To Apply - Saskatoon Health Region supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae in confidence to:
Dr. Gary Linassi, Unified Department Head - email@example.com
Jackie McKee, Physician Recruitment - firstname.lastname@example.org
Saskatoon Health Region, in partnership with the University of Saskatchewan, is inviting applications for both permanent and locum General Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialists. We can accommodate a locum length of anywhere from two weeks to one year. The position will be located at the Rehabilitation Centre at Saskatoon City Hospital. The Department is highly integrated with Wascana Rehabilitation in Regina. The successful candidate will participate in neurological and musculoskeletal rehabilitation as well as clinical teaching of medical students and residents. Inter-disciplinary rehabilitation teams, inpatient consultations and outpatient clinics are components of the position.
The successful applicants will have or be eligible for certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.
The University – The beautiful University of Saskatchewan campus is located on the shores of South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon, SK, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base and a vibrant cultural life. The UofS is a research-intensive institution with 22,000 students and 7,000 faculty and staff, and a strong reputation for innovation and excellence. It is home to two of the largest science projects in the country – the Canadian Light Source synchrotron (www.lightsource.ca), the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization / International Vaccine Centre (www.vido.org) and the newly constructed Academic Health Sciences Complex (http://library.usask.ca/hsl/new-building.php).
The Region - Saskatoon Health Region is one of the most integrated and complex health delivery agencies in Canada. We are the largest health region in Saskatchewan serving more than 300,000 residents in over 100 cities, towns, and rural municipalities. Saskatoon Health Region is the largest single employer in the province with over 14,000 staff and 100 physicians across the Region providing a complete range of health services to residents of central and northern Saskatchewan. The city’s three acute care hospitals – St. Paul’s, City, and Royal University – comprise three of the province’s tertiary teaching centres.
The City - Saskatoon Shines - With more hours of sunshine than any other major Canadian city and a population of 260,000+, Saskatoon is the largest city in Saskatchewan, offering non-stop entertainment opportunities including world class events, festivals and attractions, strong arts and music focus, and a short drive to the northern lake country. Saskatoon has more golf courses and restaurants per capita than anywhere in North America and is noted for its outstanding walking and biking trails along the riverbank. Excellent educational facilities such as the University of Saskatchewan, home of the Canadian Light Source synchrotron draw the best minds from around the world creating a youthful vitality and cultural richness evident in every neighbourhood. What’s more – everything is within 20 minutes of home.
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