Sunrise Health Region requires a General Internal Medicine Specialist who is certified or eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.
Position Summary and Geographic Information:
A permanent position is currently vacant for a General Internist. The position works out of the Yorkton Regional Health Centre in the City of Yorkton, Saskatchewan; population approximately 18,000 people. The Yorkton Regional Health Center is an 87 bed facility which includes a 6 bed ICU. On-call coverage is required on a rotational basis. The candidate is expected to establish an Internal Medicine private practice within the community.
Sunrise Health Region is located in the east central part of the province of Saskatchewan. Our Region?s population is approximately 68,000 people although our referral area for many of our specialty services is much larger, approximately 100,000 people. The Region extends itself north, south and east into western Manitoba.
We currently provide the following specialty services:
- General Surgery
- Internal Medicine
- Medical Health Officer
We have more than 30 Family Physicians in our Region. Internists typically work on a referral basis but may included general practice with their specialty.
Remuneration and Incentives:
A fee for service or contractual arrangement is available. We offer relocation assistance and funding that may be used for the establishment of a private practice. The Saskatchewan Medical Association also offers additional incentives for Specialists.