Family Physician (Cow Head Medical Clinic)

Job Location: Cow Head
Job Type: Full Time, Salaried
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2009-05-05
Close Date: Until Filled
Job Category: Medical


Western Health is seeking the services of a Salaried Family Physician to fill a vacancy in the Community of Cow Head, Newfoundland on a permanent full time basis effective immediately.

The successful incumbent will function as the solo Family Physician offering out patient service on a regular week day basis to the community clinics located in Cow Head, Daniels Harbour and Parsons Pond. Provision of weekend on call on a regular rotation with Family Physicians at the Bonne Bay Health Centre, Norris Point. 


Interested applicants must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL) and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health.


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.

Contact Information:

Identifying Western Health Ad - Family Physician, Cow Head 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