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Attending Physician - Independent Contract
Company Description
Widely known as one of the highest-quality and largest culturally appropriate not-for-profit seniors care organizations in Canada, Yee Hong has a vision of seniors living their lives to the fullest - with independence, health and dignity. With Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada, Yee Hong provides a full continuum of culturally appropriate services and care to seniors living in every setting across the Greater Toronto Area, Yee Hong cares for 805 long-term care residents at four homes, serves 10-clients at a its residential hospice, and supports over 15,000 seniors and caregivers with a wide array of community-based programs and in-home services.  
A trusted advisor in the senior services and broader healthcare sector, Yee Hong’s Advisory, Education & Research Division and Personal Support Worker Career College also supports long-term care homes, community agencies, hospitals, and organizations in Ontario, Canada and in Asia with expertise and resources to build, manage, and operate long-term care homes and seniors services.

Position: Attending Physician - Independent Contract
Organization: Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care
Location: Scarborough,  ON 
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 11/17/2023
Job Description
We are looking for an attending physician to take on 25-50 beds of our Markham Ho Lai Wan Centre home. Number of beds you will take on depends on your comfort level and past experience in LTC. You will be reporting to the Executive Director and the Medical Director of the home.
  • Weekly in-home visits to provide medical care to your residents.
  • Addresses residents’ medical needs and provides timely documentation using the home’s electronic medical records (Point Click Care)
  • Work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team to provide quality resident care.
  • Conducts regular medication review and documents to update residents’ health record.
  • Participate in after hour on-call in rotation weeks.
  • Commits to continuing education in topics relating to Long-term care, palliative care, care of the elderly and dementia care.
  • Medical practitioner licensed to practice medicine in the Province of Ontario and be in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • Preferable to have experience in Long-Term Care and geriatric medicine.
  • Ability to understand and speak Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) is an asset.
Additional information
Interested applicants may apply directly to the site ( https://www.yeehong.com/centre/careers/ ) or contact:
Tracy Cheung (Tracy.Cheung@yeehong.com) – Markham location
Ivan Ip (Ivan.Ip@yeehong.com) – Scarborough location
Our people are our greatest strength and the core of our success. We invest in our employees' wellbeing and support their ongoing learning and development. We offer:
  • Competitive total compensation package
  • Multi-employer pension plan
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Ongoing learning and development
  • Employee education assistance program
  • Award winning corporate culture
  • Safe, inclusive and supportive work environment
Yee Hong is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the bona-fide requirements for the open position. If contacted for this employment opportunity, please advise if you require any accommodation.
Successful applicants must provide a recent satisfactory vulnerable sector police reference check and medical clearance certificate
For current Yee Hong employees, please indicate your Employee Number on the resume
Yee Hong is one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate cultures. Our organization is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. All candidates regardless of race, gender identify, ethnicity, religion, ability, age, and other identities are encouraged to apply. Further information on Yee Hong can be found on the website, www.yeehong.com.
Status: This listing expires on: 12/17/2023
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Organization Information
Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care
2311 McNicoll Avenue

Scarborough,  ON M1V 5L3
Bridget Tsui