Job Posting
full time Nephrology at Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 15960

Health PEI is seeking a full-time permanent Nephrologist in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Located in the capital city of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital is a 243-bed provincial referral facility operated by Health PEI.

Health PEI a crown corporation, is 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.

Prince Edward Island remains one of the most enjoyed gems of Eastern Canada. A perfect mix of urban and rural cultures (history based upon a culture of farming and fishing). Opportunities for professional development and personal enjoyment are hall marks of life on PEI. We are surrounded by the Atlantic with numerous exceptional and historic beaches, allowing for a wide variety of recreational opportunities. Golf remains a cornerstone activity of PEI, Islanders and visitors alike enjoy a wide variety of courses which present themselves for your challenge. International travel is available from 2 airports located within a 3hr drive.


One (1) position beginning immediately.


Physicians have the option of choosing a salary, contract for service or fee-for-service payment modality. Information related to payment modalities, including salary; contract for service, fee-for-service tariff of fees; blended payments (shadow billings); on-call payments; and benefits including paid vacation entitlements, CME funding, RRSP program, and more can be found in the Master Agreement.

Please contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at to discuss remuneration information and options in further detail.

Hours of Work:

• Full-time hours and 1/3 call coverage is required.


• Return-in-Service Grant may be available;
• Eligible moving expense reimbursement up to $10,000 is available;
• Opportunity to teach with the PEI Residency Training Program with faculty appointment at Dalhousie University may be available;
• Access to hospital based electronic patient record system with lab and x-ray reports from office; and
• Other incentives as per the Master Agreement.

Certifications and Other Requirements:

FRCPC or eligibility for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada(link is external) 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;
• Ability to drive and travel the island to various locations;
• Must be trained and able to insert bedside PD catheters;
• Ability to insert permanent tunneled hemodialysis catheters;
• Be involved in development and implementation of standards and polices; and
• Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging.

To apply, please send C.V. to:

Senior Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
(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
full time
Nephrologist - Charlottetown
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Qualification Requirements
Certifications and Other Requirements:

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada eligibility or certification
Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island
Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging
Work experience preferable
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
16 Fitzroy Street,3rd floor Sullivan Building, PO Box 2000 
Street Address 2
City / Town
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
Jennie Thompson 
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Published on 2018-10-18
Edited on 2021-03-01