Hamilton, ON L8P 3A8
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Executive Director/Case Manager (November 1998 to Present)
201 James St. South, Hamilton, ON L8P 3A8
Develop and c-ordinate goal-directed rehabilitation plans for individuals of all ages who have
sustained traumatic injuries resulting in cognitive, physical, behavioural and/or psychosocial
problems. This includes diagnostic groups such as brain injury, chronic pain, soft tissue and
complex orthopaedic injuries, spinal cord injuries and sensory impairment.
Assess the needs of the individual through a structured interview process and analysis of
information. This includes review of medical, educational, employment, and psychological
Facilitate referrals for assessment and intervention to clarify and address specific rehabilitation
Implement plans aimed at improved quality of life and reintegration into work, home, school an
Provide community-based life skills, family, social, financial, educational, and vocational
rehabilitation counselling using a case management model.
Review plans and liaise with the injured individual, family caregivers, health care professionals,
workplace/school personnel, and insurance adjuster, lawyer and referral sources. Conduct talk
analyses to determine physical and cognitive demands; determine and implement necessary
accommodations and compensatory strategies.
Determine nursing and attendant services required to facilitate training programs necessary to
accommodate the client s needs.
Provide direct supervision, hiring and training of staff.
Provide reports to communicate functional status, rehabilitation needs and associated costs.
Negotiate funding to implement necessary plans.
Executive Director (1994 - 1998)
Co-ordinate request for services in the areas of residential cleaning, petsitting and
Co-ordinate request for services from Housesitters Head Office in reference to Power of
Sales properties. Ensuring that Occupancy Reports, Attornment of Rents, Evictions and
Form 4 s were completed and served. Monitoring of property until the sale was complete.
Co-ordinate weekly site inspections, cleaning and snow/lawn removal.
Provide monthly sales reports to Head office. Provide monthly bill paying disc to Head
Office for Power of Sales Properties.
Head Technician/Clinic Supervisor (1992 - 1994)
Toronto Humane Society
Assisted 5 Veterinarians with anesthesia for daily surgical cases
Co-ordinated daily surgical cases
Circulating Nurse duties
Sterilization and disinfection of surgical suites and prep room
Ensured that drug logs and client files were updated on a regular basis
Inventory control and monitoring
Scheduling and overseeing of front office staff
Customer service, if requested by front office staff with difficult client
I.V. set-up and emergency monitoring of high risk clients
Emergency Technician/ ICU Technician (1991 1994)
Veterinary Emergency Clinic
Provided assistance to 5 veterinarians in an after hours emergency clinic
Provided triage to clients as they came in until seen by Veterinarian
Set-up I.V. and administrated emergency drugs as requested by attending veterinarian
Assisted with sterile and surgical procedures
Responsible for stocking all supplies
Front Office/intake of clients after midnight
Discharge of client at end of clinic hours
ICU Technician (1989-1991)
Atlantic Veterinary Clinic,
Assisted Clinician, Intern and 4th year student with any medical or surgical cases
Set up for any medical or surgical emergency, such as OR suites
Run blood gases or any diagnostic emergency tests
Orientate 4 year students with emergency medicine
Orientate 3rd year veterinary technician co-op student with emergency medicine
Attended grand rounds at end of shift to update students and interns on cases
Responsible for stocking and ordering of all supplies for I.C.U.
ICU Technician (1989-1991) Cont d
Atlantic Veterinary Clinic,
Provided medical nursing for all patients both in the Small Animal Hospital and Large
Co-ordinated any incoming emergency patients in reference to notifying team and setting up
of appropriate locations.
Preformed evaluation on all students as their rotation was done
Chedoke Acquired Brain Injury Conference Hamilton Health Sciences
1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007,2008 Hamilton, Ontario
Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario Toronto, Ontario
1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006
Monthly, ongoing educational seminars regarding
Rehabilitation of brain injuries, muscular-skeletal and
Neurotrauma Conference Rehabilitation Management Inc.
June 1999, 2000 Toronto, Ontario
Practical Strategies Toronto, Ontario
May 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Spinal Cord Conference Toronto Western Hospital
November 2002, 2006, 2007
Toronto Acquired Brain Injury Conference Toronto, Ontario
1999, 2000, 2004
Canadian Paraplegic Association
Ontario Brain Injury Association
National Case Managers Association (Member ID # 269749)
Hamilton Brain Injury Association
Hamilton Canadian Spinal Cord Research Fundraising Committee
Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion Hamilton Event
Discharge Planning and Determining Levels of Care
Hamilton Health Sciences General Hospital 2002
PRESENTATIONS CONT D
Determining Levels of Care: Discharge & Beyond Spinal Cord Conference
Scheduling Services to Meet the Needs of the Spinal Cords Population:
Toronto National Spinal Cord Conference
Incorporation Funding into your Plan of Care
Discharge & Beyond 2007 Conference
Discharge & Beyond Spinal Cord Conference Hosted by
Excel Care, McLeish Orlando LLP and Oatley Vigmond LLP
Annually each September from 2000 - 2008