Hepatologist – Fee for Service

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

 

Description:

Hepatologist – Fee for Service
Eastern Health, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

The Medicine Program of Eastern Health has an immediate opening for one fee for service Hepatologist to join the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.

The successful candidate will participate in the provision of Hepatology care for the province. The individual will be responsible for in and outpatient hepatology services including seeing new patients, provision of Fibroscan, as well as follow-up on existing patients including patients with liver transplants. This position is hospital based with the possibility of outside clinics. Participation in endoscopy provision is available for a candidate with appropriate endoscopy training. The successful candidate will participate in an equal share of on-call.

The Health Sciences Centre is a tertiary care hospital that receives referrals from the entire province. It is affiliated with Memorial University and is the primary training center for medical students and residents. Opportunities exist for an appointment with Memorial University Faculty of Medicine.

 

Qualifications:

All candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and meet credentials criteria for Eastern Regional Health Authority. Fellowship training in Hepatology is required and applicants must be qualified or eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada.

Dates:Posted July 11, 2022 - posted until filled
Remuneration:

Remuneration is competitive and in accordance with the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association Memorandum of Agreement and MCP Fee Schedule.

Other Information:

Why practice in St. John’s? St. John’s, the provincial capital, is the economic and cultural hub of Newfoundland and Labrador. There are many museums, galleries, historical sites, parks, world renowned culinary and a pristine natural environment. Newfoundlanders and Labradorians are friendly and welcoming and our residents are our best Ambassadors. We are renowned for humor, song, art and craftsmanship and NL offers an excellent quality of life. To learn more visit www.newfoundlandlabrador.com/

Eastern Health is the largest integrated health organization in Newfoundland and Labrador and is accredited with exemplary standing, the highest possible rating, from Accreditation Canada.  It employs over 13,000 employees and provide services to a regional population of more than 300,000.  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 applications with curriculum vitae to:

Wendy Snow Physician Recruitment, Medical Services, Eastern Health
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 hires 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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