About the role:
Calian is currently seeking physicians to work at the Toronto South Detention Centre and the Toronto Intermittent Centre.
Working within an interdisciplinary health care team, the Physician will provide primary care medical services to marginalized and diverse populations within a newly built correctional facility housing patients with complex health issues such as urgent, acute, chronic care, addiction and mental health issues.
Responsibilities will include performing physical examinations, review and document health records, diagnose and treat chronic and acute injuries and mental illness. A focus on collaboration with health team leads, specialists and community health providers is key in this role. Your knowledge will contribute to evolving healthcare best practices.
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
• 5+ years of experience in a variety of practice settings;
• A minimum of three of the following:
o Experience working in various practice settings
o Experience in addictions treatment (methadone/suboxone)
o Experience treating patients from marginalized and diverse populations
o Experience treating patients with mental health concerns
o Experience providing urgent or acute care
o Experience managing chronic and complex care
o Experience managing infectious diseases
• Registered for independent practice with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
• Valid OHIP billing number
• Health Canada exemption to prescribe Methadone
• Successfully completed training in prescribing buprenorphine (Suboxone)
Type of assignment: Part time contract - variety of shifts available depending on the location (early morning, weekday, evening and Saturdays)
For more information contact Shannon Hull at [email protected]
#LI-SH1Calian values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Calian is committed to being responsive to the diverse needs of its members, employees, and others, by striving to prevent and remove systemic barriers. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and we welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of diverse sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and others who may contribute to diversity of our organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. We will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request.