Family Physician

Job Details

Vacancy #:
2019-20-67208
Number of Vacancies:
1
Vacancy Opening For:
Family Physician
Employment Type:
Permanent
Employment Term:
Full Time
Posting Date:
June 2, 2020
Closing Date:
February 28, 2023 23:30
Practice Type:
Primary Care
Practice Size:
3
Hours of Work:
Monday - Friday; After hours on-call
Method of Payment:
Contract
Method of Payment Description:
$301,517 - $349,077 per year (4 step Primary Health Care grid)
Call Schedule:
1:5
Call Schedule Description:
The physician is required to participate in the on-call rotation. Call is shared amongst the physician group.

Job Description

The Saskatchewan Health Authority is seeking a family physician to provide physician services in the Rosetown & District Health Centre and Rosetown Primary Care Centre located in the Town of Rosetown.

This modern, efficient office uses an electronic health record (Accuro) and provides initial comprehensive assessments, care and follow up to Rosetown area residents. The physician will be expected to work with other care providers such as nurse practitioners, community services and facility staff. The Physician may be required to provide visiting services to nearby Elrose which includes clinic duties as well as overseeing care of long-term care patients. Physicians have the opportunity for inpatient care for their patients. The physician will also be required to participate in the ER on-call rotation. The successful physician will also enjoy an excellent work/life balance in this progressive clinic that allows for cross coverage for time away.

Physicians will provide patient care and on call emergency coverage. This Physician will work closely with nurses, and other members of the health care team to meet the specific needs of this community and its surrounding area.

Rosetown is located in west central Saskatchewan with a population of approximately 2,500. You will find a high standard of living at an affordable rate. There are many great leisure activities for you and your family. There are swimming pools, ice hockey and skating rinks, tennis courts, gym, walking trail, soccer fields and more – providing a variety of activities to keep you and your family active year round. There is an excellent elementary school and high school available in Rosetown for a variety of ages allowing for an education in the public system.

Rosetown is a short 60 minute drive to Saskatoon – a larger city of over 270,000 and home to an international airport and excellent shopping.

Rosetown is home to a brand-new long term care facility. A new model of care will see health professionals and support staff serving patients in a building designed to bring services to the patient as promptly and effectively as possible.

Rosetown

Job Qualifications

This individual should be a team player, be able to interact effectively with patients, colleagues, staff and management, and function well in a high volume environment with a commitment to provision of high quality patient and family centered care.

The candidate will hold certification or be eligible for certification from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). Successful applicants will be eligible for a provisional or regular license to practice in Saskatchewan. Applicants will also hold ACLS certification.

In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

The start date for this position is negotiable. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Additional Information

Rosetown & District Health Centre.
Interested applicants may apply to Christa Garrett, Practitioner Staff Affairs, Saskatchewan Health Authority at christa.garrett@saskhealthauthority.ca.

Organization & Community

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ORGANIZATION:
Saskatchewan Health Authority
COMMUNITY:
Rosetown
HOURS TO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
1.25
COMMUNITY WEBSITE:
http://www.rosetown.ca/

Community Description

Rosetown is a town in the province of Saskatchewan approximately 115 km southwest of Saskatoon. The town's motto, "The Heart of the Wheat Belt" reflects its history of being a farming community. Incentives may be available based on position. Learn more about recruitment and retention incentives here: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/residents/health/health-human-resources/incentives-for-healthcare-professionals