General Surgeon (Western Memorial Regional Hospital)

Job Location: Corner Brook
Job Type: Full-time, Fee For Service
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2016-05-02
Close Date: Until Filled
Job Category: Medical

Permanent Full-time

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Western Health is currently seeking the services of a fee for service General Surgeon for Western Memorial Regional Hospital (WMRH), Corner Brook, Newfoundland. This position is responsible for General Surgery services, elective and emergency surgeries at WMRH. It is a community based position offering a wide range of General Surgical procedures. The position involves a combination of booked OR schedules, outpatient clinic, booked outpatient procedures including endoscopies and minor OR procedures and weekly/weekend call obligations and as per published call schedule on an equitable basis with the other General Surgeons.

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 General Surgeon with The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification preferred and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health’s Discipline of Surgery. 

Remuneration: Fee for Service basis as per the Medical Care Plan (MCP) fee schedule. An annual Retention Bonus is offered in accordance with the current Memorandum of Agreement (MOA).

Corner Brook is a vibrant and active community.  Enjoy living in a fabulous setting with exceptional skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, kayaking and much more on Newfoundland’s beautiful West Coast!  If you are interested in one of these positions and are seeking a rewarding career and 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: