Friday , September 22 2023

UHN CA Careers – Patient Care Coordinator

Website University Health Network

Job Description:

As an integral member of the inter-professional team, the Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) acts as a clinical resource for the inter-professional teams. The PCC has clinical and leadership expertise in the care for medically complex patients. The principal responsibilities include playing a leadership role in providing direction, ongoing development for nursing staff and other inter-professional team members in the clinical areas, performing financial/administrative responsibilities to ensure efficient and effective unit operation; contributing to staff development by promoting and ensuring a supportive/collaborative learning environment based on the principles of adult learning and practice standards for staff and students; performing human resources responsibilities in collaboration with the nurse manager; liaising with members of the multi-disciplinary team to ensure high standards of quality and optimal management of patient care outcomes (including data collection/reporting) and ongoing continuous improvement practices to strengthen clinical processes. The PCC will be reporting to the CCC Program Managers.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent skills in recognizing, analyzing and resolving problems
  • Demonstrates ability to work in a team environment and collaborates with others in assisting with the delivery of care to patients
  • Demonstrates membership within a professional association and/or professional interest groups related to practice preferred
  • Maintains and protects patient confidentiality in accordance with UHN Confidentiality policy requirements
  • Registration with the appropriate regulatory College
  • Ability to perform duties in a professional and courteous manner and produce high quality work while meeting deadlines in accordance to UHN standards
  • Clinical and patient teaching skills
  • Basic Cardiac life Support (B.C.L.S.) program required
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and motivational skills, with ability to helping staff understand the relationship to their work and organizational goals
  • Client service oriented, with the ability to effectively work with diversity and appreciate that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring richness to the challenge or situation at hand
  • Knowledge of applicable legislative, UHN and/or departmental policies
  • Three (3) years of relevant clinical experience, including experience with complex medical patient management is required
  • Exercise initiative and good judgement with the ability to multi-task
  • Adapts to and implements change and facilitates its acceptance by others
  • Baccalaureate degree in one of the required Health Professions; Masters degree (or equivalent) is preferred
  • Effective organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities

Job Details:

Company: University Health Network

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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