Quinte Health Care is seeking an FRCP-trained Anaesthetist to join our team of 10 congenial and skilled Anaesthesiologists in a highly desirable community

Quinte Health Care Anaesthesiologists provide services for General Surgery, Endoscopy, Orthopaedics, Urology, ENT, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry and Dental Surgery. Practice possibilities include work in a closed ICU.

Quinte Health Care’s Anaesthesiology group covers the Operating Rooms, obstetrical services, inpatient acute pain, and preoperative work. About 10,000 surgical procedures are carried out each year. Births at Quinte Health Care each year number between 1400 – 1500.

The six operating rooms and pre- and post-surgical care areas at Belleville General Hospital were built in 2014. The operating rooms are large and are well-equipped with high-tech equipment.

The Quinte area is in south-eastern Ontario and in 2021, Maclean’s ranked Belleville as the fourth best place in Canada to live! In addition to QHC Belleville General hospital, there are three others located in Picton, Quinte West (includes Trenton and Brighton), and Bancroft. The area includes some of the most diverse and beautiful countryside in Ontario. From the lakes of Bancroft down to the wine country, picturesque towns, and Sandbanks beach of Prince Edward County, and through the more urban Belleville/Quinte West/Brighton corridor alongside Lake Ontario, almost every lifestyle interest can be found within the communities served by QHC. The region offers low cost of living, excellent amenities, excellent schools as well as quality local theatre, shopping and restaurants. Belleville and Quinte West are located along the highway 401 corridor, and Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Kingston are all easy driving distance.

Anaesthesiologists have the opportunity to educate and mentor residents from Queen's University, with members usually holding a Queen’s University appointment.

Ideal candidates should have an interest in regional anaesthesia and acute pain management.

Candidates must be FRCP-trained and hold or be able to obtain an Ontario independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Payment is fee-for-service with call stipend.

Quinte Health Care

Quinte Health Care has 1,800 staff members and 320 medical staff who provide a wide range of high quality health care services to a region of 160,000 residents. Care is provided through four hospitals – QHC Belleville General Hospital, QHC North Hastings Hospital, QHC Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital and QHC Trenton Memorial Hospitals – and includes four emergency departments, operating rooms at three sites, inpatient services (including acute medicine, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, mental health, complex continuing care, rehabilitation and surgery), a rehabilitation day hospital, children's treatment centre, ambulatory care clinics, community mental health programs, and a range of diagnostic services.

For more details:

Please send CV and contact Martha Farrell at or 613-885-6277