Internal Medicine Role (General Internist)
Permanent Part Time | Therapeutic/Diagnostic
The Collingwood General and Marine Hospital is seeking to add an Internist to its current staff. The candidate would be a General Internist. An individual with certification in Internal Medicine is required. An individual with Critical Care or Respirology credentials would be acceptable, if the candidate was committed to providing general internal medicine care. The role also includes care for patients in the Intensive Care Unit. This individual must hold an Ontario License and Royal College Certification.
Internal Medicine responsibilities include consultations for inpatients cared for by family physician hospitalists, as well as management of patients in the Intensive Care Unit.Consultations are also provided to the Emergency Department.
Diagnostic testing includes pulmonary function tests, EKGs, echocardiography, stress tests, Holter monitoring and nuclear cardiology done in conjunction with nuclear medicine specialists.A new recruit would be encouraged to develop a community practice for elective outpatient referrals as well.
Internal Medicine on-call would be shared with two other internists.