Welcome to Kinmount
The Kinmount and District Health Centre
Family Practice Doctor
We’re searching for additional family physicians to practise in Kinmount, Ontario. Approximately two hours northeast of Toronto, the Kinmount & District Health Centre is a thriving clinic located in Ontario’s beautiful cottage country, at the intersection of Haliburton County, Peterborough County and the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Kinmount and District Health Centre, 5100 County Road 503, Trent Lakes, ON K0M 2A0
Note: A procedure room can be made available in Bobcaygeon at:
85 Bolton St., Bobcaygeon, Ontario, K0M 1A0
Terms of Employment: Full-time; 40 hours per week to qualify for the NRRRI (over $80,000 paid over 4 years)
Salary: Fee-for-Service with possibility to join the City of Kawartha Lakes FHO (Approximately $200,000 to $300,000 per year depending on patients seen)
⦁Note that physicians starting a full-time (40 hours/week) practice in Kinmount may be eligible to apply for the NRRRI provided they meet all the criteria. Important: Please refer to the Health Force Ontario website for details: https://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/northernhealth/nrrr.aspx
A Great Place to Work
⦁ The Kinmount & District Health Centre is over 650 square meters (7,000 square feet) and includes offices and examination rooms to accommodate three doctors, a physiotherapist and visiting specialists.
⦁Offices and examination rooms are fully equipped.
⦁ The Health Centre is currently home to one family physician with a successful and rewarding practice of 23 years.
⦁ An immediate patient base awaits our new doctor.
⦁Physicians in the City of Kawartha Lakes FHO typically see 1200 - 1400 patients. This can be negotiated.
⦁A fully-equipped facility in Kinmount that is currently owned by the Municipality of Trent Lakes
⦁Should a procedure room be required to serve the patients of Kinmount and District, one may be made available in nearby Bobcaygeon.
⦁Low overhead costs are shared by physicians; the overhead split is typically 20 % to cover all physician commitments.
EMR used: TELUS Health PS Suite
Experience: None. Supervision is available, if required.
⦁Doctor of Medicine plus two to three years of family medicine residency training approved by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
⦁Completion of the qualifying examination of the Medical Council of Canada (MCCQE Part 1)
⦁Eligible to be granted a certificate of registration from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO).
Benefits to You
⦁ $20,000 incentive provided over 3 years by the local Health Services Foundation
⦁ Physicians who meet the criteria may apply for the NRRRI which provides more than $80,000, paid over 4 years
⦁ An immediate patient base
⦁ Flexible hours
⦁ Low overhead costs
⦁ Interprofessional team support via the City of Kawartha Lakes Family Health Team (e.g. nursing, social work, pharmacy, dietetics, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, footcare, phlebotomy)
⦁Well-respected and supportive colleagues and staff
⦁ The Kinmount Health Centre features a modern and well-equipped physiotherapy room, an onsite pharmacy staffed with professionals, a specimen collection lab, a bright, roomy reception area, and meeting rooms
⦁ Ongoing community support
General practitioners and family physicians perform some or all of the following duties:
⦁Examine patients and take their histories, order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures and consult with other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health
⦁Prescribe and administer medications and treatments
⦁Perform and assist in routine surgery
⦁Provide emergency care
⦁Provide acute care management
⦁Vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases
⦁Deliver babies and provide pre-natal and post-natal care
⦁Advise patients and their families on health care including health promotion, disease, illness and accident prevention
⦁Provide counselling and support to patients and their families on a wide range of health and lifestyle issues
⦁Perform patient advocacy role
⦁Co-ordinate or manage primary patient care
⦁Provide continuous care to patients
⦁Supervise home care services
⦁Report births, deaths, and contagious and other diseases to governmental authorities.
Kinmount & District: A Great Place to Live
⦁ Fresh country air
⦁ Scenic natural environment
⦁ Good roads, little traffic, ample free parking
⦁ A variety of excellent housing and land opportunities
⦁ Four-season outdoor recreation, including boating, cycling, hiking, golf, skiing, snowmobiling, hockey, curling, snowshoeing, fishing and more
⦁ Easy access to indoor recreation centres, clubs, services and cultural activities, including churches, schools, shopping, and the arts
Please write or call:
Kinmount and District Health Centre, P.O. Box 118, Kinmount, ON, Canada K0M 2A0 Attention: Recruitment & Retention