Job Details

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Full Time
Posting Date:
December 26, 2022
Closing Date:
June 30, 2023 23:59
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Job Description

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA), Regina Area is seeking a team oriented and professional Anatomical Pathologist to be part of our dynamic and expanding Department of Laboratory Medicine in Regina, Saskatchewan. The specialist will join us in an independent, contract position.

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is funded for 20 laboratory physicians and 5 laboratory scientists providing primary services to patients in the Regina Area, and as part of a province-wide integrated laboratory system. The successful candidate will have responsibilities spanning across Regina General Hospital and Pasqua Hospital. The Department of Laboratory Medicine is fully supported by teams of cytologists, chemists, hematological pathologists, surgical pathologists and microbiologists.

In addition to clinical services, it is expected that the successful candidate will participate and be actively involved in on call requirements.

The University of Saskatchewan is a research-intensive institution with 22,000 students and 7,000 faculty and staff, and a strong reputation for innovation and excellence. The College of Medicine has an intake of 100 students per year with a commensurate number of positions for residency training. The Department Laboratory Medicine has distributed training sites in Saskatoon and Regina: Pathology and Lab Medicine .

Job Qualifications

The candidate will hold certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) in Anatomical and/or General Pathology. Successful applicants will be eligible for regular licensure from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CPSS).

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 successful applicant is expected to participate in the undergraduate, post graduate, and continuing medical education programs of the Department of Laboratory Medicine in the Regina Area.

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

The preferred start date for this position is immediate but we are flexible. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Additional Information

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is the largest organization in Saskatchewan, employing over 44,000 employees and physicians responsible for the delivery of high quality and timely healthcare for the entire province. We are driven by the commitment to improve frontline patient care for Saskatchewan people, and we are working together to better coordinate health services across the province to ensure that patients receive high quality, timely healthcare, wherever they live in Saskatchewan.

The SHA supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients. We welcome applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.

Charissa Amyotte, Recruitment Specialist
Practitioner Staff Affairs – Regina
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Phone: 306-766-0742 Fax: 306-766-3459

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Community Description

Regina is the capital of Saskatchewan, Canada and is a beautiful oasis on the prairies with a steadily growing population exceeding 250,000. According to MacLean's Best Communities in Canada 2019, Regina came in second in the Prairies and 74th across the country, scoring well in population growth, commute, amenities and culture. Regina was Canada’s 33rd fastest-growing community in 2019, adding 12.7 per cent more residents over the past five years. Regina is known for its generous, friendly people and rich community pride. This welcoming prairie city has an abundance of parks, sports and recreational facilities, bicycle pathways, family attractions and an exceptional quality of life. The United Nations have awarded Regina as a ‘Tree City of the World’ for the second year in a row.