Family Practitioners - Locums - Short and Long Term

Specialty:Family MedicineStatus:Locum
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Facility:Bonavista Peninsula Community Health Centre
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Employer:Eastern HealthLicense:Full or Provisional License



Seeking Family Practitioners to provide long term or short term locum work.

The Bonavista Peninsula Health Centre is located in Bonavista, NL and has 10 inpatient beds which includes one palliative care bed. The Protective Care Unit has 13 beds. The services include 24 hour emergency services, blood collection, laboratory services, diagnostic imaging, x-ray, diabetic education, dietician, chemotherapy services, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, phototherapy, mental health, outpatient clinics and inpatient services. The Centre is associated with the long term care facility Golden Heights Manor which consists of 70 beds (level 3 care) which includes 1 respite bed.

Short term locums are required to provide Emergency/On-call services.

Longer term locums are required to contribute to daily care delivery by providing emergency department and after hours call coverage, as well as, scheduled ambulatory clinics and walk-in-clinics. Outside of the facility, the physicians are responsible for providing outreach clinics in Trinity, as well as, inpatient coverage and general practice clinics at the Golden Heights Manor. The services include: chronic disease management, long term care, palliative care, respite care, prenatal care, emergency care / patient stabilization and transfer, minor surgery and acute in-patient care.



Interested applicants must be eligible for full or provisional licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador ( and meet the credentialing requirements of Eastern Health.

Visit the web addresses below for Information about Eastern Health and the Town of Bonavista.

Dates:Ongoing Opportunities Available

Remuneration is in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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For more information or to express interest in this opportunity, please contact:

To apply, please do so by including a detailed curriculum vitae with the names and contact information of three (3) references.


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