Family Physicians - CTC Clinic - 1 Full-Time and one 0.5 Full-Time Equivalent Position

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Full Time
Location:St. John’s
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License

 

Description:

Eastern Health invites expressions of interest for one full-time and one 0.50 full-time equivalent salaried Family Physicians at the Collaborative Team Clinics (CTC) located in St. John’s, NL.  The CTC is a joint governance initiative between Eastern Health and the Endeavor Family Practice Network.

Eastern Health is the largest integrated health organization in Newfoundland and Labrador. It employs over 13,000 employees and provide services to a regional population of more than 300,000.  Eastern Health has unique provincial responsibilities for tertiary level institutional services. 

In keeping with the organizations’ vision of “Healthy People – Healthy Communities”, Eastern Health is pleased to support its Primary Health Care Clinic in achieving its goals of providing exceptional and high-quality care to patients in the St. John’s-Metro region. The PHC Collaborative Team Clinic (CTC) mandate is to provide patients without a primary care provider of the St. John’s/Metro region with access to primary health care services. Services will be provided using an inter-professional collaborative approach where patients will see the right provider at the right time and right place. The collaborative team includes physicians, NPs, RNs including diabetic nurse educator, clerical supports, LPNs, pharmacists, social workers, dietitian, physiotherapist and occupational therapist. All health care providers, including physicians, will be expected to practice to their full scope of practice to meet patient needs and requirements. The CTC aims to provide continuity of care to improve health outcomes and patients quality of life.

We are seeking physician leaders to manage a roster of patients.  Our ideal candidates will have a strong patient focus and excellent communication skills with a keen interest in practicing in a collaborative team approach.  Hours of work may need flexibility to offer clinics during the daytime, after-hours and on weekends to meet patient needs.  The successful Physicians will provide care using the EMR platform.
 

 

Qualifications:

All applicants must be licensed (full or provisional) to practice by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and must be granted privileges by Eastern Health.

Dates:Deadline for applications July 15, 2022
Remuneration:

Salary and benefits for this position are to be paid in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement for salaried physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador. Starting salary will be based on years of clinical experience. Health and dental benefits are available in addition to vacation plus other various leaves including family and study leave.

Other Information:

For more information regarding Eastern Health and practicing in Newfoundland and Labrador please visit the following websites: www.easternhealth.ca and www.practicenl.ca.

Contact Information:

Please send curriculum vitae and indicate in your application whether you are expressing interest for a full-time or part-time role by July 15, 2022 to:

Wendy Snow, Regional Physician Recruiter
Email: Physician.Recruitment@easternhealth.ca

In accordance with Canadian Employment and Immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada. Eastern Health hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to submit an expression of interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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