Family Physician (Bay St. George Medical Clinic, Stephenville)

Job Location: Stephenville
Job Type: Full Time, Salaried
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2015-07-24
Close Date: Until FIlled
Job Category: Medical

Western Health is seeking the services of two (2) Salaried Family Physicians to fill vacancies at the Bay St. George Medical Clinic, Stephenville, Newfoundland on a permanent, full time basis.

The successful applicant will provide out patient clinics on a regular week day basis, in patient care, O.R. assist, and escort duty, along with a regular rotation of on-call with the other Family Physicians serving the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital after hours and on weekends. The Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital is a 44-bed acute care hospital offering 24-hr. emergency room service.


Interested applicants must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL), have current ACLS certification and satisfy credentialing requirements of Western Health.  Experience working in an Emergency Room will be an asset.


The General Practice Salary Scale ranges from $151,591.00 to $181,912.00 as outlined in the current Memorandum of Agreement. The Department of Health and Community Services in accordance with Provincial Guidelines will officially determine a Physician's step assignment.

Additional Information:

Potential benefits are available.

Visit the following web site for information on the Community of Stephenville:

Located in scenic Bay St. George, the Town of Stephenville has a population of 7,200 and is the service centre for a catchment area of approximately 25,000.  Stephenville has choice state of the art recreational facilities, all of which are located in a very close proximity; the Regional Aquatic Centre, Stephenville Dome, West Coast Training Centre, Whaleback Nordic Cross Country Ski Trails, Caribou Curling Club and the 18 hole Harmon Seaside Links Golf Course. Stephenville offers a thriving education system that includes the provincial Headquarters of the College of the North Atlantic.

Contact Information:

Identifying Western Health Ad - Family Physician, Stephenville in subject line, please express interest in writing including a detailed curriculum vitae and the 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