Lakeridge Health has everything you seek - in your career and beyond. As one of Ontario's largest hospital networks and the dedicated cancer centre for the Central East, we foster a culture that promotes career advancement, learning opportunities and great quality of life. Through our five hospital sites, in Ajax-Pickering, Bowmanville, Oshawa, Port Perry, and Whitby we provide a broad range of healthcare services to a diverse population, with a focus on achieving excellence. One System. Best Health.


Lakeridge Health is currently inviting applications for full and part-time attending Hospitalist Physicians with strong communication and interprofessional skills to join a congenial team. With a well-established and widely respected Hospitalist program that was formed in 2001, we have one of the largest and most mature programs in the province - and our service is expanding. This is your chance to work with a bright, like-minded, collegial group of 34 Hospitalists, providing exceptional and comprehensive in-patient care across Lakeridge Health.  We offer an appropriate daily workload, progressive scheduling, 24/7 coverage and excellent subspecialty support plus competitive remuneration and teaching opportunities.  Weekend coverage is 1 in 4. 

You will have teaching opportunities through the Lakeridge Health partnership with Queen’s University.

Lakeridge Health offers many administrative options for those interested in pursuing physician leadership positions.

The candidate must hold an independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. To meet high demand, applications are evaluated on an ongoing basis. 

Position start date:  July 1, 2022 (negotiable)

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send a CV and contact information for three referees to:  

Dr. Joel Kennedy, Division Head – Hospitalist Medicine

Email: Tel: 905-576-8711 x33720

LH will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Medical Affairs Office.