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Physiatrist

at   |  Peterborough, ON - posted: 10/18/2018 10:18 AM  Full Time in Physician Opportunities

The Opportunity
PRHC is looking for a physiatrist to join our hospital and take over a well-established practice in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This opportunity includes an inpatient consultation service and an outpatient service with clinic space and clerical support.

PRHC's integrated Stroke Unit (ISU) has staff dedicated to the care of stroke patients. The stroke unit provides both acute and rehab care following stroke. The ISU benefits from a multi- disciplinary and collaborative approach to care with excellent support from specialty services including nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech language therapists, registered dietitians, pharmacy, and social work.

Outpatient clinic services offered include orthopedic rehabilitation, musculoskeletal care, spasticity management, amputee clinic, botox injections, electromyography (EMG) studies and access to fluoroscopy. Leadership opportunity available as well.

Qualifications
• Currently registered with or eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
• Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with physicians, nurses, staff, volunteers, patients, hospital leadership, and the community as required
• Demonstrated analytical ability
• Ability and willingness to encourage a spirit of collaboration amongst team members
• Eligible for staff privileges at PRHC
• Evidence of ongoing continued medical education

About PRHC
PRHC is a regional hospital delivering acute healthcare to a rapidly-growing population of more than 300,000 in Peterborough and the surrounding communities, including the First Nations of Curve Lake, Alderville and Hiawatha.

With an annual operating budget of $300 million, PRHC has more than 430 inpatient beds and offers a wide range of services, including specialized programs in renal, stroke, cardiac, cancer care, vascular surgery & mental health addictions.

The Health Centre is located in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada – a 90-minute drive north-east of Toronto, – and has a proud local history extending back over a century. We are the region’s largest employer with more than 2,400 staff, 400 physicians with privileges and 600 volunteers.

As a member of the PRHC team, you will be part of an exceptional working environment – a forum to share knowledge, to learn, to develop talents, relationships and careers, and a culture that recognizes and rewards the achievements of its people.

Work. Play. Live.
In Peterborough, you’ll be as close to the great outdoors as you are to work, schools and other amenities. Here, we boast all the conveniences and comforts that an exceptional quality of life demands. Here, you can have it all.

Just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto by car, Peterborough is a unique community unto itself, an established entity with a rich heritage, a thriving culture, and a bright future. Home to Trent University and Fleming College as well as a burgeoning business sector, the opportunities here abound.

Peterborough offers a unique blend of outdoor pursuits and urban amenities right at your doorstep. Our arts and culture community is renowned for its exceptional events, exhibitions and performances, and the city offers a wide array of multicultural cuisine, local cafés, and unique shops.

PRHC is an accessible workplace, and an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our programs and services, please visit our website at: www.prhc.on.ca.

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