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full time Pediatrics at Horizon Health Network - Saint John
Saint John, New Brunswick
Job ID: 15926

Horizon Health Network, Saint John area (Region 2), is actively seeking a permanent full-time Pediatrician. Join a pediatric department that believes in collaboration, teamwork, research, medical education and excellence in clinical care. Our vibrant department currently has fifteen(15) pediatricians including subspecialty services: neonatology; neurology, developmental pediatrics and endocrinology. The clinical practice provides a stimulating variety of acute and complex care. The Department of Pediatrics maintains strong support and collaboration with the IWK Children’s Hospital in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

The Department of Pediatric members are encouraged to be part of the medical education program affiliated with Dalhousie University and Memorial University Medical Schools. Information regarding faculty appointments and academic opportunities are available upon request. Physicians are also encouraged to be part of the health network’s research initiatives.

Province / State
New Brunswick
Employment Type
full time
Pediatrics Position - Full Time - Saint John Area
Call Frequency
• Hours of work are normally provided between 0830hrs – 1630hrs Monday to Friday, unless otherwise agreed upon by the Service/Department Head.
• After-hours and weekend call coverage in coordination with members of the Department of Pediatrics.
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
This is a salaried position, remuneration is based on the New Brunswick Medical Pay Plan. The current rates range between $225,524 to a maximum of $274,170 annually (excluding benefits and source deductions) based on qualifications and experience. On call remuneration is Fee-For-Service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare New Brunswick. 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
• Candidates may be eligible for a Location Grant with a Return of Service Agreement.
• Moving Expense Allowance.  
Qualification Requirements
• A medical degree is required.
• Proficiency in English is required. Bilingual skills would be considered an asset.  
These responsibilities are basic. Additional duties may be assigned from time to time as may be necessary to the operation of Horizon Health Network:
• Provide ambulatory care in a clinic setting.
• Provide inpatient care as required and requested by the Clinical Department Head.
• Practice in a collaborative fashion as a member of an interdisciplinary team and consult with members of other health professions as appropriate.
• Participates in departmental medical education initiatives.
• Provide on-call services during statutory holidays, evenings and weekends as part of the on-call schedule for the Department.
• Participate in medical practice that is compatible with the Health Authority’s mission, values and strategic directions.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills.
• Good attendance and work record.
• Physically able to perform assign duties.  
• Certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
• Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick.
• In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada.  
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Horizon Health Network - Saint John 
Street Address 1
400 University Avenue 
Street Address 2
PO Box 5200 
City / Town
Saint John 
Postal / Zip Code
E2L 4L4 
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Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Ms. Hope Kelly 
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Published on 2018-10-09
Edited on 2018-10-09