Family Medicine - ER/Obstetrics/Inpatient

Job Title: Family Medicine - ER/Obstetrics/Inpatient
Contract Type: Long term or Permanent
Location: Canada
Reference: 987374
Contact Name: Mélissa, Daniela or Emmanuelle
Contact Email: melissa@prodiesante.ca
Job Published: November 13, 2020

Job Description

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. 
 
Qualifications:  
  • 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
 
Compensation: 
  • Salary ranges from CA$173,922 to CA$234,243 per year (from CA$14,493 to CA$19,520 per month).
  • After-hours work in Category A ER is funded at CA$194,62 per hour.
  • Annual retention bonus 
Benefits: 
  • Relocation allowance
  • Accommodation provided on arrival
  • Support for licensing and immigration process
  • Annual continuing medical education allowance