Physician Leader, Medicine Programs

Physician Leader, Medicine Programs

Life. Career. Balance. Experience it. Only at Southlake.


Southlake Regional Health Centre has some of the highest physician satisfaction scores in the province. The latest data by NRC Picker confirms that we are providing the premium practice environment that you deserve. If you are committed to excellence, passionate about making a difference, and looking for a place where your career can flourish, come join us in Newmarket, ON.

This key mandate involves collaborating and working with the Vice-President of the Medicine Programs, the Administrative Program Director and other members of the leadership team to ensure the implementation of the programs’ vision and goals, through teamwork and the effective and efficient utilization of program resources. As a Medicine specialist, you will bring expertise to the programs and provide leadership focusing on patient care, safety, resource utilization, budget and quality outcomes within the Medicine Programs.

The successful candidate will have experience, formal medical administrative leadership training, and excellent clinical, leadership and interpersonal skills, including communication, mediation, objectivity and conflict resolution. A time commitment of approximately one day/week to fulfil administrative responsibilities will be required. Administrative compensation is competitive and clinical practice remuneration will be based on the fee-for-service OHIP model.

Southlake is a premier practice destination with outstanding facilities, clinical outcomes and unwavering focus on our patients and their families. We are a Centre of Excellence with a full complement of subspecialty staff to support a number of regional tertiary care programs, including cancer, cardiac, child and adolescent mental health, and thoracic. Join our team of exceptional individuals who strive always to push the envelope of opportunity and success.


Candidates must be certified by the RCPSC in General Internal Medicine and hold, or be eligible to hold, an Independent CPSO.

About Us

At Southlake, we’ve created something special … A big city hospital that hasn’t lost its community heart. A place where teamwork is the norm and new leaders are continually discovered. An environment where you can put your skills to work today, while advancing towards your goals for tomorrow. A collegial workplace focused on achieving work-life balance.

Newmarket is located in York Region, part of the Central LHIN, on the northern edge of the Greater Toronto Area, allowing easy access to city activities as well as a short distance to cottage country and ski resorts. Residents of York Region enjoy access to an array of real estate options and public and private schools, making the area a choice location for many young families.

To find out more and to apply


For more information about Southlake, please visit our website at To join our dedicated team, please forward a letter of interest, along with your curriculum vitae to: Michele Skerratt, Medical Staff Affairs Specialist, Southlake Regional Health Centre, 596 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON  L3Y 2P9. E-mail:


We thank everyone for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.