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Position description                                           Date:  February 2019
THE POSITION:  General surgery locum opportunity
Position description: 
Horizon Health Network, Miramichi area (Region 7), is actively seeking a locum general surgeon for intermittent locums of varying lengths of time and on an as needed basis.  The department at present consists of 3 general surgeons. Participants will be expected to participate in general surgery on-call schedule and teaching of residents.
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.
The Miramichi Regional Hospital is a 161-bed hospital with a full range of primary care and specialty services. The medical staff of about 75 members includes primary care physicians, surgeons, internists, anesthetists, pediatricians, pathologists, urologists and other specialties.
For more information, visit www.horizonnb.ca
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:
Remuneration is typically the same method of as the position he/she is covering.
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.
 
The Miramichi area offers you a broad range of affordable housing options, from heritage properties to executive homes within the city and outlying areas, reasonable amenities and easy commutes.  Two of the Miramichi’s greatest assets are its people and culture.  Nowhere is the Maritime experience more authentic than in this remarkable community.  Take in one of the local folk festivals or simply enjoy the warm hospitality of the local people. The world–class Miramichi River is a salmon angler’s paradise.  Cast a fly over any of the storied salmon pools and see why this river has inspired artists, poets, musicians and authors from around the world.  In winter, many of Miramichi’s lodges, and other businesses which cater to the outdoors person, are accessible by snowmobile.  A well-developed and maintained trail network links the lodges so that snowmobilers and skiers can enjoy a day in a winter wonderland.

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