General Pathologist

Specialty:Pathology/General PathologyStatus:Locum
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Facility:James Paton Memorial Health Centre
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Employer:James Paton Memorial Regional Health CentreLicense:Full or Provisional License



Seeking Anatomical Pathology Specialists for Locum Opportunity

Employer: Central Health

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

Language: English

Term of employment:

Temporary (3 years), full-time. Please note that this position is for a locum position where work will be required on an intermittent, ad hoc/as need basis.


James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, 125 TCH, Gander, NL A1V 2R7. The James Paton Memorial Health Centre is in Gander, central Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, 50 Union St. GFW, NL A2A 2E1. The Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre located in Grand Falls-Winsor, Newfoundland.

Information and Benefits of Gander and Grand Falls-Winsor:

Definition of work: The pathology department at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre provides anatomic and clinical laboratory services to the region. The General Pathologist position involves service provision in anatomic pathology and provision of leadership in one or more areas of laboratory practice including quality teams. This position requires strong diagnostic skills in surgical pathology, cytopathology and hematopathology as well as familiarity with and an interest in one or more of the clinical areas: hematopathology, transfusion medicine, clinical chemistry and microbiology. The successful physician must work in a team-based, client-focused environment, and partner with all team members to improve employee and patient safety by integrating safe work practices, identifying risk and implementing improvements when required. In addition, it is essential that the successful physician exhibit excellent communication skills; collaborate collegially and effectively with colleagues, lab staff and other medical professionals, and provide a strong commitment to high quality patient and physician services.


Required qualifications:

*Certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent

*Eligible for registration and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador

*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

*Medical Degree with specialist training in Pathology.

*Work Experience is an asset.

Dates:As soon as possible
Hours of Work:75 hours biweekly

Salary: $1225 per day for 56 days, then 1057.78 per day or Fee-for-Service (as per the Memorandum of Agreement and Dept of Health MCP billings)


Leave and benefits will be provided in accordance with the MOA between Newfoundland & Labrador Medical Association and Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Some (not all) expenses related to travel, accommodations, locum licensing fee, meals and malpractice insurance will be paid for by the health authority, as agreed upon by all parties.

Other Information:

Competition number: P-2018000956-JPM

Contact Information:

Interested applicants are asked to apply on this position through eRecruit. Only applications received through eRecruit will be processed. The link to eRecruit is:

OR send resumes to:

Michelle Flynn, RPR

Senior Recruiter/ HR Consultant

CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc.


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