- Quinte Health
- Belleville, ON
- Job Category
Quinte Health has a vacancy for Psychiatrists (permanent, full-time, part-time or locum)
Acute Care Psychiatric/Mental Health Services are provided at Quinte Health Belleville General Hospital as a Schedule One facility under the Mental Health Act. The mental health program includes inpatient, outpatient, transitional outpatient care, emergency services, consultations, and educational services to the community. In addition to the Schedule One services, our spectrum of care includes an Assertive Community Treatment Team, outpatient psychotherapy services and a Crisis Centre. Our Psychiatry team provides 24-hour call coverage.
Quinte Health is seeking a psychiatrist who is prepared to work or cross-cover through the full range of our mental health services. We are a highly collegial, collaborative team committed to working together to meet the evolving needs of the communities we serve while maintaining a healthy, enjoyable work environment in which our psychiatrists continue to learn from and support each other. The successful candidate will be a team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Along with remuneration options to supplement fee for service billing, Quinte Health offers excellent office support and opportunities for professional development and leadership. The department is attached to the Department of Psychiatry and Queens University as an Academic Unit and provides training to residents and students.
Candidates will require Royal College certification along with an independent license with the CPSO.
Quinte Health has 1,800 staff members and 400 medical staff who provide a wide range of high quality health care services to a region of 160,000 residents. Care is provided through four hospitals – Belleville General Hospital, North Hastings Hospital, Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital and Trenton Memorial Hospitals – and includes four emergency departments, operating rooms at three sites, inpatient services (including acute medicine, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, mental health, complex continuing care, rehabilitation and surgery), a rehabilitation day hospital, children's treatment centre, ambulatory care clinics, community mental health programs, and a range of diagnostic services. The Quinte area is in south-eastern Ontario.
Our hospitals are located in Belleville, Picton, Quinte West (includes Trenton and Brighton), and Bancroft. The area includes some of the most diverse and beautiful countryside in Ontario. From the lakes of Bancroft down to the wine country, picturesque towns, and Sandbanks beach of Prince Edward County, and through the more urban Belleville/Quinte West/Brighton corridor alongside Lake Ontario, almost every lifestyle interest can be found within the communities served by Quinte Health. The region offers low cost of living, affordable homes, and excellent schools as well as quality local theatre, shopping and restaurants. Belleville and Quinte West are located along the highway 401 corridor, and Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Kingston are all easy driving distance.
For more information, please send your CV and cover letter to:
Martha Farrell, Physician Recruitment and Retention Coordinator
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