This hospital is a Level 2 regional referral centre offering a full range of specialty services including complex surgeries, total joint replacements, cancer surgeries, MRI and CT scans. They also have thriving rural hospitals located in 5 surrounding communities. A staff of 1,600 and over 170 physicians serve a population of approximately 170,000.
This regional health centre has multidisciplinary back up on site 24/7 from Anesthesiology, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, and Radiology with additional coverage from ENT and Ophthalmology.
The hospital is a local leader of innovative treatment programs for the acute and chronically mentally ill. Their goal is to keep children and adolescents requiring comprehensive care closer to home. The Ministry of Health has provided funding for the development of a child and adolescent program and the hospital is in the final stages of developing a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Program in collaboration with community and regional partners. This is a great opportunity for a physician wishing to play a leadership role in the organization. Administrative and clinical support will be provided.
This city is located only 2 hours from Toronto on the southern shores of Georgian Bay in a valley below the sheer rock cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment. There are twelve elementary schools, three secondary schools, and six private schools in addition to a Community College campus. It is a safe and thriving community for families and offers an ideal work/life balance for physicians.
• The hospital's five Psychiatrists support the Schedule 1 inpatient service and provide consultation to three community-based multi-agency mental health teams.
• Sessional stipend plus fee-for-service combination
• Relocation allowance
• Interested candidates should be FRCPC and eligible for a full independent licence in Ontario.
Preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents.
Interested candidates, please contact: Hedi Cameron, Regional Manager, CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc. Office: 647-883-7185 E-mail: email@example.com