Family/Emergency Physician

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Full Time
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Facility:Dr. William Newhook Community Health Centre
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License




Newhook Community Health Centre

Eastern Health

POSITION:  Eastern Health is accepting expressions of interest for a full-time salaried Family Medicine/Emergency physician.   The successful applicant will be based at Newhook Community Health Centre, Whitbourne, NL.  This position will commence on October 4, 2021.

SPECIFICS:  Successful applicants are accountable for the provision of comprehensive health care services.  The services include: family medicine clinics and Category B emergency room coverage, including emergency care and patient transfer.

Physicians are expected to provide an equal distribution of call responsibility in the local Category B emergency room and general practice clinics. 




TO APPLY:  All applicants must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and satisfy credentialing requirements of Eastern  Health.

Dates:October 4, 2021
Hours of Work:35 hours per week plus on call obligations

The salary for this position 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 hours’ emergency coverage.

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LOCATION:  The town of Whitbourne is located just off the Trans-Canada Highway on Route 81. The clinic is less than an hour commuting time from the capital city, St. John’s.

For more information regarding Whitbourne, Rural Avalon and Eastern Health, please visit: and

Contact Information:

Please send a comprehensive curriculum vitae and the names of three references to:


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