Emergency Physcian

Specialty:Emergency MedicineStatus:Full Time
Location:Grand Falls-Windsor
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Facility:Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre
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Employer:Central Newfoundland Regional Health CentreLicense:Full or Provisional License



With increasing demands on emergency rooms in the Central Health RHA, and a move towards virtual support provision for category B emergency rooms, double coverage positions have been added for 8am to midnight daily.  The physician will cover the department for one of two 8-hour double coverage shifts (8am-4pm, 4pm-midnight). The Double coverage physician will be responsible for provision of virtual care during times of double coverage (8am-midnight).  Expectation for the double coverage physician to provide primary and overnight coverage when comfort level is reached and critical care courses are completed (ACLS/PALS/ATLS).


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.

  • Earned Medical Degree.
  • Eligible for registration and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador
  •  Satisfy the credentialing requirements of Central Health’s Discipline of Emergency Medicine.
  • CFPC certification (special competency in Emergency Medicine not required but favourable for the position).
  • Candidates should have completed or be registered for ACLS, and PALS, within 6 months of acceptance, ATLS within 1 year of acceptance
  •  Consistent demonstration of Central Health’s corporate values; Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Stewardship and Quality.
  • A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance
  • A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority
Dates:As soon as possible
Hours of Work:128 per month

Fee-for-Service at Category A hourly rate (as per the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of
Health MCP Billing)

Other Information:

Hours of work:               128 hours per month (scheduling flexibility exists)


Language:                       English
Business Address:       50 Union St, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 2E1
Employer:                                         Central Regional Health Authority
Competition number:               P-2021000964-CNH
Competition closing date:     Opened Until Filled


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:

Natalie Nichols - natalie.nichols@centralhealth.nl.ca


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