Position Description

Internal Medicine Specialists

Our Service of Internal Medicine is looking to recruit General Internal Medicine and IM subspecialties including: General Cardiology, Geriatrics, Hematology, Infectious Diseases and Rheumatology.

If you want to establish a community practice rich in all aspects of your field while enjoying your home/family life (cutting out the commute and high cost of living!), this job is for you!

“I left a job in an urban academic hospital in Toronto for North Bay in 2013 – and it was the best decision of my medical career!”
– Dr. Ann Marie McKenna, Chair, Internal Medicine Review

Job Summary:
NBRHC is a large community hospital with a dynamic service of Internal Medicine. Our complement of 9 members presently includes general internists, nephrologists, gastroenterologists, endocrinologists and a respirologist. All members of the service share in the Internal Medicine on-call rota responsibilities including providing consultative services for hospital ER and in-patients as well as working in our sixteen bed ICU in collaboration with our anaesthesia colleagues. Our on-call model is supported by physician assistants to allow you to spend more time at the bedside, and less time on the computer. The organization is an affiliated academic teaching centre with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and our service is involved in teaching the undergraduate medical and postgraduate Family Medicine and Internal Medicine residents.

Applicants are required to be certified in Internal Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario.

Organization & Community Info:
North Bay Regional Health Centre is a 419 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.

North Bay is located a 3.5 hours drive north of Toronto, just north of Muskoka, and 3.5 hours west of Ottawa. With a population of 54,000 and a catchment area of 180,000, it is a 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. 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 academic medicine while retaining the rewards of working alongside medical students and residents! To view beautiful North Bay and our lifestyle please see http://vimeo.com/84039502

This position will be remunerated through a combination of fee-for-service billings, a lucrative Northern Specialist Alternative Payment Plan, & Hospital On-Call stipends. In addition, NBRHC has a competitive Incentive Package which includes a $25,000 non-repayable, interest free loan, assistance with relocation expenses, and up to $83,000 via the Northern Rural Recruitment & Retention Initiative.

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

Ready to reclaim your work-life balance ?