Addiction Physician
Homewood Health, Inc.
Guelph, Ontario
3d ago

Position Summary

Homewood is a 300 bed Schedule 1 facility under the Ontario Mental Health Act and is composed of three distinct but integrated services (Regional Services, Addiction Medicine Services, and Psychiatry Services).

We are seeking a dynamic and innovative Addiction Physician to work with our Addiction Medicine Services (AMS) team who is committed to the highest standards of addiction treatment, embraces collaboration, team work and who is passionate about our vision and values.

The Addiction Medicine Service (AMS) is a 105 bed, inpatient, abstinence based program that follows a disease model of addiction and utilizes 12 Step facilitation, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI) in the treatment of individuals with a drug and / or alcohol addiction.

Within the program, specialized programming is offered to Health Care Professionals, Young Adults, and Uniformed Professionals.

We also offer groups to individuals struggling with co-occurring eating disorders, depression, and anxiety disorder. In addition to the Addiction Only Stream, a fully integrated Addiction-PTSD Stream is offered.

What you'll be doing

The incumbent is responsible for clinical care of patients as they develop their unique abilities to attain the highest level of functioning.

The position interacts with an inter-disciplinary team of nurses and other clinicians to provide excellence in patient care.

This position will include :

  • Exceptional remuneration, health benefits, vacation and educational leave
  • Potential teaching and clinical research opportunities
  • Opportunities for private practice
  • Rewarding and exciting work environment
  • Interdisciplinary team work
  • What we're looking for

  • Membership with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO).
  • Canadian College of Family Physicians designation.
  • Experience and training in addiction medicine.
  • Certification in addiction medicine preferred but not required.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Why work for us

    We are driven by our values and are passionate about improving lives. We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and professional development opportunities.

    Our remarkable organizational culture also makes for an exceptional workplace environment. Join us and work along-side highly motivated people who are collaborative and focused on delivering seamless services and programs to our clients and customers.

    In accordance with the various provincial legislations that we operate under, Homewood Health is committed to working in collaboration with any team member who may require workplace accommodation in order to successfully perform any or all aspects of their role.

    Join Homewood Health and be part of an exceptional team that is helping Canadians live healthier, more productive and fulfilling lives.

    We thank all applicants for their interest : however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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