Seeking Family Medicine Specialists for Locum OR Permanent Opportunities in Newfoundland & Labrador

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Full Time
Location:Grand Falls-Windsor
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Employer:Central HealthLicense:Full license

 

Description:

Locum:

  • Fee for Service with $2000 -$3000 / day earning potential
    • Temporary Full-Time, intermittent work on an as need/ad hoc basis.
    • Potential locum sites/work locations: Gander, Grand Falls-Windsor, Baie Verte, Botwood, Buchans, Harbour Breton, Lewisporte, Springdale, St. Albans, Brookfield, Fogo Island, Twillingate, New World Island, Gander Bay, Gambo, Glovertown
  • FT- $550,000- $650,000

Employer:
The Central Health Authority

Location:

Central Health is the second largest health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador, serving approximately 94,000 people (18 per cent of the province’s population) living in 177 communities.

With a geographical area encompassing more than half the total land mass of the island, the Central Health region extends from Charlottetown in the east, Fogo Island in the north, Harbour Breton in the south, to Baie Verte in the west.

Information and Benefits of Central Newfoundland:

Qualifications:

Skills required:

  • Medical Degree with specialist training in Family Medicine. Applicants must currently hold or be able to hold Full Independent license in Canada
  • Eligible for registration and license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • Language of work: English
  • Work experience is an asset
  • Satisfy credentialing requirements of Central Health
  • 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

The Opportunities:

  • Numerous opportunities in Rural sites (Category B sites) – 24/7 ER coverage that would include a call rotation with the other physicians on site (depending on the site, could range from 1:2 – 1:5). In these sites, you would be required to handle whatever walks through the door….MI, Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA), administer thrombolytics, intubate/stabilize patient for transfer to regional site (possible 2.5 hours away), etc.
  • Hospitalist – IM based practice, hospital based and would be on call to admit patients. Palliative care would be a piece of this practice as well.
  • Private Practice in Gander; would include call at the hospital and Long-Term Care.


Definition of work:


The physician will be responsible for inpatient/outpatient care and on-call duties. Call requirement can range from 1:1 to 1:5 call. 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.

Dates:ASAP
Remuneration:

Locum:

  • Fee for Service with $2000 -$3000 / day earning potential
    • Temporary Full-Time, intermittent work on an as need/ad hoc basis.
    • Potential locum sites/work locations: Gander, Grand Falls-Windsor, Baie Verte, Botwood, Buchans, Harbour Breton, Lewisporte, Springdale, St. Albans, Brookfield, Fogo Island, Twillingate, New World Island, Gander Bay, Gambo, Glovertown
  • FT- $550,000- $650,000

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

 

Benefits:
Leave and benefits will be provided in accordance with the MOA between Newfoundland & Labrador Medical Association and Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. Meals, accommodations and transportation may be provided (if applicable).

Contact Information:

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

Interested candidates please contact or send applications and CV to:


Michelle Flynn, RPR

Senior Recruiter/ HR Consultant

CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc.

www.canamrecruiting.com

michelleflynn@canamrecruiting.ca

 

 

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