West Park Healthcare Centre is a University of Toronto affiliated specialized rehabilitation and complex continuing care Centre with 276 inpatient beds, and a 200 bed Long Term Care facility. The Centre has earned an international reputation for clinical excellence, research and education. It provides a number of highly specialized provincial, regional and local programs, such as Geriatric Functional Enhancement, long-term ventilation and tuberculosis care, and a broad range of inpatient, ambulatory and outpatient services. An Assess and Restore outpatient program is established as well as a Senior’s Mental Health program to support our elder patients.
Our Vision: Exemplary care inspired by innovation and exceptional performance. Our Mission: We enhance lives, inspire hope and encourage independence through caring relationships, leading practices, specialized services and partnership. Our Core Values: Excellence, Respect , Trust, Collaboration, Accountability
JOIN US! We have an opening for a Half-Time Geriatrician to join West Park Healthcare Centre Professional Staff as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team, providing services to patients residing at West Park Healthcare Centre and the West Park Long-Term Care Centre located on campus. Remuneration is on a fee-for-service basis in accordance with the OHIP Schedule of Benefits.
Applicants must be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada with Certification or equivalent in Geriatric Medicine and licensed (or eligible for licensure) in the Province of Ontario.
Eligibility for academic appointment at the University of Toronto, and/or demonstrated capabilities in teaching and/or clinical research an asset Ability to perform assessment, diagnosis, treatment, health education/ counseling and other medical functions as required according to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario standards of practice and the West Park’s policies and procedures.
Interested candidates should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to:
Dr. Nora Cullen, Chief of Staff
West Park Healthcare Centre
82 Buttonwood Avenue
Toronto, ON M6M 2J5
or submit electronically to: Professional.StaffHR@westpark.org