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Working at NHH

Who are we?

Opened in October, 2003, the Northumberland Hills Hospital is a state-of-the-art medical facility providing compassionate and patient-centred care.

What do we do?

Northumberland Hills Hospital delivers a broad range of acute, post-acute, outpatient and diagnostic services. Acute services include emergency and intensive care, medical/surgical care, obstetrical care and palliative care while post-acute services include restorative care and rehabilitation. Mental health care, chemotherapy, dialysis and 16 other ambulatory care clinics are offered on an outpatient basis through partnerships with regional centres and nearby specialists. As well, NHH offers a full range of diagnostic services, including magnetic resonance imagine (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and mammography.

What motivates us?

As skilled and dedicated health care professionals, we are committed to the prevention and care of illness, the promotion of wellness, and the restoration of health in a spirit of collaboration, compassion and respect.

Guided by our core values of integrity, quality, respect, collaboration and compassion, we strive to bring these principles alive every day. From physicians and staff members to volunteers and community supporters, we regard people as our greatest asset.

Each day, we do our best to inspire those who pass through our doors to live their lives with strength, dignity and compassion.

Where are we located?

Northumberland Hills Hospital makes its home on the north shores of Lake Ontario in west Northumberland County, just an hour's drive east of Toronto and approximately three and a half hours west of Montreal. With a mixed urban and rural catchment area of approximately 60,000 residents, west Northumberland comprises the Town of Cobourg, the Municipality of Port Hope and the townships of Hamilton, Cramahe and Alnwick/Haldimand. The region is home to a growing population of retirees, professionals and young families. With a vibrant industrial core and healthy tourist trade, exceptional cultural and recreational activities and an array of welcoming communities, west Northumberland is succeeding in attracting some of the best and the brightest health care professionals in the province. Our proximity to Peterborough, Oshawa, Belleville (a 45-minute drive to each city) adds an important dimension to local health care partnerships and integrated hospital services, while our easy access to the 401, Via Rail and the Pearson International Airport ensures a close connection to communities and services outside our immediate region.

Why choose a career at the Northumberland Hills Hospital?

At the Northumberland Hills Hospital, we are focused on nurturing health care professionals in an environment that is both progressive and supportive.

Members of our team enjoy both career success and lifestyle excellence due in large part to the time we take to ensure the work life of our employees is both fulfilling and rewarding. From flexible work hours to mentoring programs and opportunities for advancement, our aim is to help our staff members grow both personally and professionally.

If you enjoy working with dedicated specialists, using state-of-the-art equipment, and are looking for a supportive work environment, then you need look no further than the Northumberland Hills Hospital. We welcome your enthusiasm, your community spirit and your dedication to wellness in our local communities.

Accessibility Commitment

As part of our ongoing commitment to the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, Northumberland Hills Hospital will provide assistance to applicants who request accommodation throughout the recruitment process.

To request an accommodation, please contact our Human Resources Department at 905-372-6811, ext. 4018 or email