Ministry of Health
Physicians, Hospitals, Clinics, Laboratories
||RE-ENTRY OPPORTUNITIES FOR
ONTARIO FAMILY PHYSICIANS
The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care is offering 20
third-year family medicine re-entry positions and 20 specialty re-entry positions for
currently practicing Ontario family practitioners. To be eligible you must:
be a general practitioner/family physician currently practicing in
hold a current certificate of registration for independent
practice from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
For the 20 family medicine positions, the Ministry is interested in family
physicians wishing to pursue one year of residency to acquire advanced skills in emergency
medicine, anaesthesia or care of the elderly. The Ministry will also consider applications
for third year family medicine programs in mental health, women's health, palliative care,
special urban and rural needs, research skills, surgical skills and obstetrical skills, if
the physician can document, satisfactorily, the need for these skills in specific
For the 20 specialty positions, the Ministry is interested in family
physicians wishing to pursue residencies in general surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology,
general internal medicine, psychiatry, anaesthesia, orthopedic surgery or diagnostic
radiology. Specialty training will be for the duration necessary to meet the
qualifications for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certifications.
Physicians accepted for re-entry must return service in an underserviced
area, facility or agency acceptable to the Ministry. They will be required to sign
contracts agreeing to provide one year of full-time service for each year of training.
Re-entry positions will be available starting either January 1, 2001 or
July 1, 2001 for the 2001/2002 academic year. Physicians accepted may attend the Ontario
medical school of their choice. This is conditional on the schools' capacity to provide
positions in specific programs and meeting the schools' admission criteria.
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