Physician Eligibility

Acceptance for limited positions is based on physician eligibility and program needs.

To be eligible, physicians must have:

  • CCFP (EM) or FRCP (EM), or the equivalent of 1 year of full-time ED experience (with independent practice licence) within the last 3 years
  • Current ATLS and ACLS training.

Physicians must not be, or have been six months prior, on staff providing ED coverage at an EDLP hospital/corporation.

Preference is given to physicians currently working full time in an ED in Ontario.

For additional information or questions about the Emergency Department Locum Program, please contact the EDLP team at or tel: 416-862-2200 (follow prompt #3 and #1)

How do I particpate?