Job Posting
locum Anesthesiology at Prince Edward Island
Summerside , Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 12570

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 Anesthesiology of the Prince County Hospital has locum opportunities beginning in March 2018 to provide support to a complement of four specialists. Located in Summerside, the Prince County Hospital is a 110-bed regional hospital with an 8 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 deliver of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. Health PEI’s head office is located at 16 Garfield Street, Charlottetown, PEI.


Physicians have the option of choosing a fee-for-service or contract for service payment modality.

Base contract-for-service rate is $130.65 – $149.52/hour.
Fee-for-service is based on the Tariff of Fees in the Master Agreement.
After hours and weekend on-call services provided outside regular contract-for-service hours are paid on a fee-for-service basis. A contract-for-service option also provides a guarantee incentive.

Hours of Work:

Up to 37.5 hours/week to a maximum 1725 hours/year for contact for service physicians.


Return travel based on economy airfare. If traveling by car, mileage rates are determined by PEI Treasury Board Policy and cannot exceed economy airfare.

Coverage of licensing fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI and the Medical Society of PEI

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.

Certifications and Other 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

Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging

US Boards are acceptable

Work experience preferable

For further information:

Sheila L Kerry
Physician Recruitment Coordinator

Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
Department of Health & Wellness
Telephone: (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
Locum - Anesthetists - Summerside
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
65 Roy Boates Avenue  
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
C1N 2A9 
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 2016-11-03
Edited on 2018-10-26