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Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Position:  Family Physician – Pinecrest-Queensway CHC Site

Region:  Ottawa


JOB #:2018-0007

Job Summary
Works with a multi-disciplinary health team to provide primary care services to individuals and families residing in the PQCHC area using a medical care model which emphasizes a holistic approach of health promotion and client education, and encourages clients to take responsibility for their own health.

Job Specific Responsibilities

Teamwork and Collaboration:

  • Participates in the evaluation component of the relevant program.
  • Provides resources and support to program staff pertaining to specific client issues.
  • Assists in the development of program specific policies and procedures/guidelines and in the overall planning and development of the program stakeholders.
  • Participates in staff development as appropriate to the position.
  • Provides appropriate support and consultation to other primary care staff.
  • Works within established policies of off-site organizations where staff are housed.
  • Provides support to clients of team members as needed.
  • Assists with the overall planning, development and evaluation of health services.

Direct Client Service:
  • Provides clinical services to clients, either in the Centre or in the community, taking into account the environmental, social, psychological and medical factors that influence health.
  • Assesses, diagnoses and prescribes treatment to clients, and refers to other resources as appropriate.
  • Participates in an on-call roster with other physicians within the Centre and other CHC's in the Ottawa area.
  • Participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of treatment, education, counseling and health promotion programs and services for individuals, families and the community.
  • Plans and participates in outreach health services.
  • Maintains awareness of current issues and developments in the respective field.
  • Performs health promotion activities on relevant topics.

  • Maintains complete and accurate medical records for all clients.
  • Participates in regular chart reviews and case conferences.
  • Maintains current licensing with the appropriate regulatory body.

  • Doctorate in family medicine essential.
  • One to three years of family practice experience is essential.
  • Experience in a community setting desirable.
  • Demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of community-based health care.
  • Linguistic profile: Bilingual English/French is an asset; other languages an asset.
  • Technology proficiency – Nightingale on Demand (NOD), Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Flexible hours on evenings and weekends.
  • Vehicle and license requirements – Class G.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Salary:  $95.764 - $112.663 / hour

Terms of Employment:  Permanent

Deadline for Application:  Monday, February 19, 2018

How to Apply:  

Apply by Monday February 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm to:
Human Resources
Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre
1365 Richmond Rd, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K2B 6R7
Fax: 613-288-3407
email: (Microsoft Word format only)

Due to the high volume of applicants, we can neither confirm receipt of nor respond to inquiries regarding your application.

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

PQCHC is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. If at any stage in the selection process you require an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know the nature of the required accommodation.

Location:  Ottawa

Profession Type:  Physicians and Surgeons

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