Job Posting
full time Gastroenterology at The Moncton Hospital
Moncton, New Brunswick
Job ID: 14065

The Moncton Hospital, a facility within Horizon Health Network, is recruiting a fifth Gastroenterologist. The expected start date is August 1, 2018. Services include inpatient and outpatient gastroenterology. The physician will participate in the provision of gastroenterology services. Gastroenterology call will be shared with five specialists in the Division of Gastroenterology and there is no requirement for general internal medicine call. The successful candidate will preferably have some experience in ERCP and therapeutics although this is not essential. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary setting are essential.

The division of gastroenterology functions as a tertiary-level centre for most aspects of gastroenterology. This includes on-site access to ERCP, EUS, capsule endoscopy and radiofrequency ablation. The Moncton Hospital also has active departments of interventional radiology and hepatobiliary surgery.

Province / State
New Brunswick
Employment Type
full time
Gastroenterologist at The Moncton Hospital (Horizon Health Network)
Call Frequency
1 in 5
Start Date
Standard remuneration is fee-for-service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare of New Brunswick. No source deductions can be provided. On call and out-of province remuneration is fee-for-service. Specifics regarding expected remuneration can be provided at the applicants request. 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Qualification Requirements
The Department of Internal Medicine requires that its active and courtesy members have passed the examinations of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the examination of la Corporation professionnelle des médecins du Québec. In circumstances where no Canadian trained applicants are available, the Department will consider physicians with American Boards who are able to obtain licensure in the State of Maine. In special circumstances, foreign graduates who qualify for licensure in the Province of New Brunswick will be considered.

Members of the department performing gastrointestinal endoscopy shall meet the practice guidelines established by the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology.
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
The Moncton Hospital 
Street Address 1
135 MacBeath Avenue 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
E1C 6Z8 
Institution Description
Horizon Health Network is located in New Brunswick and is Atlantic Canada’s largest health authority with expertise in diverse areas of health and community services. Horizon Health Network includes 12 hospitals and 36 community health care facilities as well as 54 other community-based offices. Horizon Health Network serves the population of the regions of Miramichi, Moncton, Saint John, Fredericton and the Upper River Valley. It also has provincial responsibility for some tertiary health care and a number of unique provincial programs. It plays a major role in research, education, innovation and health and wellness.

The Moncton Hospital is a 386-bed teaching hospital centrally located in the Maritimes. It is a major referral hospital which serves communities throughout New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and northern Nova Scotia. It offers tertiary services in Trauma, Neurosurgery, Burns, Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Neonatal Care, Provincial Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Vascular Surgery, plus extensive services in elevated secondary and primary care.

The Moncton Hospital offers excellent opportunities for teaching and clinical research and has academic affiliation with Dalhousie University. The hospital is one of the largest employers within metro Moncton, employing 3,000 staff and physicians.  
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
The city, with adjoining municipalities, has a population of more than 144,000, and was ranked as one of the best Canadian cities for quality of community life. There is easy access to warm water beaches of the Northumberland Strait, and also the scenic Bay of Fundy area. There is excellent availability of educational opportunities, cultural events and recreational activities in the immediate area. An international airport and central location with good road connections make more distant centers easily accessible. 
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Mrs. Darlene Doiron 
506 857-5545 
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Published on 2017-09-20
Edited on 2017-09-20