Physiatry/Rehabilitation Medicine - Full Time

Bluewater Health, Sarnia, Ontario

Bluewater Health is inviting applications for a Physiatrist.  Remuneration is fee for service.

As a physiatrist practicing at Bluewater Health, you will find:

  • 40 Rehabilitation & Short Term Complex Medical Management level rehabilitation beds
  • On unit therapy space as well as a gym
  • Designated Stroke Centre including acute stroke unit
  • EEG and EMG services
  • Multidisciplinary team including nursing, OT, PT, SLP, SW, Dietitian, PSW, Pharmacy, LHIN Home & Community Care
  • Outpatient rehabilitation services including a Community Reintegration Program with interdisciplinary services such as OT, PT, SLP (modified barium swallow assessments), outpatient hand therapy
  • MSK Rapid Access Centre

The ideal candidate for the position will have:

  • Certification with the Royal College – FRCPC in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • EMG training would be an asset
  • Interest in pain medicine is an asset
  • Canadian Permanent Residency or be a Canadian citizen
  • Strong interpersonal & collaborative skills and be dedicated to service excellence

Bluewater Health operates 300 beds at hospitals in Petrolia and Sarnia. We are award winning, Accredited with Exemplary Standing, and have state-of-the art facilities. We offer an array of specialized acute, complex continuing care, allied health and ambulatory care services including:

  • a broad range of diagnostic services including CT, MRI, and Nuclear Medicine
  • Fully staffed 24-hour emergency department
  • Affiliation with Western University’s Distributed Education Network

We are committed to improving the patient experience using engagement, Lean, and innovation.

Situated on the shores of Lake Huron at the Michigan border, Sarnia offers excellent quality of life, sports, arts and culture, education, state of the art health care, and beautiful natural environment. 

To apply, please send CV and references to:

Dr. Michel Haddad

Chief of Professional Staff, Bluewater Health

519-464-4400 ext 4534