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Physician Recruitment

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About CKHA

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is a 200-bed community hospital, serving the residents of Chatham and rural Kent including Walpole Island and Delaware First Nations.  Formed in 2018, CKHA is committed to delivering quality and safe care at its two sites in Chatham and Wallaceburg.  CKHA collaborates with other partners to deliver care across its community.  CKHA’s dedicated team is comprised of approximately 1,400 staff, 200 physicians and 300 volunteers. CKHA provides a full range of programs, services and specialties from internal medicine and surgery to women & children’s and critical care; it is designated a schedule one facility under the Ministry of Health and cares for tens of thousands of inpatients, outpatients and emergency patients annually. CKHA is equipped with state of the art diagnostics and technology to support its varied programs. CKHA’s vision: Together, growing a healthier community, underscores a movement to improving the population’s health.  Grounded by its values “CKHA CARES” (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Safety), CKHA commits to continuously improve the patient experience in partnership with patients, families and caregivers.

CKHA offers a full range of medical and diagnostic services including CT, MRI, and 24- hour laboratory, diagnostic imaging, pathology and respiratory therapy services.  We also offer specialty services in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, ENT, Psychiatry, Urology and OB/GYN.

To view CKHA’s 2021/22 Fast Facts, click here.

Our Community

Situated between two fresh water lakes and located below the snow belt, Chatham-Kent offers a great climate and a variety of activities for people of all ages and interests. We are a short drive from Detroit, Windsor and London and have a direct VIA train route to Toronto that allows for many international travel options.

You can live the dream without breaking the bank, with housing prices a fraction of those in nearby locations.

Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and will be used strictly for the purpose of candidate selection.

Welcome to CKHA, and we look forward to you joining our team!


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for an opportunity at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance?

Please email your CV and any supporting documents to the Medical Affairs Specialist contact on the bottom of the applicable posting above. A member of the Medical Affairs team will be happy to accept your application, and will respond to any questions you may have at their earliest opportunity..

Can I apply to more than one position at a time? 

Yes, you are welcome to apply for all positions that match your qualifications.

Who do I contact if I need assistance?

Please reach out to the Medical Affairs Specialist contact on the posting you are applying for and they would be more than happy to assist you.

I do not see the job opportunity that I am looking for on your web site. Can I submit an application for a future opportunity? 

Yes, please do! Please forward your CV and any supporting documents to Your application will be kept on file, and will be reviewed with the appropriate Chief when an opportunity becomes available.

Does Chatham-Kent Health Alliance promote having a diverse workforce?

Absolutely! We are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce and work environment.

Does Chatham-Kent Health Alliance provide supervision?

In some cases, this is possible to provide. Please indicate on your application that supervision would be required, and we will do our absolute best to accommodate that need.

Does Chatham-Kent Health Alliance accept applications from foreign nationals?

Yes! Should you be chosen as the successful candidate, we will be happy to support you during your relocation to Canada.

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