Position Precis:

Here at Grey Bruce Health Services, we have weekend, week or month long locum opportunities available immediately. The Internist hospital duties include Emergency Department consultations, service to the acute inpatient units, and Department of Medicine on-call coverage.

The Owen Sound Hospital is also a Designated Stroke Centre. The Department of Medicine provides on-call coverage for incoming strokes with support from in-house Neurologists during business hours.

Schedule

24 hour On-Call Coverage, 0800hrs-0800hrs the following day

Option for ICU coverage if interested

Qualifications:

Interested candidates must hold applicable FRCPC designation.

Independent license to practice in Ontario.

Remuneration:

Compensation

Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Hospital On-Call Coverage (HOCC) Program

Fee-for-Service

 Other Support

Mileage Re-Imbursement

Local Accommodations

Date Available:

April – August 2018

Note:

Grey Bruce Health Services (http://www.gbhs.on.ca/)

Grey Bruce Health Services operates six hospitals in the Grey Bruce region serving a population of over 170,000. The Owen Sound hospital is a Level 2 regional referral centre, offering a full range of specialty services through the Departments of Anaesthesia, Diagnostic Imaging, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Oncology, Hospitalist Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry and Surgery (ENT, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Urology).

Thriving rural hospitals are also located in Lion’s Head, Markdale, Meaford, Southampton and Wiarton, servicing a range of ambulatory, in-patient and emergency needs.

Facility

With annual ER volumes of over 36,000 visits, 24-hour labs, excellent specialty back-up, and comprehensive diagnostic imaging (CT, MRI, PACS capability), our modern facilities are exceptionally well equipped.

Preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

About the Medicine Department:

The Service currently has eleven full or part time members. Subspecialties include Cardiology, Neurology, Endocrinology, Respirology and Gastroenterology. There is a significant volume of cardiac patients in addition to a varied general internist practice.

If you are interested in this position please contact:

Natalie Kitts, Medical Affairs Coordinator
Phone #: (519) 376-2121
Extension: 2269
nkitts@gbhs.on.ca

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