Family Physician (Primary Health Care - Corner Brook)

Job Location: Corner Brook
Job Type: Full-time, Salaried
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2015-10-19
Close Date: Until Filled
Job Category: Medical

Permanent Full-time

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Western Health is seeking the services of two (2) salaried, Primary Health Care Family Physicians in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador.

These positions are involved in the research and evaluation of Best Practice in treating chronic diseases. An innovative, team based model of care, promoting self-care and self-managed care, includes group visits and access to Electronic Medical Record (EMR).

The Family Physicians will provide out patient and in patient services and on-call duties on a regular rotation with other Family Physicians at the site.

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

Qualifications Required:

Duly registered Family Physician with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL), CCFP certified and satisfy credentialing requirements of Western Health's Discipline of Family Practice.

Hours of Work: 80 hours biweekly plus on-call obligations
Remuneration: The General Practice Salary Scale ranges from $151,591.00 to $181,912.00 as outlined in the current Memorandum of Agreement (MOA). The Department of Health and Community Services in accordance with Provincial Guidelines will officially determine a Physician’s step assignment with yearly progression thereafter.
An annual Retention Bonus is offered in accordance with the current MOA. Additional benefits are available.

Corner Brook is a vibrant and active community. Enjoy living in a fabulous setting with exceptional 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. Visit the following web site for additional information on the City of Corner Brook:
A resume, supporting documentation and the names of three references are required. Applicants who do not provide the necessary documentation as outlined on this job posting will not be considered.

Recruiter Name: Peter Antle, for specific inquiries please contact: