MUSKOKA COTTAGE COUNTRY, Canada

Why not Live & Work in Cottage Country. Family Physician needed to inherit established patient roster in Muskoka Lakes and join a team of family doctors.

Country: Canada
City: MUSKOKA COTTAGE COUNTRY
Physician Type: Family Medicine/General Practitioner
Compensation: Average MD Billings range from $30,000-$40,000/month. Renumeration is 70% of gross OHIP billings, 100% of WSIB billings, 100% of out of country billings. Turnkey operation, no set up required, all staff, supplies, equipment provided. 
 
We are a Family Health Group (FHG)  paid on a fee for service basis. This means we get performance bonuses and additional incentives including: additional 10% premium for seeing patients of the FHG, 20% premium for assessing FHG patients after hours, Comprehensive Management Payments (ranging from $3000-$5000/month depending on the number of rostered patients you have), an addition 10% premium if assessing patients over the age of 65, and up to $12,000 in performance bonus such as attaining 80% of PAP smears performed on eligible rostered patients, mammograms, flu shot etc.
 

Overview
Job Category
The opportunity in Muskoka is with the South Muskoka Medical Centre in Bracebridge.  It is physician owned and operated.
There are many perks such as a week at a cottage on Lake Rosseau and it also falls under ROS, so there are government incentives for a 4 year full time commitment.
Obtaining hospital privileges not necessary and is optional. Hospital is a 55 bed hospital with full service ER. There are 4 Internists, One Neurologist, 3 General Surgeons, 3 Ophthalmologists, 1 Urologist, and 2 Psychiatrist working in the community.
About the Hospital/Clinic
The Centre is a 3000 square ft. Clinic with eight offices, Staff Lounge, Staff Conference/Lunch Room, Nursing Station, and Specimen Handling Area.
The clinic is equipped with ECG, PFT, and has a full-time RN to perform phlebotomy and injections. We are implementing EMR (electronic medical records) and set up to access EMR remotely (from home or anywhere you have Internet access).
Location Details
Bracebridge is a beautiful town with a catchment area of 40,000. It is one hour away from Barrie and 1hour 40 minutes from Toronto. The high school is brand new and attached to the new 40 million dollar Sports Plex which features an Olympic Sized Pool, Children’s Wading Pool with Slides, Sauna, Hot tub, Weight room, Gymnastics Complex, Rock Climbing, Indoor Jogging Tract. Many excellent golf courses in area, there is a curling club in town. Big Box stores in town include Wal-Mart, Leon’s and Home Depot but downtown Bracebridge (where the clinic is located) features many charming and unique shops and restaurants.
One of the prime attractions is the three lakes system of Lake Muskoka, Rosseau and Joseph. Many of people in the entertainment industry and NHL stars have cottages on these lakes. Any new physician joining us will have use of the cottage on Lake Rosseau for one week in June. Cottage is fully furnished, four season home, 2800 square feet, three bedrooms, wood fireplace, dock, and two kayaks.
Physician Duties

Traditional family practice, walk-in

Vacancies
Work hours expected:4-5 days —  8hr days per week, one evening clinic (5-8pm) per week, one weekend per month.
Start Date

2017