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 : oExperience working in various practice settings oExperience in addictions treatment (methadone / suboxone)oExperience treating patients from marginalized and diverse populations oExperience treating patients with mental health concerns oExperience providing urgent or acute care oExperience managing chronic and complex care oExperience managing infectious diseases Mandatory Requirements :
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 s.hull calian.com.