Coordinator, Medical Mobile Eye Care Unit (Eye Van)

Opening date
Closing date
Term
Full-time
Region
Ontario
Ontario North
Location
Sudbury and throughout Northern Ontario
Job description
  • Maintain a positive culture of patient-centered care – working with the team to understand the program goals and objectives
    1. patient intake, tests and screening as per program guidelines
  • Support the planning and delivery of the required ophthalmological training for the Eye Van team and ongoing learning opportunities
  • Support the process requests for information and coordinate responses with the manager  
  • Monitor and review patient charts, program forms, and ensure compliance for the program
  • Assist the team with the development and fostering of an inclusive, empowered culture where every team member – staff, ophthalmologists and volunteers – feels their contributions towards our mission are equally valued and respected
  • Participate in the planning of the annual Eye Van schedule
  • Assist with the scheduling and communications with ophthalmologists
  • Compile and analyze program statistics and referral rates
  • Review clinical operations and recommend the revision or creation of processes related to patient care for review with the General Manager and CNIB Eye Van Medical Advisory Committee
  • Research standards related to patient care, the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP), and best practice guidelines
  • Organize required pharmaceutical requirements for clinical operations and support requests for product donations
  • Maintain inventories for medical supplies, general supplies, and equipment
  • Work on the Eye Van periodically to provide on-the-job training, vacation relief or other support as needed
  • Support the coordination and engagement of community health care providers, the diabetes education partnership, and assist with the requests from medical and resident students
  • Encourage Eye Van staff, ophthalmologists and stakeholders to promote and refer patients to Vision Loss Rehabilitation services and CNIB Foundations programs
  • Participate on Eye Van committees, with
  •  promotional events, and attend meetings and conferences as required
Qualifications
  • A diploma or degree in health care related field
  • Work experience in a health care environment
  • Experience in nursing, optometry, ophthalmology, or other health care field within a health care environment  
  • Good working knowledge of relevant computer applications
  • Leading through influence an asset
Application and contact information

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For more information or to submit your resume, please contact lisa.obonsawin@cnib.ca

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Please note that the successful candidate will be required to pass a standard Criminal Record Check.

We thank all applicants for their interest in CNIB, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.