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Opportunities: Permanent Employment

Current Postings

Family Practitioners   Specialists

Family Practice - can include OB, ER, hospitalist work and remote community visits if desired

Emergency Physician - with CCFP(EM) designation

GP / Anesthesia

 

Gastroenterologist


Orthopaedic Surgeon  


FAMILY PRACTICE - YELLOWKNIFE

YHSSA and the Department of Family Practice are recruiting physicians to join the YHSSA medical community.

DYNAMIC FAMILY PRACTICE OPPORTUNITY:

This physician has the opportunity to experience rural medicine in the NWT while enjoying living with the city ammenitites of Yellowknife.   Hospitalist involvement, clinic, OB and ER are all possible components of this position.

TERRITORIAL HOSPITAL EMERGENCY PHYSICIAN:

YHSSA is actively recruiting for an emergency physician (CCFP-EM) to work in the Emergency Department at Stanton Territorial Health Authority (Stanton Hospital) as part of a core group of other CCFP-EM trained doctors and a cohort of other Family Physicians with an interest in Emergency Medicine.

The health-care community of Yellowknife is expanding as a teaching site and there are many opportunities for teaching medical students, residents, nurse practitioners, student nurses and other health care professionals. The Department of Family Practice offers weekly CME rounds and other professional development activites. The energetic medical community and associated administration support broad spectrum family medicine.

Yellowknifers enjoy a well-rounded lifestyle including time to focus on personal interests as well as opportunities for professional development.

Physicians are employed on a contract basis. Our contract features a guaranteed work week, overtime pay, vacation time, CME, enhanced benefit plan and no overhead.

Applicants must provide proof of being licensed or eligible to obtain a medical license in a Canadian province in order to be considered for an NWT license.

GP / ANESTHESIA

The Department of Anesthesia is staffed mostly by GP/A's in addition to a rotation of Royal College-certified anesthesiologists.  We are currently looking for GP/A's to join our group in providing anesthesia services for a variety of surgical services including general surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, ENT, orthopedics, opthalmology, and urology.  Dental anesthesia services are provided at a remote site.  Department members are given opportunities for clinic, ER, and/or hospitalist work, as well as community visits.

For more information please contact:

Derek Orlaw

Physician Recruitment Officer

Phone : (867) 873-7257

Toll free: 1 (866) 852-8347

Fax (867) 873-0608

derek_orlaw@gov.nt.ca

 

SPECIALISTS - YELLOWKNIFE

GASTROENTEROLOGIST

Stanton Territorial Health Authority is actively seeking a full-time Gastroenterologist. The position is based out of Yellowknife.

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

  

Stanton Territorial Health Authority is actively seeking a full-time Orthopaedic Surgeon. The position is based out of Yellowknife.

Physician specialists at Stanton Territorial Health Authority are employed on a contract basis. Our contract features a guaranteed work week, overtime pay, vacation time, CME, retirement plan, enhanced benefit plan and no overhead.

Applicants must provide proof of being licensed or eligible to obtain a specialist license in a Canadian province in order to be considered for an NWT license . 

 

For more information please contact:

Cammy Mailloux

Medical Affairs Coordinator

Stanton Territorial Health Authority
Toll Free: 1-866-389-3149
Phone: (867) 669-4379

Cell: 867-445-8714

Fax: (867) 669-4218

Email: cammy_mailloux@gov.nt.ca