General Internist

Specialty:Internal MedicineStatus:Full Time
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Facility:Carbonear General Hospital
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License







Eastern Health is recruiting for a full-time Internist.  The successful incumbent will be based at Carbonear General Hospital and will serve the Rural Avalon region of Eastern Health, a catchment area of greater than 45,000 people, whose geography encompasses a portion of the Avalon Peninsula.  This position will commence on October 3, 2016.

The Carbonear General Hospital has 80 acute care beds. Services include; Anesthesia, Chemotherapy, Family Practice, General Surgery, Gynecology, Obstetrics, ICU, Internal Medicine, Laboratory, Palliative Care, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Pathology, Ultrasonography and 24-hour Emergency (Category A). Other services, include; Nursing, Nutritional, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Social work, Diabetic education and visiting specialty clinics; include, Audiology, Neurology and Opthamology.  

Carbonear General Hospital’s Internal Medicine Department is comprised of a total of four full-time Internists’accountable for the provision of comprehensive health care services to patients receiving care. There is also support from four Hospitalist that help with admissions and inpatient load.  The services include: chronic disease management, long term care, palliative care, respite care, prenatal care, emergency care / patient stabilization and transfer, operating room assist, general practice oncology, minor surgery and acute in-patient care.  Physicians will be expected to share 24 hour on-call services and general practice clinics.





Incumbents must be licensable by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL) and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Eastern Health.

Dates:October 3, 2016
Hours of Work:35 Hours/week plus on call duties

The salary for this position is paid in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement between the Government of NL and the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association is $220,147 to $262,714, which includes quarterly payments.

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