RESPIROLOGIST - Full Time & Locum Opportunities Available

Respirologist – Full time & Locum opportunities available

Job Category: Credentialed Staff

Date Posted: November 3, 2021

Department: Medicine

 

POSITION SUMMARY

A community based general respirology position serving the community and region with opportunities for a focused interest in Bronchoscopy, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Sleep Medicine, and/or Critical Care.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:  

Inpatient: Consultation to OSMH credentialed staff and regional partners in Respirology and Internal Medicine, interpretation of PFTs, ECGs etc.; preference to participate in coverage of closed critical care unit with appropriate qualifications; participation and cooperation as a contributing team member of the Department of Internal Medicine.

Out-Patient: Consultative practice in Respirology serving the community and region and involvement with the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, Asthma Clinic, Sleep Lab. Must maintain community office practice.

ON-CALL:  Collaborative participation for on-call coverage will be shared with the OSMH Department of Medicine members with the potential for occasional support for Critical Care.

RESOURCES: Available outpatient clinics include an Asthma Clinic, Sleep Lab, Pulmonary Function Lab, CT and Interventional Radiology, Thoracic Surgery Clinic (in collaboration with York Thoracic Clinic) and outpatient clinic for minor procedures.

COMPENSATION: Fee for service and HOCC for on-call.

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. Fellowship in Respirology recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or additional training in Respirology. Additional education and training in Critical Care Medicine and/or Sleep Medicine preferred.

 

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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 recent renewal of three key cultural assets; Leacock Museum, Orillia Opera House and Museum of Art & History contributes to a vibrant arts community. Government services, education, retail, manufacturing and tourism are the basis of Orillia’s economy. 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.