General Internal Medicine
West Parry Sound Health Centre, Parry Sound, Ontario
This position is eligible for HFO grants
West Parry Sound Health Centre, a regional hospital facility, is seeking a full time General Internist. Locum opportunities are also available. The Intensive Care Unit at West Parry Sound Health Centre is a six-bed, level two ICU that includes centralized monitoring and ventilator capacity. The unit provides support to patients with complex respiratory, cardiac, and GI conditions. It also serves as a surgical step down unit.
The Department of Internal Medicine is expanding its program to a fourth internist. Internists will share a one-in-four call, being responsible for medical management of patients admitted to the ICU, and responding to consults from the Medical / Surgical Units and the Emergency Department.
Diagnostics on site include 24/7 access to laboratory and diagnostic imaging (CT, x-ray) as well as echocardiography, and stress tests.
• Medical Degree and current license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.
• Demonstrated ability in working successfully with an inter-professional health care team.
West Parry Sound Health Centre provides a wide range of hospital and community services to the area’s 21,000 permanent residents and 150,000 summer residents. Our Health Centre includes a 70-bed acute care facility with an attached 110-bed long term care facility. In addition to the ICU, the centre has active surgical and obstetrical programs. Medical specialities include general and orthopedic surgery and internal medicine, augmented by visiting consultation services that include geriatric medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry, ophthalmology, and urology.
Situated in central Ontario on the coast of Georgian Bay, Parry Sound features a diverse range of landscapes, including blue lakes, bays and rivers; granite outcrops of the Canadian Shield; and lush forests of the Muskoka region. Residents enjoy beautiful sailing, hiking, cycling, fishing, hunting, and swimming. In the winter, extensive snowmobile and cross country ski trails cover the scenicterrain, creating endless opportunities for recreation and adventure. Affordable housing, quality schools, a vibrant waterfront, lively cultural events and a safe, family-oriented environment make Parry Sound an ideal place to live, work and play.
The health centre offers competitive remuneration and relocation assistance.
Please submit a resume with covering letter to:
West Parry Sound Health Centre, Chief of Staff