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locum Emergency Medicine at Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 15017

Do you believe that patient experience comes first? Do you want to work with a team that strives to deliver excellent care, to every patient, every time?

Look no further than Prince Edward Island – an island surrounded by red sand and beaches, breathtaking views, friendly communities, world-famous seafood and culinary adventures.

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital has locum opportunities for physicians to join their Emergency Department team that provides the full scope of emergency medicine services. Opportunities are available for the period July 1, 2018 – September 2019 with the possibility for extension. Located in the capital city of Charlottetown (link is external), the Queen Elizabeth Hospital is the provincial referral centre for specialized hospital services. It 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.


$175.00 per hour

31% (April 1, 2018) of submitted and approved shadow-billing based on the Master Agreement between the Medical Society of PEI, the Government of Prince Edward Island and Health PEI. For details, please refer to the Master Agreement.

Additional separate billing fees from third-party payers (for example Worker’s Compensation and Quebec/International patients).

Hours of Work:

As outlined in the ED schedule


One return travel

Licensing fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI (link is external) and the Medical Society 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.

Car rental and accommodations are the responsibility of the physician.

Incentives are subject to conditions and maximum eligible costs for reimbursement

Certifications and Other Requirements:

Eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI (link is external)

Eligibility for appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging

Candidates must have FRCP, CCFP (EM) or comparable emergency department experience.


For more information, contact:

Sheila MacLean, RPR

Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment and Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
Telephone: (902) 368-6302
Email: sends e-mail)

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

Emergency Medicine
Province / State
Prince Edward Island
Employment Type
Locum - - Emergency Medicine – Queen Elizabeth Hospital - Charlottetown
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Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
16 Fitzroy Street,3rd floor Sullivan Building, PO Box 2000 
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Contact Name
Calleen Gillis 
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Published on 2018-03-08
Edited on 2018-10-26