Specialty:Neonatal-Perinatal MedicineStatus:Locum
Location:St. John's
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Facility:Janeway Children`s Health and Rehabilitation Centre
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full license



Eastern Health invites expressions of interest for locum Neonatologists within the Children & Women’s Health (Child) Program. Based in St. John’s, Newfoundland, the Children and Women’s Health Program provides primary, secondary and tertiary care services to children up to their 18th birthday and to women requiring obstetrical or gynecological services throughout the entire province.

The Neonatal Intensive Care unit (NICU) at the Janeway Children’s Health Centre is the only level III NICU for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is a combined Level II/IIII 25 bed unit with the ability to provide high frequency ventilation, iNO and therapeutic hypothermia. Our patient population is varied and includes extremely preterm infants as well as infants with surgical conditions. There is also an active neonatal transport team which transports sick neonates under the medical direction of the neonatologist.


All candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Dates:Potential ongoing needs
Other Information:

The Janeway hospital is located in the capital city of St. John’s and is the tertiary children’s hospital for the province.  On call coverage is required.

Why practice in St. John’s, NL? NL is Canada’s most easterly and unique province and offers an excellent quality of life.  St. John’s is the economic and cultural hub of Newfoundland and Labrador.  St. John’s boasts museums, galleries, historic sites, parks, world renowned culinary and a pristine natural environment.  Newfoundlanders and Labradorians are friendly and welcoming known for our humor, song, art and craftsmanship. To learn more visit


Contact Information:

Interested persons meeting the above qualifications should forward their curriculum vitae with contact information of three references to:

Wendy Snow
Regional Physician Recruiter

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 apply. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.




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