Position Description

Family Medicine Physicians

The NBRHC Department of General & Family Practice is looking for family physicians. North Bay has competitive earning opportunities, progressive and collegial teams, and a state-of-the-art community hospital. If you’re ready to spend less time commuting, more time enjoying the beautiful outdoors and you like the good life, this opportunity is for you!

Job Description:
The NBRHC Department of General & Family Practice has opportunities for physicians to join existing care teams to practice comprehensive family medicine, that includes hospital inpatient care.

The NBRHC Department of General & Family Practice is an efficient and collegial department that is actively engaged in our community and plays an important role with hospital care. Members provide hospital inpatient care to their rostered patients and share in the care of admitted orphan patients. Our physicians belong to Family Health Organizations and Family Health Groups, working together to reduce the frequency of inpatient on-call work.

Applicants are required to be certified, or eligible for certification, by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), and be licensed or eligible for licensure through the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) The organization is an affiliated academic teaching centre with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM). The preferred candidate would be expected to participate in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate medical learners.

Organization & Community Info:
NBRHC is a state-of-the-art regional health centre that has a catchment area of 180,000 with strong inpatient and out-patient specialist support. Circa 2011, this newly built 433 bed health 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 www.nbrhc.on.ca and https://vimeo.com/106279645

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

Our Family Health Organizations are remunerated with capitation payments along with fee-for-service. NBRHC family physicians also receive HOCC for on-call participation, stipends for orphaned in-patient care and surgical assisting. NBRHC & the City of North Bay offer a competitive incentive package of up to $50,000 to assist with practice start up and transition to the community assistance with moving expenses and up to $83,000 through the Northern Rural Recruitment & Retention Initiative (NRRRI).

For additional information on practice at NBRHC, please contact Chastity Saudino, Medical Affairs Manager at physicianrecruitment@nbrhc.on.ca.

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