Pediatric Hospitalist

Paediatric Hospitalist locum tenens– Markham Stouffville Hospital

Oak Valley Health is a large community hospital providing care at three locations that has a reputation for excellence in progressive community care.  Oak Valley Health is uniquely positioned with cutting edge technology, expansive new facilities and a supportive and welcoming community.  With a focus on patient experience, safe, high quality care and innovation, our dedicated team of physicians, staff and volunteers provides care to over 300,000 patients a year. The hospital has capacity to grow a number of programs and services as we evolve to meet the needs of our growing community.  At Oak Valley Health, we are honoured to care.

Oak Valley Health, Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH), features newly renovated facilities including a new cancer clinic, breast health center, diagnostic imaging center, and medical/surgical units. There is a group of highly motivated and skilled professionals. We are also a training site for trainees from the University of Toronto. In addition, we have an active and expanding research program that supports open phase 3 clinical trials.

The Department of Paediatrics is looking for a Paediatric Hospitalist to join our team as locum tenens with the possibility of progressing to a part-time or full-time position.

The successful applicant will provide service on our inpatient unit, ambulatory clinics (including General Paediatrics Consultation Clinic, High Risk Newborn Clinic, and the potential to work in subspecialty clinics), receive consults from the community, Emergency Department, Labour and Delivery, and the Alongside Midwifery Unit, and provide on call coverage overnight to these locations and our 12 bed Level 2C NICU.

You will be part of a strong Department of Paediatrics helping to serve one of the fastest growing communities in the GTA.  There are opportunities for involvement in teaching, leadership, and creative professional activities, and the successful applicant may be eligible for a faculty appointment at the University of Toronto.


  • An independent license to practice medicine in Ontario from the College of Physicians and Surgeon of Ontario  
  • Current certification in PALS and NRP

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We invite all interested and qualified candidates to submit an expression of interest and current Curriculum Vitae to:

Dr. Joe Wiley, Chief of Paediatrics

Oak Valley Health thanks all qualified physicians for their submissions however only selected candidates who qualify will be contacted to attend a pre-application interview. All appointments are subject to an Impact Analysis and Board approval. The hospital reserves the right not to appoint anyone to this position.

Oak Valley Health takes pride in serving some of Canada’s most diverse communities. We are committed to fostering an environment of equity and inclusivity where every person can work and receive care safely, openly and honestly.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nation of origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital or family status, belief system, or other factors related to one’s personal identity and/or values.