Family Practitioner - 3 positions

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Full Time
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Facility:Bonavista Peninsula Community Health Centre
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License



Seeking General Practitioners to fill permanent full time positions in the Bonavista Peninsula Health Centre.

The Bonavista Peninsula Health Centre is located in Bonavista, NL and has 10 inpatient beds which includes one palliative care bed. The Protective Care Unit has 13 beds. The services include 24 hour emergency services, blood collection, laboratory services, diagnostic imaging, x-ray, diabetic education, dietician, chemotherapy services, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, phototherapy, mental health, outpatient clinics and inpatient services. The Centre is associated with the long term care facility Golden Heights Manor which consists of 70 beds (level 3 care) which includes 1 respite bed.

Physicians contribute to daily care delivery by providing emergency department and after hours call coverage, as well as, scheduled ambulatory clinics and walk-in-clinics. Outside of the facility, the physicians are responsible for providing outreach clinics in Trinity, as well as, inpatient coverage and general practice clinics at the Golden Heights Manor.

The services include: chronic disease management, long term care, palliative care, respite care, prenatal care, emergency care / patient stabilization and transfer, minor surgery and acute in-patient care.


Interested applicants must be eligible for full or provisional licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador ( and meet the credentialing requirements of Eastern Health.

For more information regarding Eastern Health, practicing in NL, and the Town of Bonavista, please visit the following websites:




The salary is paid in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement between the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association. The annual salary range is $132,542 to $157,583 with eligibility to bill after hour emergency coverage at $73 per hour.

There is a retention bonus as follows: after 12 months - $7,500; after 24 months - $15,000; and after 36 months - $22,500.

Contact Information:

Nancy Avery


Fax: 709-466-5456


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