Located just 30 minutes east of Toronto, in Beautiful Durham Region, Lakeridge Health Oshawa (LHO) is looking for a Cardiologist to participate in the Cardiology service model, with a focus on the provision of services to the following areas; acute cardiac unit, acute inpatient cardiology ward, consult service, cardiac diagnostics, cardiac imaging, heart function clinic and pacemaker clinic.
We currently have a position available for one full-time cardiologist to join a team of eight cardiologists with well-established practices. Hospital-based inpatient care is shared among the group with home-based call. Participation in the General Medicine call schedule is not required.
Applicants must be licensed or eligible for a license to practice in Ontario with accreditation in Cardiology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent. A strong interest in teaching would be an asset as Lakeridge Health is associated with Queen’s University and the successful candidate is encouraged to pursue an academic appointment. Ability to implant permanent pacemakers would be an asset as would level III echocardiography certification but these are not required.
The successful candidate will promote and exemplify excellence in professional practice and conduct, commitment to team-based and inter-professional care and proven strong interpersonal skills.
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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 five hospital sites in Ajax, Bowmanville, Oshawa, Port Perry, and Whitby, and leading cancer, nephrology and mental health and addictions programs, we provide a broad range of healthcare services to a diverse population, with a focus on achieving excellence. One System. Best Health.
Oshawa is located in Durham Region, an expanding community 50 km east of Toronto. It is the home of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), and is within easy reach of both fine countryside and Toronto’s cultural attractions.
Please forward a letter of interest, accompanied by an updated CV, to: Lakeridge Health (Attention: Dr. Sherali Rahim), Medical Affairs Office, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON L1G 2B9. Tel: 905-576-8711 x33720. E-mail: [email protected].
Application closing date: April 16, 2023.
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