Emergency Medicine Physician
- Scarborough Health Network
- Job Category
- Emergency Medicine
- Job Type
At Scarborough Health Network (SHN), the patient experience comes first. With three hospital sites (Birchmount, General, and Centenary) and five satellite sites, SHN provides a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada. Created through a merger of The Scarborough Hospital’s Birchmount and General sites and Rouge Valley Health System’s Centenary site in December 2016, SHN is committed to delivering the highest quality patient- and family-centred care, with a focus on enhancing access to services for the Scarborough community.
Patient services include a full-service Emergency department at each site, advanced maternal and neonatal care in state-of-the-art birthing centres, and specialized paediatric care. In addition, SHN is home to a number of regional programs serving the central east Greater Toronto Area and beyond, including cardiac care, nephrology, vascular surgery, and vision care, and is recognized as a centre of excellence in orthopaedic surgery, cancer care, and mental health.
This is a great opportunity for an Emergency Medicine Physician to provide patient care to a wonderful, appreciative and culturally diverse community at SHN. At SHN, you will find 3 full service EDs which provide care to 185,000 patients per year at the three hospitals. Affiliated with the University of Toronto, the ED has a large teaching program with award winning faculty. SHN facilities are well equipped with excellent laboratory service, specialty back-up and comprehensive diagnostic imaging and a dedicated Point-of-Care Ultrasound Program. We are looking for career-oriented Emergency physicians to join our progressive team. The ED is committed to PoCUS with significant investments in machines (6 PoCUS Machines) and wireless QPath archiving software providing a streamlined workflow for our physicians.
The successful candidate will be eligible for an independent license to practice in Ontario with certification or eligibility for certification in Emergency Medicine (FRCP-EM, CCFP-EM). Excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to inter-professional care are essential. Quality of life and remuneration targets are highly competitive.