Job Posting
full time Hematology/Oncology at Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 10565

Health PEI is currently seeking a Hematologic Oncologist or a Medical Oncologist, with a strong interest in hematologic oncology, to join a multidisciplinary oncology team.

The PEI Cancer Treatment Centre is a small but modern medical and radiation oncology facility attached to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Charlottetown. Services are also provided at a satellite centre in Summerside. There are three practicing Medical Oncologists and two Radiation Oncologists, supported by GP Oncologists and a Nurse Practitioner. Additionally, there is a small clinical trials program.

The Position:

One (1) position beginning immediately


Physicians have the option of choosing between a salary with benefits, professional contract, or fee-for-service payment modality. Information related to payment modalities and volume incentives, including salary; fee-for-service tariff of fees; blended payments (shadow billings); on-call payments; and benefits including paid vacation, CME funding, RRSP program, and more can be found in the Master Agreement.

Please contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at to discuss remuneration information and options in further detail.

Hours of Work:

-Full-time hours (37.5 hours per week) and on-call coverage as required

Job duties:

-Act as a consultant in Medical and Hematologic Oncology in Prince Edward Island in outpatient and inpatient services; and
-Participation in the on-call services for Oncology patients

-This position is eligible for a Signing Bonus/Return-in-Service Grant and moving expense reimbursement;
-Faculty appointments at Dalhousie and Memorial Universities are available for teaching students and residents, without remuneration.
-Electronic patient record system (hospital-based) with access to lab and x-ray reports from office;
-Opportunities to participate and take leadership positions in local and national committees; and
-Other incentives as per the Master Agreement


-The successful candidate must have certification, or be deemed eligible for certification, by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada;
-Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI; and – In accordance with the Canadian Immigration regulations, preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada; however, all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

To apply, send C.V. to:

Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
(902) 368-6302;

“In the event of a discrepancy in information on this website and the Master Agreement, the Master Agreement shall prevail.”

Province / State
Prince Edward Island
Employment Type
full time
Hematologic Oncologist or Medical Oncologist
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Queen Elizabeth Hospital 
Street Address 1
60 Riverside Drive 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
C1A 8T5 
Institution Description
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Alison McKenna 
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Published on 2016-02-03
Edited on 2020-07-30