General Gastroenterology
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Vacancy #:2020-21-110472
Number of Vacancies:1
Vacancy Opening For:Specialist
Specialist Type:Other
Employer:SHA (Regina QuAppelle)
Community:Regina
Hours to International Airport:0.0
Community Website:http://tourismregina.com/
Employment Type:Permanent
Employment Term:Full Time
Posting Date:June 10, 2021
Closing Date:December 31, 2021 23:30
Method of Payment:Fee-for-Service
Method of Payment Description:Fee-for-Service
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Job Description

A rewarding fee-for-service, community based practice opportunity for a specialist to practice General Gastroenterology awaits you in Regina, Saskatchewan. The Regina gastroenterology program is very progressive and maintains state-of-the-art equipment such as high definition endoscopes, endoscopic ultrasound, double balloon enteroscopy, capsule endoscopy and an x-ray facility in our GI Unit.

Gastroenterology services are based out of the Pasqua Hospital & Regina General Hospital, which are recognized for provision of quality health care in several specialized areas. Highly qualified physicians and staff, along with advanced diagnostic equipment, have enabled the Gastroenterology program to stay in the forefront.

On call duties and endoscopy time will be shared with other members of the Division of Gastroenterology.

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 of Medicine has distributed training sites in Saskatoon and Regina (https://medicine.usask.ca/department/clinical/medicine.php). The successful applicant is expected to participate in the undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing medical education programs of the Department of Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology in the Regina Area and will be appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan.

Job Qualifications

Applicants must have completed a subspecialty residency-training program in Gastroenterology, accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) or equivalent. A special interest in nutrition support and/or hepatology would be preferred. Applicants should be eligible for regular licensure to practice in Saskatchewan as determined by 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.

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

Regina is a friendly and welcoming prairie city with an abundance of parks, sports and recreational facilities, bicycle pathways, family attractions and an exceptional quality of life. There are many attractions and events that take place all year in Regina for residents and tourists alike (www.regina.ca).

The 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.

Naomi Teuch Oladipupo, Recruitment Specialist
Practitioner Staff Affairs – Regina
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Phone: 306-766-0742 Fax: 306-766-3459
E-mail: naomiteuch.oladipupo@saskhealthauthority.ca