Wiarton - Family Practice/ ER Opportunity
Grey Bruce Health Services (GBHS), Wiarton Hospital Site, provides essential services to its rural population in a catchment area of approximately 12,000 residents. The Level 2 referral centre, with state-of-the-art diagnostics including CT and MRI, is located in 25 minutes away in Owen Sound. The Wiarton Hospital Site is the newest in the Corporation of GBHS – built in 1994. Physicians have their practices located in a clinic adjacent to the Hospital. The Sauble Family Health Team is located in the newer Sauble Medical Clinic Building at 672 Main Street, Sauble Beach. The Doctors, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Medical Staff offer primary health care and development that brings together different providers to coordinate the highest possible quality of care. The clinic is situated within minutes of the Wiarton and Owen Sound Hospitals. Seize the opportunity to join a turnkey practice while keeping in mind that Sauble Beach, a Blue Flag designated beach, provides seven invigorating miles of warm water swimming and sunning where breath taking sunsets that you can call your own. Wiarton has always been known as the Gateway to the Bruce Peninsula and the home of Wiarton Willie, Canada’s only albino weather predicting groundhog. Wiarton is cradled on all landward sides by the unique and beautiful cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment and offers a variety of amenities including an arena, outdoor swimming pool. Beach, Marinas, Library, tennis courts, auditorium, elementary/ secondary school, parks, baseball diamonds, a diverse commercial sector, nursing and retirement homes, churches, and so on.
CCFP or eligibility to practice Medicine in Ontario.
Preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
About the Family Practice Department:
Each of GBHS six hospitals has a family practice department. There are independent, group and clinic models of practice across the corporation. In the rural hospitals family physicians provide 24/7 emergency coverage at all hospitals and GP anesthesia in three hospitals. The Owen Sound department includes a small number of family physicians who continue with emergency and obstetrics practices in addition to their office practices and inpatient care.
If you are interested in this position please contact:
Tara Saab Medical Affairs Coordinator
Phone #: (519) 376-2121
To express your interest in this position , please submit a resume to the above email address.