Locum Position General or Anatomical Pathologist - Sault Area Hospital

Posting Date:Thu, 11 Mar 2021
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 750 Great Northern Rd
City: Sault Ste. Marie

Locum Temporary

Sault Area Hospital (SAH) in Sault Ste. Marie Ontario is seeking Pathology locum coverage beginning February 22 to April 30th. Length and frequency of locum can vary based on individual availability.

The SAH Laboratory Medicine Program services include medical biochemistry, haematology, transfusion
services, medical microbiology, cytology, surgical pathology, and forensic pathology. We are looking for a
temporary locum that can offer on-site service in surgical specimen grossing, surgical and non-gynecological cytopathology reporting, frozen section coverage, peripheral blood film review, and/or medicolegal autopsy holding active approval on the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service Register of pathologists for such examinations. The locum service mix is candidate dependent and negotiable. The candidate will need to be comfortable with independent practice in a small collegial group environment.

Candidates must possess an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Ontario with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, and must hold fellowship in General, Anatomical or Forensic Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Locums are eligible for funding through the Ontario Health Northern Specialist Locum Program (NSLP) for respite coverage which includes expenses such as flights, accommodation and car rental. SAH offers competitive remuneration for this locum coverage.

Sault Area Hospital (SAH) is a state-of-the-art facility that opened in 2011. With approval for 291 inpatient beds and 14 Intensivist led ICU beds, SAH provides emergency, primary, secondary, selected tertiary and long-term care healthcare services to the city and the District of Algoma with a catchment population of approximately 115,000. Services include a Regional Forensic Pathology Unit, Algoma District Cancer Program and a Regional Renal Program.

Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario is located on the St. Mary’s River between Lake Huron and Lake Superior on the U.S./Canadian border. The Sault has all the amenities of a regional urban centre, with both the Canadian wilderness and extraordinary vacation areas in northern Ontario and Michigan just minutes away. There is a strong cultural and arts basis in the community, and both winter and summer outdoor activities abound. The Sault has an excellent school system and offers a multitude of sports and artistic opportunities for children and adults alike. Sault Ste. Marie is served by three Canadian airlines as well as one major U.S. airline.

Please visit our websites: www.saultmed.com and www.welcometossm.ca.

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