Family Medicine Hospitalists – Transitional Care Units

Family Medicine Hospitalists – Transitional Care Units
The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

The Ottawa Hospital (TOH) is seeking family physicians to provide clinical services for subacute patients on the Transitional Care Unit at the TOH General Campus.

We currently hiring starting January 2024, for two Full-Time Equivalent positions and one locum position.

TOH is at the forefront of health care in Canada, with a focus on exceptional patient care and practice-changing research. The Subacute Hospitalist Program offers opportunities for expanding clinical skills, continuing professional development, and an unparalleled work-life balance in a supportive clinical environment. Our program offers flexible arrangements to fit hospitalist medicine into outpatient practices.

Practice Setting:

  • The Ottawa Hospital – General campus
  • Transitional Care Units (TCUs) for patients who have completed their acute inpatient stay and are awaiting disposition planning
  • EPIC EMR – full training provided

The Ideal Hospitalist candidate will:

  • Strive for excellent patient care
  • Possess great interdisciplinary collaboration skills
  • Be Family Medicine (CCFP) trained
  • Have subacute hospitalist experience
  • Have excellent English language communication skills; French would be an asset
  • Possess an independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • Be registered in good standing with the CMPA

Work Expectations:

  • Provide inpatient care for Subacute Medical Inpatients
  • Business day rounding daily only
  • Home call is required, rotating with other colleagues to provide on-call coverage

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their application, including an up-to-date CV to:

Heather Karcher-De Vos: [email protected]