Paediatrician – Full-Time
Would you like to join a collaborative, collegial, and interdisciplinary community of physicians focused on providing exemplary patient care? You belong here.
Recognized as one of the top 15 Ontario hospitals for patient flow, facilities, care, and ICU, we are a state-of-the-art facility with a strategic plan grounded in investing in quality healthcare. We believe that, together, we can create a healthier community for everyone. Click here to read more about Guelph General Hospital’s Professional Staff opportunities.
Guelph General Hospital has approximately 1,700 births per year with a level 2a Special Care Nursery (10 beds), a paediatric ward (8 beds) and paediatric day surgery. Our renovated and redesigned Special Care Nursery will be completed as of April 2022. We are affiliated with McMaster University, Waterloo Campus.
On call physicians are expected to take consults from the Emergency Department, specialist, and community physicians. Paediatricians admit patients when required and attend at risk deliveries with SCN nurses and RT. Staff also participate in Grand Rounds (Royal College accredited), and teaching and quality improvement committees.
Payment is fee-for-service and a hospital on call stipend, with an added incentive for weekend and holiday calls. Paediatricians participate in a service model and a call schedule.
Requirements for Application:
- Member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada
- Up-to-date NRP and PALS