Full-Time Family Medicine Opportunity in Bonfield!

The Bonfield Medical Centre is currently seeking a full-time physician to replace a retiring physician. This is a turn-key practice with a lot of opportunity to grow and customize. The Medical Centre is a modern medical facility with the best office view in Ontario, located on a quiet lake-filled rural environment with pristine natural beauty. Bonfield is located 15 minutes from North Bay, a city with a population of approx. 53, 000 with all of the modern urban amenities. This is an established practice; the former practitioner is retiring after 10 years of service.

About the Community

Bonfield is a township in northeastern Ontario on Nosbonsing Lake in the Nipissing District with a population of just under 2100 residents. The township is approximately 20 minutes from North Bay and comprises the communities of Blanchard’s Landing, Bondfield, Grand Desert and Rutherglen. Check out the community website for additional information: https://bonfieldtownship.com/.


Tourist Attractions: Lake Nosbonsing, Lake Talon, Canadian Ecology Centre, Bonfield is on the OFSC Trail, Fishing, Hunting, Outdoor Rink, Soccer Field, all the seasonal amenities


Local Celebrations: Winter Carnival, Bonfield Parish Picnic, Canada Day Celebration, Annual Fall Fair, Bonfield and District Lions Club ATV Run

Local Elementary School, local banking institution, Family fun, natural adventure


Points about the Medical Center Facility

  • Modern and updated computer software to medical requirements
  • Pharmacy in the basement
  • Brick and siding building is 24 ft x 43 ft
  • Air conditioned, force air oil heating system, wheel chair accessible, secure building
  • Building well maintained by the Municipality


Your Compensation and Benefits

This is an RNPGA contract with the MOHLTC with an annual base compensation of $228,299. If you wish to have more details about the contract please let us know and we will put you in touch with the appropriate contact at the MOHLTC.


We are certain that if you visit our community and our Medical Center you will want to stay. In order to convince you we offer:

  • 1 or 2-week locum at the Center to experience the facilities, meet the patients and tour the community;
  • Community Assessment Visit Program: Provides reimbursement for travel and accommodation expenses incurred by a health care professionals and their spouse within Ontario for the purpose of assessing practice opportunities in an eligible community. For more details: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/northernhealth/cav.aspx


Bonfield is eligible for the MOHLTC’s Northern and Rural Recruitment and Retention Incentive. Eligible candidates would receive $83, 280 over a period of 4 years to practice full-time in the community. Here is the link for additional information: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/northernhealth/nrrr.aspx


Contact us for more details

Diane Francoeur                                                                               Peter Johnston, CAO

Deputy Clerk-Treasurer                                                                 Township of Bonfield

Township of Bonfield                                                                      cao.clerk@bonfieldtownship.org

deputyclerk@bonfieldtownship.org                                                  Phone: 705-776-2641

Phone: 705-776-2641                                                                      Mobile: 705-205-3701

Fax:      705-776-1154                                                                       Fax:        705-776-1154