Family Physician

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Full Time
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Employer:Lewisporte Health CentreLicense:Full or Provisional License



Definition of work: Central Health is seeking a General Practitioner for the Lewisporte area.  Along with coverage of their own practice located in a private clinic, the physician will be responsible for coverage at the North Haven Manor. This facility is a long-term care facility and also includes cottage units designed for independent living. The complex operates an After-Hours Clinic for emergencies with services provided by 5 family practitioners and the successful physician will be responsible for a 1 in 3 call rotation. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centered care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.



Required qualifications:

  • Eligible for registration and licensure as a General Practitioner with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Satisfy credentialing requirements of Central Health
  • Earned Medical Degree
  • Work experience is an asset.
  • Consistent demonstration of Central Health’s corporate values.
  • A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
  • A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority


Dates:As soon as possible
Hours of Work:75 hours bi-weekly plus on-call obligations

Salary:                                                Fee-for-Service (as per the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of  Health MCP Billing)

Benefits:                                            None


Other Information:

Hours of work:                               75 hours bi-weekly plus on-call obligations

Language:                                        English

Business Address:                       50 Union St, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 2E1

Employer:                                         Central Regional Health Authority

Competition number:               P-2020000884-LHC

Please be advised that Central Health has engaged with CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc., as its exclusive third party recruitment agency. By applying for a position with us, you are agreeing to allow Central Health to release your CV and contact information to CanAm Physician Recruiting as part of the application process. 


Contact Information:

Contact Information:                Natalie Nichols –



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