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full time Emergency Medicine at Prince Edward Island
West Prince Health Primary Care Network, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 16126

The West Prince Health Primary Care Network requires a full-time family physician to provide the full scope of emergency medicine services to patients attending the Emergency Department at Western Hospital located in the town of Alberton (link is external).

Located in the western part of Prince Edward Island, Alberton is part of the North Cape Coastal Drive, a beautiful and natural coastal drive to view the Island’s white and red sand beaches; towering red sandstone capes; and essential coastal stops to breathe in the breathtaking views.

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:

12 hour shifts from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm with overnight call coverage for in-patients.


Return-in-Service grant and Moving Expense Allowance are available.
Opportunity to teach with the Family Medicine Residency Training Program with faculty appointment from Dalhousie Medical School.
Electronic hospital patient record system (CERNER).
Computerized provider order entry system (CPOE).

To apply, send C.V. to:
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.”

Emergency Medicine
Province / State
Prince Edward Island
Employment Type
full time
Family Physician - Emergency Medicine - Western Hospital, Alberton
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
$175.00 per hour
31% of fee-for-service 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). 
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
Qualification 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 (link is external)
Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging.
ACLS and PALS required
Emergency Medicine experience considered an asset 
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
West Prince Health Primary Care Network 
Street Address 2
City / Town
West Prince Health Primary Care Network 
Postal / Zip Code
C0B 1B0 
Institution Description
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
Community Size
Community Website
Physical Address for Map
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Sheila Kerry  
Contact Address
16 Fitzroy Street,3rd floor Sullivan Building, PO Box 2000 
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Published on 2019-02-27
Edited on 2019-02-27