Vacancy #:2019-20-58203
Number of Vacancies:2
Vacancy Opening For:Specialist
Specialist Type:Pediatrician
Employer:SHA (Sunrise)
Hours to International Airport:2.0
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Employment Type:Permanent
Employment Term:Full Time
Posting Date:June 11, 2019
Closing Date:March 31, 2021 23:30
Practice Type:Primary Care
Practice Size:3
Hours of Work:Daytime clinic hours with after hours and weekend call
Minimum Potential Salary:$375,000.00
Maximum Potential Salary:$400,000.00
Method of Payment:Contract
Method of Payment Description:This is a contract position, renewable annually
Call Schedule:1:3
Potential Income from Call:$25,000.00
Call Schedule Description:Physicians will develop a mutually agreeable call schedule to provide 24 hour on -call coverage
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Job Description

Two permanent, full-time positions are available for General Pediatrician Specialists. The successful candidates will work from the City of Yorkton in a team based clinic setting with an established, co-located interdisciplinary team, comprised of Pediatric Therapies, Autism Spectrum Disorder services, Early Childhood Psychology, Mental Health, Social Work, Dental and Public Health Nursing, as well as close links to family centered support programs such as KidsFirst and school based supports.

Itinerant pediatric services may be required throughout the southeast area of the province through on site or telemedicine services. The pediatricians will also be required to provide in-patient acute services and on – call coverage for the Yorkton Regional Hospital.

Job Benefits

benefits provided in accordance with a provincial contract template

Relocation Package

Relocation Assistance may be available from the Saskatchewan Medical Association or the Health Authority

Job Qualifications

Saskatchewan Health Authority, South East Area, with its Regional Health Centre in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, requires two General Pediatricians who are certified or eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The successful candidates must register with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan and be licensed to practice medicine in Saskatchewan. The physician must maintain membership and insurance with the Canadian Medical Protective Association and be legally entitled to work in Canada. Language of work is English.

Additional Information

The City of Yorkton is located in the south east area of the province, with a population just under 20,000 people. The referral population for our specialty services is approximately 100,000; the area extends itself north, south and east across the Manitoba border. Over 50 Family Physicians may do referrals to this specialty.

Currently, the following specialty services are provided:
- Obstetrics/Gynecology
- Ophthalmology
- General Surgery
- Pediatrics
- Radiology
- Medical Health Officer
- Psychiatry
- Anesthesiology
- Internal Medicine

Visiting services are provided by: Orthopedic, Vascular surgery and ENT specialists.

If you require more information contact:

Desiree Bachynski, Medical Services Employment Coordinator
270 Bradbrooke Drive
Yorkton, SK S3N 2K6
Phone: 306-620-6790