Job Posting
full time Psychiatry at Cornwall Community Hospital
Cornwall, Ontario
Job ID: 15520

Cornwall Hospital is a Schedule 1 facility that provides a full range of acute inpatient, outpatient and community mental health services to their catchment area of 100 000 people from the communities of Cornwall, the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry and to the Mohawk Community of Akwesasne.

With the completion of the redevelopment of a 16-bed inpatient unit in 2014 and the construction the Addiction and Mental Health Centre at the end of 2016, the hospital consolidated all acute care and community based services on their McConnell avenue site. Having everything on one campus positions the hospital well to serve its community for many years to come.

These services cover the age spectrum of children to seniors and include the following:

 Adult Counselling and Treatment
 Transitional Care
 Psycho-geriatrics
 Employee Assistance
 First Episode Psychosis
 Mental Health Crisis (16 years and up)
 Assertive Community Treatment
 Addiction Services (outpatient, supportive residential and withdrawal management)
 Children and Youth Mental Health (outpatient, outreach, school-based and intensive services)

The Hospital’s staff, whether working as part of the community team or the inpatient team, ensures quality and seamless care. There are strong partnerships with community agencies, advisory committees and regional partners that further allow for an integrated approach to care. Working at Cornwall Hospital provides a unique opportunity to work with an interdisciplinary team that crosses from inpatient to the community services.

Prospective candidates must be members (or eligible for membership) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario with specialization in Psychiatry.

Province / State
Employment Type
full time
Call Frequency
To be discussed
Start Date
Fee for service
HOCC payment
Sessional Fees 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
To be discussed 
Additional Benefits
Qualification Requirements
Physicians who are members of (or eligible) the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Family Physicians with an interest in psychiatry
5th Year Residents

Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Cornwall Community Hospital 
Street Address 1
840 McConnell Avenue 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
K6H 5S5 
Institution Description
We value high quality medical care, collaborative interdisciplinary team management and a positive working relationship with and our primary care physicians and specialists, including 5 Internists, 4 General Surgeons, 4 Orthopaedic Surgeons, 3 gynaecologists, ENT and Neurology. Our 95,000 sq. foot addition, which opened in April 2013, houses the Emergency Department, 6 Operating room suites and Diagnostic Imaging.

Cornwall Community Hospital offers a quality work life where physicians, staff and volunteers live by the values of Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, respect and Engagement (iCARE).
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
In Cornwall, you can have it all. Our growing community is beautiful, safe, and friendly. You’ll find everything you need to enjoy an exceptional quality of life. Ours is a full-service city with a small town feel, where everything is just minutes away from your front door and new opportunities wait around every corner! All that, plus it’s an affordable place to live in Ontario, and a great place to raise a family. 
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Mrs. Joy Cella 
613-938-4240, Ext 3524 
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Published on 2018-06-05
Edited on 2019-11-08