Position Description

Obstetrician / Gynecologist

The Service of Obstetrics & Gynecology of the North Bay Regional Health Centre is looking for someone who has a passion for community obstetrics and is seeking the good life.

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

Job Description:
The NBRHC Service of Obstetrics & Gynecology is an innovative and collegial service that is looking for an Obstetrician/Gynecologist to join its team. As a designated Level II prenatal community based hospital, the service manages the obstetrical unit (average 930 deliveries/annually) and generalist obstetrical cases. Typical gynecological caseload includes laparoscopic hysterectomies, routine prolapse repairs, hysteroscopies, etc.

The successful candidate will have assigned resources available including Operating Room (1 Full OR day per week) and outpatient procedural clinic time (1 day per week). They will participate in the Ob/Gyn on-call roster equally with our team.

Applicants are required to be certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and must be licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario. The organization is an affiliated academic teaching centre with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM). Our service is involved in teaching the NOSM undergraduate medical and postgraduate Family Medicine and Anesthesia residents, and welcomes Obstetrics residents on elective from across the province.

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 www.nbrhc.on.ca and https://vimeo.com/106279645

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 ?