospital team. Possessing the skills, the knowledge and credentials (Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Master of Social Work), as well as experience and sound judgment, the Care Coordinator contributes to the success of patient-driven care throughout South Western Ontario. As a Care Coordinator, you will leverage your healthcare 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.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018. 

 
Care Coordinator - London (initially on the Community team)

Possessing the skills, the knowledge and credentials (Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Master of Social Work), as well as experience and sound judgment, the Care Coordinator contributes to the success of patient-driven care throughout South Western Ontario. A permanent full-time position is available in the London location with an initial assignment on the Community team As a Care Coordinator, you will leverage your healthcare 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.

Complete job posting

Interested in this opportunity? Visit LHINjobs.ca to apply before March 31, 2018. 

 

Looking for physicians to join your practice? Need a locum?

HealthForceOntario Marketing & Recruitment Agency's Regional Advisor can assist you. We work in partnership with the academic health centres across Ontario and provide career assistance to medical residents. We can advertise your practice opportunity on our HFOJobs website and share it with physicians who are interested in working in the region. There is also a need for doctors to supervise physicians trained outside of Ontario while they transition to full independent practice in Ontario. Let us know if you are interested! Contact:  Jane Tillmann, Regional Advisor, South West LHIN region at: J.Tillmann@healthforceontario.ca

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