Job Postings

RURAL FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN – 4 POSITIONS AVAILABLE

We are a group of 8 physicians practicing family medicine in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands and Minden area. We are also affiliated, and work collaboratively, with the Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team. We currently have a roster of 9,770 patients.

Some of our physicians are part of the staff of our local emergency department. We provide regular care of hospital in-patients, provide hospital on-call coverage, offer care to patients in LTC facilities (including on-call), and care to patients in hospices or a palliative care unit.

We are looking for a physician or physicians who would be interested in working with a collaborative team of health care professionals. We are a teaching site and have a full rotation of residents from the University of Toronto, Queen’s, McMaster and other. Compensation is based on a blended capitation model as a physician belonging to a Family Health Organization. More information is available on the MOHLTC website at http://www.heatlh.gov.on.ca, and specifically relating to physician compensation at FM Compensation Practice Models EN-1

Haliburton County also offers a “return of service” incentive to physicians moving to the area to practice Family/ER medicine. You are eligible to apply for the incentive whether you are a new graduate or are just looking to relocate to the beautiful Haliburton Highlands. For more details contact Wendy Welch, Physician Recruitment and Retention Coordinator, wwelch@haliburtoncounty.ca or Kimberley Robinson, Executive Director of the Haliburton Highlands FHT and Manager for the Haliburton Family Medical Centre, at kim.robinson@hhfht.com if you are interested in learning more!

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT – 1.0 FTE

The Physician Assistant (PA) provides support and services within the Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team, under the direct or indirect supervision of a Physician in our associated Family Health Organization. The Physician Assistant will support the primary health care needs of the community within the scope of practice and standards of care of a Physician Assistant. The Physician Assistant diagnoses and manages common health problems and diseases both independently and in collaboration with the client and the physicians. The Physician Assistant works as part of an interdisciplinary team to address issues in the community that affect health.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

Successful completion of a Physician Assistant Education Program

CCPA Designation

Membership in the CAPA

BLS CPR

Demonstrated experience in Community and/or Primary Care Setting

Submit a written application and a detailed resume to;

Kimberley Robinson
Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team
7217 Gelert Road, P.O. Box 870
Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0
kim.robinson@hhfht.com

Fax: 705-457-3955

REGISTERED DIETITIAN – 0.5 FTE

The Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team is seeking a 0.5 FTE Registered Dietitian (RD) who will be responsible for the nutrition care of clients identified as moderate to high risk for chronic disease, or clients living with chronic disease. The RD will work in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team and will share expertise and knowledge of nutrient care with clients and their families, as well as other health care professionals.

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:

Baccalaureate of Science in Nutrition or equivalent

Current registration with the College of Dietitians of Ontario required

Current membership with Dietitians of Canada Association, including professional liability insurance program

Strongly recommended to become a member of the Primary Care Dietitians Association

Basic CPR certification

Current Ontario Drivers’ License

Demonstrated experience in Community and/or Primary Care Setting

Demonstrated experience in the area of chronic disease management and prevention

Submit a written application and a detailed resume to;

Kimberley Robinson
Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team
7217 Gelert Road, P.O. Box 870
Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0
kim.robinson@hhfht.com

Fax: 705-457-3955