Urgent Emergency Department Locum Needed
Sensenbrenner Hospital
Cochrane District
2 weeks ago
Start Date
July 8, 2024
24 hours
$ 3,990
Experience Level
Emergency Medicine
Employment Type
Sensenbrenner Hospital is looking for a locum Emergency Department Locum for SATURDAY, JULY 13, 2024 (24 hour shift)

Alternate Funding Agreement rate of $ 3,990 for the 24 hour shift plus 25% of shadow billings.

Sensenbrenner Hospital is a modern 68-bed fully accredited teaching hospital which serves a pollution of 8,600 and a catchment area of approximately 11,000.  Kapuskasing is a true Northern Ontario community with ample options for year-round outdoor recreation in a beautiful setting. Kapuskasing offers the amenities of the larger centers.

Accommodations and transportation are reimbursed by the GP/Vacancy Program as per their guidelines for locum physicians. Fully furnished apartments are available in a newly built building across from the hospital parking lot. We also have dedicated on call rooms for ED physicians. Locums typically fly into the Timmins airport prior to driving 2 hours northwest to Kapuskasing. 

Average patients in a 24-hour shifts are between 20 – 30 and can go up to 40 on a very busy day. There is a Hospitalist on site from 8 am to 5 pm daily for admissions. After hour admissions are done by the Emergency Physicians and the hospitalist takes over in the morning. 

Sensenbrenner Hospital has three General Surgeons, one GP Anesthesia, one General Internist as well as seven Family Physicians. Two of our local family physicians cover OB.   We have a supportive, team-based environment. Our longstanding and experienced medical staff are very supportive and helpful should you have questions during your shift.

Diagnostic imaging (including CT), electrocardiography, lab, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, chemotherapy, are available locally. Virtual Critical Care is available for critically ill patients.  Orthopedic surgery, ENT, OBS/GYNE, pediatrics, and psychiatry services are available through our relationship with Timmins and District Hospital. Other specialty services are available through Health Sciences North and Criticall Ontario.

For more information please contact Nicole Carrière Hachez at nhachez@senhosp.ca.



Sensenbrenner Hospital
Head Office 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5, Canada

Located in Kapuskasing, Sensenbrenner Hospital is a bilingual family-oriented, community-governed facility dedicated to improving and maintaining the health of individuals within the catchment area from Opasatika to Fauquier.

Sensenbrenner Hospital is an integral part of a larger regional and provincial health and social service network and provides needs-based services in an atmosphere of collaboration and cooperation amongst all stakeholders, especially the public at large.

Sensenbrenner Hospital provides a broad constellation of services that includes comprehensive primary and selected secondary care, long term care, palliative care, and health promotion services. In providing these services, Sensenbrenner Hospital dedicates itself to the highest quality of care within available resources, to continual improvement of services, and to supporting the viability of the catchment area.

By providing care closer to home, following patients/clients through a spectrum of health services and working closely with others, Sensenbrenner Hospital is a model of integration, flexibility and cost-effectiveness.


"Caring People, Caring for People"

The aforementioned Vision Statement reflects the recognition by Sensenbrenner Hospital of the value of its employees, medical staff and volunteers and the team approach employed in the provision of care. Further, that the provision of care is conducted in a holistic fashion recognizing the needs of the patient/client and the family.

Values Statement


We are committed to the provision of quality care in an environment with the least possible risk to patient/clients, visitors, employees, physician, building and equipment.


We acknowledge our responsibility to members of the corporation, patients/clients, staff, volunteers, physicians, partners, community, the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC), and the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN).


We are committed to serving patients/clients and their families in the official language of their choice.


We recognize the individual's right of privacy in relation to all services provided.


We are guided in our decision making by the principles of honesty, fairness, equity, and consistency.
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Cochrane District
Location Ontario
Sensenbrenner Hospital
Address 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5, Canada

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