Geriatrician
North Bay Regional Health Centre
North Bay, ON
Posted
11 months ago
Start Date
July 7, 2023
Duration
Permanent
Compensation
clinical sessional fees & OHIP billings
Experience Level
Profession
Physician/Surgeon
Specialties
Geriatric Medicine
Employment Type
Full-time
Serving the Northeast Region of Ontario, the North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) is seeking a Geriatrician to join its team to provide inpatient consultation and community-based care to older adults, with a goal of identifying the presence and impact of geriatric syndromes, supporting patient independence and reducing the impact of frailty. Working in a dynamic, interdisciplinary team-based program, the incumbent will apply clinical leadership in conducting comprehensive geriatric assessments, treatments and/or consultations to address cognitive, functional and mobility changes.
 
NBRHC provides a variety of specialized geriatric services with a growing service offering that now includes a Specialized Geriatric Medicine Clinic as well as an Inpatient Geriatric Medicine Consult Team. We are seeking a Geriatrician to enhance our interdisciplinary team which currently includes Geriatric Psychiatrists, Care of the Elderly Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses and many other allied health professionals.
 
In addition, there are opportunities to join the faculty of NOSM University and engage in clinical teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level, and/or be involved in clinical research through our partnerships with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and the Consortium of Canadian Centre for Clinical Cognitive Research(C5R)

Organization & Community Info
North Bay Regional Health Centre is a 433 bed health care organization with three primary roles: providing acute care services to North Bay and its surrounding communities, functioning as the district referral center providing specialist services for smaller communities in the area, and it is the specialized mental health service provider serving all of northeast Ontario. For further information please view NBRHC Careers 

North Bay is 3.5 hours’ drive north of Toronto, just north of Muskoka, and 3.5 hours west of Ottawa. North Bay is a city of 54,000 people and is situated on the banks of two large lakes and boasts beautiful scenery. Whatever your interests are, you will have access to numerous activities and amenities within minutes from your home – reclaim your work-life balance! Cut out the commute, cost of living, & constant committees of urban medicine while retaining the rewards of working alongside medical students and residents! To view beautiful North Bay and our lifestyle please see North Bay & Area Lifestyle


Qualifications
Certification in Geriatric Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
CPSO Independent practice license 
Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 (2 doses)

 
Remuneration
This position will be remunerated with a competitive daily stipend and OHIP fee-for-service billings

In addition, NBRHC has an incentive package which includes a $25,000 return of service stipend, assistance with relocation expenses and access to the $83,000 Ontario Health NRRRI grant

To Apply: Candidates should submit an expression of interest and CV to Chastity Saudino, Manager of Medical Affairs, at chastity.saudino@nbrhc.on.ca  Qualified candidates will be welcomed for locums and interviews as part of the hiring decision process.

Click on NBRHC Geriatrician to see this posting as a pdf
North Bay Regional Health Centre
Head Office 50 College Dr, North Bay, ON P1B 8G5, Canada
NBRHC is a state-of-the-art regional healthcare centre that has a catchment area of 180,000 with strong inpatient and out-patient specialist support. Circa 2011, this newly built 419 bed facility has three primary roles: providing acute care services to North Bay and its surrounding communities, functioning as the district referral center providing specialist services for smaller communities in the area, and it’s the specialized mental health service provider serving all of northeast Ontario.

For further information about the NBRHC please view http://www.nbrhc.on.ca and NBRHC Video

North Bay is located 3.5 hours north of Toronto, just down the four-lane highway from the Muskokas, and 3.5 hours west of Ottawa. With a population of 54,000 and a catchment area of 180,000, it is a safe and welcoming community that offers a healthy and balanced environment for working, living and raising a family. North Bay is situated on the banks of two large lakes and boasts beautiful scenery and four distinct seasons. Whatever your interests are, you will have access to numerous activities and amenities within minutes from your home – reclaim your work-life balance and join us!

To view beautiful North Bay and our lifestyle please visit www.northbay.ca
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North Bay, ON
Location North Bay, ON
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North Bay is the "Gateway to the North!"

North Bay is located 3.5 hours north of Toronto, just down the four-lane highway from the Muskokas, and 3.5 hours west of Ottawa. Short 1 hour daily flights are available in and out of the city. With a population of 54,000 and a catchment area of 180,000, it is a safe and welcoming community that offers a healthy and balanced environment for working, living and raising a family.

North Bay is situated on the banks of two large lakes (Lake Nipissing and Trout Lake) and boasts beautiful scenery and four distinct seasons. Whatever your interests are, you will have access to numerous activities and amenities within minutes from your home – reclaim your work-life balance and join us!

North Bay is also home to Canadore College and Nipissing University, and the Battalion OHL team.

A visual tribute to North Bay by Richard Willetts:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9Z-ovOtrOM

Another visual tribute to North Bay by Patrick Gilbert:
http://vimeo.com/84039502

North Bay Tourism:
https://www.tourismnorthbay.com/
North Bay Regional Health Centre
Address 50 College Drive, North Bay, ON, Canada

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