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Peterborough FHT/FHO Practice Share Opportunity – 500 patients

Friday, April 28th, 2017 by lrichey

FHO Physician in established FHO/FHT is seeking a partner to assume care for 500 patients

An exciting opportunity to join a well established practice and assume care for 500 patients.  This positions would be part of the practice and would receive all compensation for the patients cared for and in return would be responsible for the comparable overhead. This practice is part of a highly integrated Family Health Organization (FHO) and has a flexible start date.  The FHO is part of a larger Family Health Team (FHT), encompassing  5 Family Health Organizations in Peterborough. The practice has a current roster of 1700 patients of all ages and stages.   The practice operates in a collaborative environment with 24 other family physicians who provide extended hours coverage for the entire team.  The practice and entire FHO is fully electronic and has a well established Electronic Medical Record in Practice Solutions (Telus Health).   You will have complete administrative support as well as EMR/IT support.

For more information regarding this opportunity please contact Lori Richey, Physician Recruiter @ 705-772-1777;  email


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from an accredited institution
  • CCFP Certification or equivalent practical experience is an asset.
  • General license to practice from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.
  • Membership in the Ontario Medical Association.
  • Membership in the Canadian Medical Protective Association.
  • Three to five years primary care experience is preferred, preferably in a community health setting.
  • New Graduate Family Physicians and General Practitioners are welcome to apply

About the Peterborough Family Health Team

Medical Receptionist – Part Time, One Year Contract in Lakefield

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 by Susy Snopek

Are you highly motivated and energetic? Do you have the ability to multi-task, communicate courteously and effectively with patients and other medical offices, hospitals and surgical facilities on the phone? Are you a person with good judgement in the clinical environment, dependable, attentive to detail and the ability to cope effectively with stressful situation?

The Medical Receptionist provides support with daily activities of a medical office including greeting patients, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, patient registration, scanning medical documents and coordinating patient referrals.

Position required is for a one year contract in Lakefield, ON.

•Must have Medical Receptionist/Ward Secretary diploma or certificate, NO EXCEPTIONS.
•EMR experience preferred
•Well organized, enthusiastic, reliable
•Self-starter with a willingness to learn
•Flexible in adjusting work schedule and willing to go that extra mile
•Availability including some evenings and some weekends
•Demonstrates a professional attitude.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and covering letter electronically to:, no later than May 4, 2018.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Peterborough Family Health Team is an equal opportunity employee striving to build an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to our services. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.