Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialis

December 15 2020
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Health, Security, Disability, Therapy Services
Saskatoon, SK
Job Description

The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) – Saskatoon and the University Saskatchewan, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation seek a full-time locum General Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist for a 1 year term from July 1/2021-June 30/2022. The position will be located at the Rehabilitation Centre at Saskatoon City Hospital. The successful candidate will participate in neurological and musculoskeletal rehabilitation as well as clinical teaching of medical students and residents. Inter-disciplinary rehabilitation teams, inpatient consultations and outpatient clinics are components of the position.

The Saskatchewan Health Authority offers a competitive rate based on compensation levels outlined in the academic clinical funding plan, prorated according to the proportion of full time service provided. For compensation details and incentives information please contact: Dr Gary Linassi, Provincial Department Head, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation via email:

Compensation details: Contract
Benefits: Responsibility of the physician
Location of practice: Saskatoon, SK

Job Qualifications

The successful applicant will have or be eligible for certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.

Additional Information

Saskatchewan Health Authority - The Saskatchewan Health Authority is the largest organization in Saskatchewan, employing over 44,000 employees and physicians responsible for the delivery of high quality and timely health care for the entire province. We are driven by the commitment to improve front line patient care for Saskatchewan people, and we are working together to better coordinate health services across the province to ensure that patients receive high quality, timely health care, wherever they live in Saskatchewan.

University of Saskatchewan- The beautiful University of Saskatchewan campus is located on the shores of the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base and a vibrant cultural life. The UofS is a research-intensive institution with 22,000 students and 7,000 faculty and staff, and a strong reputation for innovation and excellence. It is home to the newly constructed Academic Health Sciences Complex ( and two of the largest science projects in the country – the Canadian Light Source synchrotron ( and the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization/International Vaccine Centre ( A users group is available for collaborative research with clinical faculty using the $173.5 million Canadian Light Source synchrotron, owned by the University of Saskatchewan. The College of Medicine has an intake of 100 students per year with a commensurate number of positions for residency training.

To Apply – Saskatchewan Health Authority supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Interested candidates, please submit your curriculum vitae in confidence to either:

Dr A. Gary Linassi-Provincial Department Head
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Saskatchewan Health Authority

Jennifer Grunert, Physician Recruitment Coordinator-Practitioner Staff Affairs
Suite 6740 - Royal University Hospital | 103 Hospital Drive | Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8

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