Emergency Medicine


It's all right here. 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.


We are currently inviting applications for permanent full and part-time Emergency Medicine Physicians to join a congenial team providing care in Durham Region with hospital privileges at Lakeridge Health sites including Ajax, Bowmanville, Oshawa and Port Perry. These positions are located at our Lakeridge Health Ajax-Pickering and Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospitals. While these two hospitals will be your "primary" locations, you may be required to work at our other hospital sites. Physicians enjoy flexible scheduling and extensive specialty and subspecialty consultation services. These emergency departments range in volume from a small community ED, to a moderate sized ED, to a large, very high volume urban ED. There is a dedicated ED education team providing ongoing quality Continuing Medical Education. Remuneration is based on a fee-for-service billing system (Oshawa and Ajax-Pickering) and AFA (Bowmanville and Port Perry). The anticipated compensation range is $350,000 - $500,000.

You will have teaching opportunities through the Lakeridge Health partnership with Queen’s University, for those interested and qualified. Lakeridge Health offers many administrative options for those interested in pursuing physician leadership positions.

The candidate must hold FRCPC certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or CCFP(EM) certification in Emergency Medicine or significant experience appropriate to the ED and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Language of work: English. The position start date is negotiable.

For more information about us, please visit our website at www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca. Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send your current CV and contact information for three referees to [email protected]; Attention: Dr. Mike Howlett, Interim Department Chief & Medical Director. Phone: (905) 576-8711 x33720. Fax: (905) 721-4784. Lakeridge Health Oshawa, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON, L1G 2B9.

Posting closing date: To meet high demand, applications are evaluated on an ongoing basis.

Other location addresses as follows:

•Lakeridge Health Ajax – 580 Harwood Ave. S., Ajax, Ontario, L1S 2J4

•Lakeridge Health Port Perry – 451 Paxton St., Box 960, Port Perry, Ontario, L9L 1A8

•Lakeridge Health Bowmanville – 47 Liberty St. South, Bowmanville, Ontario, L1C 2N4

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.