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Location: Toronto
Job Code: 34379
Status: Temporary/Contract

Date Posted: April 01, 2024

Dear Colleagues in Care,  

Are you a physician in the GTA with a passion for hospice palliative care? 

Have you heard about Journey Home Hospice? Operated by Saint Elizabeth Foundation, the hospice has been serving people experiencing homelessness and structural vulnerability in the heart of downtown Toronto since 2018. There is an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, personal support workers, complementary therapists, and volunteers with a trauma-informed, culturally safe, and harm-reducing approach to care.  

Currently there are 13 beds, and we are hoping to expand our physician team! There are two physicians currently supporting the program, and we work on fee-for-service basis with two weeks rotations where the physician does onsite visits and covers on-call hours (typically there is limited after-hours calls with our staffing model).  

This is a vibrant opportunity to be part of a unique and specialized model of care serving patients who are often overlooked in our healthcare system. Journey Home Hospice promotes a fun, engaging, and responsive environment with a focus on patient-centred care supported by highly trained staff. Professional development opportunities are also available if requested and the site participates in ongoing research and evaluation.   

If you or anyone in your network is interested in joining this dynamic team, please feel free to reach out to MatthewDurham@sehc.com, the Executive Director.  

About SE Health

At SE, we love what we do.  Every day, we bring hope and happiness to clients, homes, and communities across Canada.  We treat each person with dignity and love, like our own family; we build empathy; and we do the right thing. We are always inspired to make a difference. As a not-for-profit social enterprise, we share knowledge, provide the best care, and help each client to realize their most meaningful goals for health and wellbeing. We are an inclusive workplace offering competitive pay, benefits, pension, and work life balance. We’re a great place to work, and we hope you’ll join our team.

In the interest of the health and safety of our patients/clients, employees, and greater good of public health, SE Health requires those that wish to work for this organization to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Fully vaccinated means a person has received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and it has been 14 days since the last dose.

SE Health is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact the Talent Acquisition team at  careers@sehc.com at your earliest convenience.

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