Geriatrician

GERIATRICIAN

We are seeking a fourth Geriatrician to join the “Ageing Well Program” at Southlake Regional Health Centre. This is a well-integrated program that includes a team of geriatricians, geriatric psychiatrists, palliative care physicians, geriatric nurse practitioners, GEM (geriatric emergency management nurses), and geriatric outreach team members including social worker, occupational, physical therapist and a registered nurse.

 As a fellowship-trained Geriatric specialist, you will have the opportunity to support patients through various stages of their healthcare journey. You will have the opportunity to work in nurse and nurse practitioner supported clinic, in person and via OTN, provide inpatient geriatric consultations, support in home geriatric assessments with geriatric outreach team. There is also opportunity to work in surrounding retirement homes and nursing homes with NLOT (nurse led outreach team in nursing homes). Our program can access “Southlake at home program “that provides enhanced support to high risk patients discharged from the hospital.

 Southlake is a Centre of Excellence and a premier practice destination with outstanding facilities and clinical outcomes. You will join a Department of Medicine with over 90 Active Staff members, with access to a full complement of subspecialty staff supporting a number of regional, tertiary-care programs, including regional cardiac, cancer and thoracics programs, in an efficient, effective, safe and high-quality care environment.

Medical Staff are provided with the opportunity to achieve exceptional career-life balance, with the opportunity and flexibility to tailor their practice to include additional interests in teaching, quality improvement and leadership roles. The successful candidate will be Royal College-certified and possess, or be able to obtain, a license to practice medicine in Ontario.

To join our dedicated team, please forward a letter of interest, along with your curriculum vitae, to:

Deb Green, Medical Affairs Associate

Medical Administration, Southlake Regional Health Centre

dgreen@southlakeregional.org

We thank everyone for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.