North Shore, Canada

Locums needed at North Shore Family Health Team

Country: Canada
City: North Shore
Physician Type: Family Medicine/General Practitioner
Compensation: Clinic -$900 + permissible billings/ applicable 3rd party billings
On-Call $1,138 per week day/ $1,892 per holiday or weekend day
Travel reimbursement for housing, travel and travel time through HFO
- Furnished Locum House Available
- Free Recreation Membership/ Golf (MaySept)

Overview

North Shore Family Health Team

We’re recruiting Family Physicians to do Locums in Terrace Bay/Schreiber, Ontario. Locum placements includes Clinic, ER-On call and Hospital In-Patient. Typically 6 clinic days – with 3 or 4 ER on-call shifts. New Graduates are welcome.

Our Emergency department is unique in the North in that it is not usually overly busy. Physicians usually take on call from the clinic, home or outside the hospital with our excellent nursing staff providing triage service. In an average 24-hour period, the on-call physician can expect 5-10 patients a day.

About the Hospital/Clinic

Vision
The NSFHT is committed to provide primary health care with a strong focus on illness prevention and chronic disease management

Mission Statement
To optimize the physical well being of North Shore residents by providing seamless integration through all levels of health care delivery in a timely manner.

North Shore Family Health Team is a member of:
The Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO) and Ontario Hospital Association (OHA)

The North Shore Family Health Team
Represents five communities at the top of Lake Superior, 2 hours east of Thunder Bay. It includes two clinics – one in Terrace Bay and one in Schreiber. Each clinic staffs two full time physicians and we share a nurse practioner, dietician, social worker/mental health worker and diabetes nurse. McCausland Hospital is a 45 bed (10 acute, 13 chronic and 22 LTC) accredited facility in Terrace Bay. It serves a catchment area of approximately 3,000.

Vacancies

Current Availabilities:
March 4 – 11
March 18-22
April 15-22
May 27 – June 3
June 10 -17
July 1-8
July 8-15
July 15-22
Aug 19-26
Sept 16-23

If you’d like to travel with a partner, we may be able to accommodate by scheduling one at each clinic!

For more information, please contact:
Cheryl Kostecki, Physician Recruitment & Retention Coordinator
phy.recruiter@nosh.ca Work: (807) 825-3273, x 0 Cell: (807) 823-0117