Emergency Room Physician (Western Memorial Regional Hospital)

Job Location: Corner Brook
Job Type: Sessional
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2014-09-30
Close Date: Until Filled
Job Category: Medical

Western Health is seeking the services of three (3) full time Emergency Room Physicians for Western Memorial Regional Hospital (WMRH) in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador. The successful applicants will be expected to provide 8 - 9 hour rotational shifts. The Emergency Department for WMRH has approximately 40,000 patient visits per year, double coverage, specialty back-up, CT/MRI/Interventional Radiology, incentives available.

WMRH 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 and Labrador Medical School and we encourage and support academic interests.

Duly registered Emergency Room Physician with The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL), CCFP-EM or CCFP certified with Emergency Medicine experience, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified and meet the credentialing requirements of Western Health's Discipline of Emergency Medicine. Certification in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) is desirable.


In accordance with Medical Care Plan (MCP) guidelines for Category A Emergency Departments.

This position has been pre-approved for a signing bonus in exchange for a three year return-in-service agreement. Interested applicants will be required to submit an application to determine their eligibility. Additional information is available upon request.

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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:

Identifying Western Health Ad - Emergency Room Physician, Corner Brook in subject line, please express interest in writing including a detailed curriculum vitae and names of 3 references 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