The City of Temiskaming Shores is located on beautiful Lake Temiskaming, at the head of the Ottawa River waterway and near the Quebec border. The vibrant bilingual community offers all the amenities of a large city center with small-town charm. This friendly town is located 90 minutes from North Bay and 25 minutes from the Quebec border. To learn more about Temiskaming Shores please visit: http://www.temiskamingshores.ca/en/index.asp
You will work at Temiskaming Hospital (TH)—a modern, 59-bed facility that prides itself on caring for a catchment area of approximately 33,000 people. The medical staff consists of 17 family practitioners, 2 general surgeons), 1 Internist, 2 general practitioner anesthetists, (presently recruiting for 1 more), 1 geriatric practitioner, 1 visiting pathologist/Medical Laboratory Director, 8 visiting radiologists, 14 visiting specialists and 2 midwives. Our visiting specialists conduct regular outpatient clinics and provide consultations in varied disciplines. We belong to the Telestroke program with a state of the art diagnostic imaging department that includes a 128 slice CT scanner. In partnership with Sudbury’s Health Sciences North (HSN), we provide Virtual Critical Care Program, satellite dialysis, chemotherapy and Cardiac Rehabilitation.
ER Physicians are paid under EDAFA Emergency Department Alternate Funding Agreement at about $162.50 per hour with 10% of shadow billing paid during all time periods. There is an additional 25% premium that is paid on holidays.
There is also HOCC stipends for providing second on call back up for the opposite shift each day.