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Position description:
A unique opportunity for a family physician with emergency medicine training and/or experience with the
Department of Family Medicine, Saint John. We are actively seeking Family Physicians to share an existing practice on Grand Manan Island, NB and provide on call coverage to the hospital after hours and on weekends.
 
The candidate will work with two full time family physicians and a nurse practitioner to provide these services and participate in afterhours/weekend call on rotation. Family Medicine physicians may be part of the Family Medicine teaching program affiliated with Dalhousie University Medical School postgraduate and a satellite undergraduate program.
 
Grand Manan Hospital has ten beds and provides the following services: 24/7 Emergency, Interdisciplinary Primary Care, Outpatient Specimen Collection, Pediatrics, Telehealth consultation and Teleradiology, with 5,100 annual emergency department visits. It is part of Horizon Health Network – Saint John area. Patients arriving at the hospital who require complex investigative services, specialized services (childbirth) or critical care are transferred by ground via ferry or air ambulance to the tertiary hospital in Saint John.
 
Family Medicine physicians are encouraged to be part of the Family Medicine teaching program affiliated with Dalhousie University Medical School and Memorial University Medical School postgraduate program and teaching in the undergraduate program at Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick.  Information regarding faculty appointments is available upon request.  Physicians are also encouraged to be part of the research program.

EMPLOYER:
Horizon Health Network is the largest health-care organization in Atlantic Canada, operating 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices providing medical services ranging from acute care to community based health services to New Brunswick, northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.  With 1,000 physicians, an annual budget exceeding $1 billion and approximately 13,000 employees, Horizon Health Network’s strategic vision focuses on research, innovation and education.
HOURS OF WORK: JOB DUTIES:
These responsibilities are basic.  Additional duties may be assigned from time to time as may be necessary to the operation of Horizon Health Network: REMUNERATION:
This is a salaried position, remuneration is based on the New Brunswick Medical Pay Plan. The current rates range between $168,688 to a maximum of $197,704 annually (excluding benefits and source deductions) based on qualifications and experience. On call remuneration is Fee-For-Service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare New Brunswick

INCENTIVES:   
EXPECTED START DATE: ABOUT THE COMMUNITY:
Imagine…
A playground in Atlantic Canada surrounded by fresh waterways on one side and the ocean on the other.


Connect…
With a community of Maritime and Acadian people whose rich friendly culture will include you.

 
Belong…
To a community where families are able to raise their children in a safe, close-knit environment with a reasonable cost of living.
 
Grand Manan is the largest island in the Bay of Fundy connected by a 90 minute ferry ride from Black’s Harbour, NB. Grand Manan Hospital serves an island population of 2,500 which grows to 5,000 during the summer months. Its economy is mainly dependent on fishing, aquaculture and tourism. http://www.grandmanannb.com/
 
The nearby towns and villages, such as St. Stephen, Sussex, and Saint John, provide a diverse selection of recreational and sporting activities that appeal to all age groups.

QUALIFICATIONS: TO APPLY/INFORMATION: 
Applicants are invited to visit www.NBHealthJobs.ca  
 

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