Job Posting
locum Physician - Gastroenterology at Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC)
Peterborough, Ontario
Job ID: 8588

Add more life to your career.
With our investments in people and leading edge, specialized services, it’s an amazing time to be a part of PRHC. As a gastroenterologist at PRHC, you’ll work with diverse and talented leaders and colleagues who are committed to providing extraordinary care, and you’ll be doing it all in a place where you’ll make a meaningful impact on people’s lives while you transform your own. Experience the PRHC difference.

Visit prhc.on.ca/careers/

The Opportunity
PRHC is looking for a locum gastroenterologist who is available to cover full or part weeks over the next 6 to 12 months. PRHC endoscopy facilities currently include four (4) endoscopy suites and provides GI therapeutic services such as ERCP and intraluminal stent insertion. The selected candidate will be part of a division seeking to build a regional system of care. There are opportunities for teaching and academic appointment through Queen’s University within our
community hospital setting.
On-call requirements are for GI only. The successful gastroenterologist will have regular access to endoscopy and ERCP time. Exceptional support services at PRHC include a strong hospitalist program, closed ICU, colorectal and thoracic surgery, and on-call interventional radiology.
Remuneration is via fee-for-service billing to the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP). Minimum expected annual earnings for a full-time practicing Gastroenterologist working at our hospital and in our region is more than $450,000. Benefits are not applicable for this position. Language of work is English.

Community Office Locations:
The Medical Centre, 707 Charlotte Street, Peterborough ON K9J 7B3
The Peterborough Clinic, 26 Hospital Drive, Peterborough ON K9J 7C3

Position Qualifications
• Currently licensed with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario or eligible to obtain license
• Fellow Royal College of Physician and Surgeons in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterologist
• Eligible for Active or associate staff privileges at Peterborough Regional Health Centre
• Successful completion of a one (1) year ERCP/therapeutics training program
• Evidence of on-going continued medical education satisfy the requirements of the Royal College of
Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
• Commitment to a multi-disciplinary team approach
• Qualified to provide a full range of inpatient medical care
• Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work effectivelywith physicians, nursing staff, patients, directors, managers and community representatives as required
• Demonstrated ability to integrate current evidence and best practice into delivery of quality care in the division
• Excellent organizational skills and ability to adapt to continually changing priorities
• Actively encourage a spirit of co-operation amongst team members

Last Mirrored
This vacancy was mirrored to GlobalCareWork.com from MDWork.com on April 18, 2024.

Application Process
Please visit the original posting on MDWork.com, the Canadian physician job registry, to apply for this vacancy.

Summary
Specialty
Physician - Gastroenterology
Region
Ontario
Employment Type
locum
Tagline
Gastroenterologist (Locum weeks available – timing flexible)
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Remuneration
Remuneration
FFS 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
 
Qualification Requirements
Education
Earned Doctorate Degree 
Experience
 
Certifications
 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) 
Street Address 1
1 Hospital Drive 
Street Address 2
 
City / Town
Peterborough 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
K9J7C6 
 
Institution Description
Work Better

PRHC is a regional hospital delivering acute healthcare to a rapidly growing population of more than 300,000 in Peterborough and the surrounding communities, including the First Nations of Curve Lake, Alderville and Hiawatha.

The Health Centre is located in Peterborough Ontario, a 90-minute drive north-east of Toronto – and has a proud local history extending back over a century. We are the region’s largest employer with more than 2,500 staff, 400 physicians with privileges and 500 volunteers.

As a member of the PRHC team, you will be part of an exceptional working environment – a forum to share knowledge, to learn, to develop talents, relationships and careers, and a culture that recognizes and rewards the achievements of its people. 
Institution Size (Beds)
151+ 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
Live Better

In Peterborough, you’ll be as close to the great outdoors as you are to work, schools and other amenities. Cottage country is as close as 20 minutes away. An hour south of Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park and a couple of hours from Algonquin Provincial Park. Here, we boast all the
conveniences and comforts that an exceptional quality of life demands. Here, you can have it all.

Just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto by car, Peterborough is a unique community unto itself, an
established entity with a rich heritage, a thriving culture, and a bright future. Home to Trent University and Fleming College as well as a burgeoning business sector, the opportunities here abound.

Peterborough offers a unique blend of outdoor pursuits and urban amenities right at your doorstep. Our arts and culture community is renowned for its exceptional events, exhibitions and performances, and the city offers a wide array of multicultural cuisine, local cafés, and unique shops. 
Community Size
51-500k 
Community Website
   
 
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Ms. Julie Tataryn 
Phone
7057432121 
Fax
 
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Published on 2024-02-14
Edited on 2024-02-14