Family Medicine - ER/Obstetrics/Inpatient

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    General Practice

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    Long term or Permanent

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    Mélissa, Daniela or Emmanuelle

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    +1 514 800 6391

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Institution: Public hospital
Location: Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland, and Labrador
Facility: 25 beds plus a 50-bed Long-Term care unit. 
24-hour Emergency Department and Outpatient clinics, staffed by Family Physicians, a General Surgeon, an Anesthetist, an Obstetrician/Gynecologist, and a regional Psychiatrist. 
Other specialties: Diagnostic imaging, laboratory, physiotherapy, oncology/chemotherapy, respiratory therapy, mental health, and addiction. 
Visiting specialists also provide services regularly. 
  • Full scope of practice, including obstetrics, emergency medicine, family medicine, and inpatient care at the hospital.
  • Current ACLS, NRP, ALARM/ALSO certifications are required. Completion of the CARE course in the last 3 years will be considered as being current with certification
  • ONLY candidates with a Medical Degree from Canada, the U.S., the U.K., Ireland, South Africa, Australia, or New Zealand will be considered
Hours of Work: 75 hours bi-weekly, plus on-call responsibilities
  • Average Family Practice earnings were CA$280,000 in 2019/2020. This can vary significantly depending upon the type of practice and scope of services
  • After-hours work in Category A ER is funded at CA$194,62 per hour.
  • Annual retention bonus 
  • Relocation allowance
  • Accommodation provided on arrival
  • Support for licensing and immigration process
  • Annual continuing medical education allowance