Job Posting
full time Family Practice at Prince Edward Island
Alberton, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 16080

Health PEI is seeking a locum Family Physician starting January 7th, 2020 for 3 months. The Physician will provide the full scope of primary care in support at the Alberton health Centre. Located in the western part of Prince Edward Island and part of the North Cape Coastal Drive, you will be working in an area known for its red sand beaches, breathtaking views, friendly communities, and the world-famous seafood and culinary adventures.

The West Prince Health Primary Care Network 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

Hours of Work

• Up to 37.5 hours/week to a maximum 1725 hours/year for contract-for-service physicians.

For further information, contact:

Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment and Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
(902) 368-6302;

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

Family Practice
Province / State
Prince Edward Island
Employment Type
full time
Locum - Family Physician – West Prince – Alberton
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Physicians have the option of contract-for-service or fee-for-service payment modality.

• Base contract-for-service range is $96.97-$103.86/hour.
• Fee-for-service is based on the Tariff of Fees in the Master Agreement.
• After hours and on-call services provided outside contract-for-service hours are paid on a fee-for-service basis.

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

Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
• Return travel based on economy airfare. If traveling by car, mileage rates are determined by PEI Treasury Board Policy and cannot exceed economy airfare.
• Application fees with the Medical Society of PEI and some application fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI will be covered.
• Locum support stipend to offset the cost of accommodations and other living expenses: $200/day worked June - September and $150/day worked October - May. Physicians must complete the Locum Support Stipend form to receive these funds.
• Arrangements and payment for car rental and accommodation are the responsibility of the physician.
• Hospital-based electronic health record system with access to lab and x-ray reports from office may be available.
Qualification Requirements
Certifications and Other Requirements:

• MCCEE, MCCQE Part I and MCCQE Part II as well as 1- 2 years of clinical experience working in Canada.
• Eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI.
• Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging.
• CCFP physicians will be given priority.
• Work experience preferable.
Institution / Community Information
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Prince Edward Island 
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Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Sheila Kerry  
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Published on 2019-01-10
Edited on 2019-10-08