Cambridge Memorial Hospital
Psychiatrist [1.0 FTE position]
Serving a population of more than 140,000, Cambridge Memorial Hospital is moving forward on a development and renovation plan which includes a new surgical suite, a new and expanded Emergency Department, Labour and Delivery, Intensive Care Unit and Mental Health facilities. This is further complemented by full diagnostic Laboratory and Imaging Support services, including a 64 slice CT Scanner and a state of the art MRI, with 24/7 Radiology coverage. Comprehensive medical and specialty support is also available in the community.
CMH is an active large community hospital providing a range of acute care services located in the scenic City of Cambridge in southwestern Ontario with easy access to Toronto, Hamilton and London. The City of Cambridge provides a high standard of living with many attractive residential areas, excellent schools, convenient access to five strong post-secondary learning institutions and many recreational and cultural activities.
We are looking for a Psychiatrist to fill a 1.0 FTE position, sharing call with the Mental Health group. You would join a team of highly dedicated, experienced psychiatrists in the provision of emergency, inpatient and outpatient services. Working in an interdisciplinary team environment you will provide clinical direction and leadership in the assessment and management of mental health patients. Our compensation model is based on fee for service and a comprehensive sessional program is in place. Physicians receive Hospital On-call Compensation funding through the Ministry of Health. Applicants should have a current license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and have a fellowship or equivalent from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) is an affiliated teaching site of the McMaster University School of Medicine and a RNAO Best Practice Spotlight Organization. Participation in teaching and mentoring medical learners and residents is both an opportunity and an expectation.
Our corporate vision of “Providing exceptional healthcare through exceptional people” illustrates our commitment to providing a lifelong learning environment for our workforce and excellence in patient care for the members of our community. In the Department of Mental Health our goal is that of a “recovery model” and we aspire to achieve “full functional recovery” for the patients we serve.
Interested candidates may address their interest to Dr. Anjali Sharma, Chief of Psychiatry and may forward their application using the contact information below:
Medical Affairs Coordinator and Assistant to the Chief of Staff & Vice President, Medical Affairs
Phone: 519-621-2333 x2305