Job Location: Corner Brook
Job Type: Full Time, Fee For Service
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2017-01-09
Close Date: 2017-01-20
Job Category: Medical

Permanent Opportunity

Western Health is currently seeking the services of a permanent Ophthalmologist for Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, Newfoundland. The successful applicant will join our current team of 2 Ophthalmologists at the Western Ophthalmology Clinic.

Western Memorial Regional Hospital is a 217 bed regional referral centre for Western Newfoundland and provides services to a population base of approximately 78,000 people. We are affiliated with Memorial University of Newfoundland & Labrador Medical School and we encourage & support academic interests. 


Eligible for registration as a qualified Ophthalmologist with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador, Eligible for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health’s Discipline of Surgery.

Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues and medical professionals are essential.


Fee for Service basis as per the Medical Care Plan (MCP) fee schedule.

An annual Retention Bonus is offered in accordance with the current MOA.

Additional Information: 

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Corner Brook is a vibrant and active community. Enjoy living in a fabulous setting – Exceptional downhill skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, kayaking, salmon fishing and much more on Newfoundland’s beautiful West Coast! If you are interested in this position and you are seeking a rewarding career with a high quality of life for you and your family, please respond.

Contact Information: 

Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume, proof of qualifications, and the names of three employment references by January 20, 2017 to:

Sarah Rousseau, Regional Physician Recruitment Manager

Medical Services Department

Western Health

P.O. Box 2005

Corner Brook, NL A2H 6J7

Fax: 709-634-3807

Email: medicalservices@westernhealth.nl.ca