Internist (Hospital-based)
Queensway Carleton Hospital
Ottawa, ON
Posted
8 months ago
Start Date
June 9, 2023
Duration
Compensation
Experience Level
Profession
Physician/Surgeon
Specialties
General Internal Medicine
Employment Type
Full-time
Our closely-knit hospitalist team seeks an additional internist to assist in providing care for the 4 inpatient medical patients units, including an integrated stroke unit and acute care of the elderly unit, all of which are supported by a strong multidisciplinary team.

A strong candidate would transition to our medicine call schedule, Monday to Friday day time only hospitalist schedule, and weekend rounds schedule, and have other opportunities including pre-operative outpatient clinic, IM rapid referral, reading ecgs and treadmill tests.
 
 
About Queensway Carleton Hospital
The Queensway Carleton Hospital (QCH) is an acute care facility located in west Ottawa. A 355-bed hospital, the QCH services nearly 500,000 patient visits annually, and is a teaching partner with the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. QCH is a nationally top ranked by Newsweek, it has been distinguished by NSQIP for outstanding quality in surgical patient care, and it is ranked a top employer by Forbes.
 
 
Our hospital has excellent access to diagnostic imaging services, including CT, MRI, and extended hours for ultrasound, and excellent support within the DOM with sub-specialty consultation services including Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Hematology, Neurology, Respirology, Infectious Diseases, Endocrinology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care. Our hospital also has a 12-bed ICU, a step-down unit, and a 24/7 rapid response team to care for the acute needs of all inpatients.

To learn more about this opportunity and our hospital, please contact
Lead Hospitalist: Dr. Rajini Potechin, rpotechin@qch.on.ca or use the Inquire button.
Queensway Carleton Hospital
Head Office 3045 Baseline Rd, Nepean, ON K2H 8P4, Canada
The Queensway Carleton Hospital (QCH) is an acute care facility in west Ottawa. With a 355-bed hospital, the QCH services nearly 500,000 patient visits annually and is a teaching partnership with the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. QCH is nationally top-ranked by Newsweek, has been distinguished by NSQIP for outstanding quality in surgical patient care, and is ranked a top employer by Forbes.
Our hospital has excellent access to diagnostic imaging services, including CT, MRI, and extended hours for ultrasound, and excellent support within the Department of Medicine with sub-specialty consultation services, including Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Hematology, Neurology, Respirology, Infectious Diseases, Endocrinology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care. Our hospital also has a 12-bed ICU, a step-down unit, and a 24/7 rapid response team to care for the acute needs of all inpatients.
 
Some of our annual numbers (from our 2019-2020 report):
•ED visits 81,273
•Day surgery cases 20,004
•Surgical Inpatients 4,450
•Medical inpatients 5,097
•Mental health patients 10,859
•Rehab outpatient visits 23,131
•Rehab inpatients 596
•Births 2,580
•Clinic & Day program visits 90,289
•Diagnostic Imaging tests 144,360
•Cardiopulmonary procedures 51,359

Employees Numbers:
Total physicians for 2020: 365 
Total midwives for 2020: 12 
Total nurses for 2020: 880 
Total allied health for 2020: 361 
Total staff for 2020: 2,165
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