Posting Date:Thu, 21 Sep 2017
Date to Apply By: 25 Oct 2017
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: Suite 6740, 103 Hospital Dr.
Posting Date: September 19, 2017
Position profile – Saskatoon Health Region is seeking a full-time Hematopathologist. Training or experience in Molecular Pathology or pediatric diagnosis would be an asset. The Department combines academic, research, and service components and has an accredited residency training program in general pathology and provides training at the undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral levels. The Division is Hematopathology is staffed currently with 4 Hematopathologists.
Compensation details – Salary scale is $ 316,110 - $363,526 (Cdn). Pathologists enjoy a generous vacation and benefits package.
Benefits – Vacation/Health/Dental – as per Out-of-Scope terms and conditions of employment
Location of practice – Saskatoon
Qualifications / Requirements of the position – Candidates must hold an MD degree, have completed specialty training in anatomical pathology, be eligible for licensing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan and hold or be eligible for specialty certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
The City - Saskatoon Shines - With more hours of sunshine than any other major Canadian city and a population of 265,000+, 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.
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 350,000 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 1100 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 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 U of S 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 Department’s broad range of clinical programs are well suited for educational and research activities. A users group is available for collaborative research with clinical faculty using the $173.5 million Canadian Light Source synchrotron, owned by the University of Saskatchewan. The College of Medicine has an intake of 84 students per year with a commensurate number of positions for residency training. This intake will soon increase to 100.
The Department – The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine combines academic, research, and service components within Saskatoon Health Region and the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine. The Department has an accredited residency training program in General Pathology and provides training at the undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral levels. The Division of Anatomical Pathology is staffed by 17 pathologists, including specialists in neuro- and renal pathology. The hematopathology division has a staff of four. The Department’s broad range of clinical programs are well suited for educational and research activities. A users group is available for collaborative research with clinical faculty using the $173.5 million Canadian Light Source synchrotron, owned by the University of Saskatchewan. The College of Medicine has an intake of 84 students per year with a commensurate number of positions for residency training. This intake will soon increase to 100.
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 by October 25, 2017 to:
Jackie McKee, Physician Recruitment & Resource Planning
Practitioner Staff Affairs, Saskatoon Health Region
103 Hospital Drive Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8
Phone: (306) 655-0196
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