Health Careers For NORTH EAST

 Share  |  Email  |  Print

North East Local Health Integration Network

The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is dedicated to leading a high quality integrated health system for people living in Northeastern Ontario. The NE LHIN plans, funds and works to integrate health services across the region.  The NE LHIN is also responsible for the delivery of quality home and community care services for people who call Northeastern Ontario home.  As a health system manager, we need ambitious, creative people who are motivated to make a difference in their community, prepared to challenge the status quo and ready to use their diverse skills to strengthen the system of care for Northerners. We're looking for the right people with the right skills to achieve our strategic priorities and vision of providing quality health care when Northerners need it.

Position:  Team Assistant (#158-18)

Region:  Manitoulin/Sudbury




POSTING DATE: September 13, 2018



JOB TITLE:                          Team Assistant – Temporary, Full-Time

INITIAL ASSIGNMENT:  Rapid Response Nursing Program (HO RR TA-001)


LOCATION:                        Sudbury   

LANGUAGE(S):                    English

EFFECTIVE DATE:           Immediately to October 4, 2019




This position provides support for all non-clinical duties related to the Rapid Response Nursing Program.   Working in collaboration with the Rapid Response Nurses, the Team Assistant receives and manages telephone calls, coordinates nurse’s schedules, processes incoming faxes and referrals, prepares and maintains patient charts, and supports other activities related to the Program.



  • Post-secondary education in a medical office administration program and/or equivalent post-secondary training and experience;
  • Relevant experience providing clerical support services in a medical office environment;
  • Excellent telephone and customer service skills are required when interacting with NE LHIN staff, patients, and service providers;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, problem solve and manage multiple priorities of patients and nurses in the program;
  • Good understanding of general office administrative processes and procedures;
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy when inputting data and generating reports for management or the Rapid Response Nurse Team;
  • Advanced keyboarding skills and proven proficiency with a variety of database programs, including Microsoft Excel;
  • Ability to use scheduling software (e.g. Outlook calendar) and operate copy machines, fax machines, and other office equipment;
  • Experience handling sensitive and confidential information in a discreet and professional manner when discussing issues with other NE LHIN staff or patients;
  • Demonstrated high level accuracy in performance of all duties;
  • Advanced oral and written proficiency in English is essential.

Salary:  To be discussed

Terms of Employment:  Temporary, Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Thursday, September 20, 2018

How to Apply:  

The NE LHIN is an equal opportunity employer.  Personal information submitted will be used only for the purpose of determining suitability for this vacancy.  All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


Interested persons are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by September 20, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. by e-mail to:


Applications received after the date noted above may be considered unless seniority is the determining factor in selecting the successful candidate.



Please refer to posting number 158-18 when applying.

Location:  Sudbury

Profession Type:  Administrative and Clerical

Edit Job

Link to