Emergency Room Physician

Specialty:Emergency MedicineStatus:Full Time
Location:Carbonear
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Facility:Carbonear General Hospital
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License

 

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                                                                                                Emergency Room Physician (2)

          Carbonear General Hospital

          Eastern Health

POSITION: Two Full-Time Emergency physicians required (with the option to privately bill or bill a sessional fee for Category A) at the Carbonear General Hospital, Carbonear, NL.

LOCATION: Carbonear General Hospital is situated in the town of Carbonear. Carbonear is a beautiful rural town about 100 kilometers outside of St. John’s. The Hospital services around 50,000 people in the Rural Avalon Region.  There are many amenities in the area, such as hiking and biking trails, restaurants, local theatre and shopping.

Carbonear Hospital has 70 acute care bed with a 6 bed ICU. Specialty Services include; Anesthesia, General Surgery, Obstetrical/Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Family Medicine and 24-hour Emergency coverage.  Further supportive services include, 24-hour diagnostic imaging and laboratory services, respiratory therapy, Chemotherapy, ICU/Cardiac and Palliative Care.  There are visiting services for ophthalmology and urology.

For more information regarding Carbonear, Rural Avalon and Eastern Health, please visit: www.carbonear.ca, and www.easternhealth.ca.

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT: The Carbonear emergency department has approximately 30,000 visits per year with a nurse practitioner covering fast track from 0800-1600 on weekdays. There are also 6 hours of physician double coverage per day. Many physicians commute from St. John’s to work in this location.

SPECIFICS: Day shifts are 10 hours and night shifts are 14 hours. Double coverage shifts fall 12-6 pm on Saturday and Sundays, and are otherwise 3 pm to 9 pm throughout the week. This position will require night and weekend coverage.

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.

If interested, please contact and/or send a comprehensive curriculum vitae and the names of three references to: tracy.hedd@easternhealth.ca.


 

Qualifications:

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:ASAP
Hours of Work:Shift Work - dayshift 10 hours/nightshift 14 hours
Remuneration:

POSITION: Two Full-Time Emergency physicians required (with the option to privately bill or bill a sessional fee for Category A) at the Carbonear General Hospital, Carbonear, NL.

Other Information:

LOCATION: Carbonear General Hospital is situated in the town of Carbonear. Carbonear is a beautiful rural town about 100 kilometers outside of St. John’s. The Hospital services around 50,000 people in the Rural Avalon Region.  There are many amenities in the area, such as hiking and biking trails, restaurants, local theatre and shopping.

 

Carbonear Hospital has 70 acute care bed with a 6 bed ICU. Specialty Services include; Anesthesia, General Surgery, Obstetrical/Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Family Medicine and 24-hour Emergency coverage.  Further supportive services include, 24-hour diagnostic imaging and laboratory services, respiratory therapy, Chemotherapy, ICU/Cardiac and Palliative Care.  There are visiting services for ophthalmology and urology.

 

For more information regarding Carbonear, Rural Avalon and Eastern Health, please visit: www.carbonear.ca, and www.easternhealth.ca.

Contact Information:

If interested, please contact and/or send a comprehensive curriculum vitae and the names of three references to: tracy.hedd@easternhealth.ca.

 

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