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locum Radiology at Prince Edward Island
Summerside, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 10666

Are you looking for an opportunity that fosters a strong culture of teamwork? How about working on an Island surrounded by red sand and beaches, breathtaking views, friendly communities, world-famous seafood and culinary adventures?

Look no further than Prince Edward Island…

The Department of Surgery at the Prince County Hospital has locum opportunities from September 26 to November 4, 2019. Located in Summerside, the Prince County Hospital is a 110-bed regional hospital with a six bed ICU that provides specialty services in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Anesthesia, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, ENT and Psychiatry.

The Prince County Hospital is operated by Health PEI, a crown corporation responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. Health PEI’s head office is located at 16 Garfield Street, Charlottetown, PEI.

Hours of Work:

• Up to 37.5 hours/week to a maximum 1,725 hours/year for contact for service physicians;
• Participation is required for on-call services at the Prince County Hospital; frequency of on-calls is 1 in 3.

For further information:

Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
Department of Health & Wellness
(902) 368-6302; (link sends e-mail)

“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
Locum – General Surgeon – Summerside
Start Date
End Date
The physician shall have the option of choosing fee-for-service or contract for service payment modality;

• Contract for service hourly range: $130.65–149.52 per hour (Dependent upon work experience);
• On-call services are paid on a fee-for-service basis over and above the hourly contract for service rate. Fee-for-service rates are based on the tariff of fees listed in the Master Agreement; and
• Additional stipend available for on-call services.

To discuss remuneration and options in further detail, contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
• Return travel based on economy airfare. If traveling by car, mileage rates are determined by the PEI Treasury Board Policy and cannot exceed economy airfare;
• Coverage of application fees with the Medical Society of PEI (link is external) and some application fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI (link is external);
• Locum support stipend to offset the cost of accommodations and other living expenses: $200/day worked June-September and $150/day worked October-May up to a maximum of $7500 per fiscal year. Physicians must complete the Locum Support Stipend form to receive these funds;
• Arrangements and payment for car rental and accommodations are the responsibility of the physician. 
Qualification Requirements
• Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada eligibility or certification;
• Eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island(link is external);
• Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging;
• US Boards are acceptable; and
• Work experience preferable 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
65 Roy Boats Ave 
Street Address 2
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Postal / Zip Code
Institution Description
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Sheila Kerry  
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Published on 2016-04-13
Edited on 2019-08-07