Locum Part-Time Hospitalist from May to December, 2023 – The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Center (TOHRC)

The University of Ottawa Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR) Partnership

Job Overview

  • Practice or Institution Name Department of Medicine, Division of Physical Medical & Rehabilitation (PM&R)
  • City Ottawa
  • Other Details The providers will ensure the general medical care of inpatients admitted to TOHRC including but not limited to:  Round daily on patients and manage medical issues  Be available to treat patients from 8AM to 5PM weekdays  Admission history and physical  Discharge medication prescriptions and discharge summaries prepared day of discharge  Work closely with admitting Physiatrists and PM&R trainees on the unit  Collaborate with Rehabilitation Team  Attend Interdisciplinary rounds  Attend Family Conferences  Day-time on-call availability to manage emergency medical situations  Provide additional coverage during other hospitalists’ unexpected absences

Locum Part-Time Hospitalist

Department of Medicine, Division of Physical Medical & Rehabilitation (PMR)

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

The Department of Medicine, Division of PMR is seeking a family physician or general internist to provide clinical services as a Locum Part-Time Hospitalist from May to December, 2023 at The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Center (TOHRC).

TOHRC is a world-class Rehabilitation Center that provides care for a range of patients including Neurospinal, Brain Injury, Complex Orthopedic, Respiratory, Amputee, and Short-Term Rehabilitation patients.

The Hospitalist team includes 5 physicians providing care for this subacute population, covering approximately 67 beds. This part-time position is compatible with an outpatient practice or other clinical activities.

We are hiring one (1) locum position from May to December, 2023.

Practice Setting:

  • The Ottawa Hospital – General campus – The Rehabilitation Center
  • EPIC EMR – full training provided

The Ideal Hospitalist candidate will:

  • Strive for excellent patient care
  • Possess great interdisciplinary collaboration skills
  • Be either Family Medicine (CCFP) or Internal Medicine (FRCPC) trained
  • Have acute or subacute hospitalist experience
  • Have excellent English language communication skills; French would be an asset
  • Possess an independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • Be registered in good standing with the CMPA

Work Expectations:

  • Part-time workload approximately 8-16 subacute patients (about a half-day of work)
  • Round daily Monday to Friday
  • Rotation is 3 weeks on, 1 week off
  • No evening, on-call, weekend, or holiday coverage required


  • Fee-For-Service Billings (Hospitalist is billing as MRP with acute care “C” codes)
  • No overhead cost, all billed services retained by the provider

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their application, including an up-to-date CV to:

Dr. Emily Pranger [email protected]

Via Crystal Adam [email protected]

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