GERIATRICIAN - Full time & Locum Opportunities Available

Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital – Full Time Geriatrician, Locum opportunities available

Job Category: Credentialed Staff

Date Posted: November 3, 2021

 

POSITION SUMMARY

This is a clinical position responsible for the provision of clinical geriatric consultation services. This successful candidate will provide leadership and consultation for Senior Friendly Initiatives within OSMH, collaboration with the NSM Specialized Geriatric Services to support a Regional Integrated Geriatric System and participation in the Couchiching Ontario Health Team. This successful candidate will also provide the opportunity to share in Internal Medicine call responsibilities. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Geriatric Consultation:

  • Provides in-patient geriatric consultations for hospitalized patients and patients admitted to the Acute Care of the Elderly Service in collaboration with other medical staff and assigned geriatric hospital staff
  • Participates in the development of strategic and operational plans for future seniors care (Acute Care of the Elderly Unit)

Seniors’ Care Clinic:

  • Established outpatient clinic with multi-disciplinary team affiliated with the Couchiching Family Health Team and other local partners
  • Participates in the development of strategic and operational plans to link the outpatient clinic with inpatient activities at OSMH
  • Provides specialized medical expertise and consultation to patients within an interdisciplinary team model

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicant must be a licensed physician in the Province of Ontario and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Internal Medicine. Applicant must be eligible for appointment to the Credentialed Staff at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.

 

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Interested Applicants are encouraged to follow the link above to apply.

For any questions regarding this vacancy, please contact Ally Piercy, Medical Affairs Coordinator at avpiercy@osmh.on.ca

OSMH is committed to diversity and equity in the workplace and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S persons and others who may contribute to a diverse workplace.

Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity, equal opportunity and maintaining a barrier-free selection process for job applicants. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known to the Medical Affairs department when contacted. All requests are handled confidentially.

Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital (OSMH) is located in the City of Orillia providing a comprehensive range of programs and services including medical, surgical and emergency care, as well as outpatient services. OSMH’s primary service area includes Orillia, Rama First Nation, and the Townships of Severn, Ramara, and Oro-Medonte, although through our regional programs we are able to offer kidney care, orthopedic care, sexual assault and domestic violence treatment, complex continuing care, adult mental health care, seniors care, as well as pediatric and neonatal intensive care to patients throughout North Simcoe Muskoka and beyond.

Nestled on the shores of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe, Orillia is located 1.5 hours north of Toronto and offers five picturesque waterfront parks, a state of the art new library, a world class entertainment centre, the Orillia Recreation Centre, sixty alpine ski runs and eighty two kilometers of cross-country ski/cycling trails. The region is home to several large employers including; Ontario Provincial Police Headquarters as well as OPP Central Command, Casino Rama, Georgian College and Lakehead University.