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locum Geriatric Medicine at Horizon Health Network - Saint John
Saint John, New Brunswick
Job ID: 16274

Focused on patient and family-centered care, Horizon Health Network operates 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices throughout New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and northern Nova Scotia, providing medical services ranging from acute care to community-based health services.
Horizon invites applications for a temporary, full time Royal College Certified Geriatrician, or the equivalent. This specialist physician position will be located at the St. Joseph’s Hospital, 130 Bayard Drive, Saint John, New Brunswick. The temporary position is 6 month- term Locum coverage for Maternity leave from November 2019 to May 2020.
This is an opportunity to join an established Department of Geriatric Medicine which consists of 12 fulltime and part-time geriatricians and family doctors. This department is part of the Horizon Health Network which offers 23 areas of specialty medicine and surgery. Horizon Health Network is also supported by a vast array of research, education, health promotion activities and community partnerships. Dalhousie New Brunswick Medical Education Program is located adjacent to the Saint John Regional Hospital at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John.
 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.

Summary
Specialty
Geriatric Medicine
Province / State
New Brunswick
Employment Type
locum
Eligible
Physician
Tagline
Focused on patient and family-centered care, Horizon Health Network operates 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical f...
Start Date
2019-11-01
End Date
2020-05-01
Remuneration
Remuneration
Remuneration is by salary and benefits ranging from $253,058 to $279,682, plus on-call and after-hours care, per annum depending on qualifications and licensure. Included benefits - Paid vacation, pension plan, sick leave, special leave, subsidized professional fees and CME, etc.  
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
Included benefits - Paid vacation, CME 
Additional Benefits
Pension plan, sick leave, special leave, subsidized professional fees 
Qualification Requirements
Education
 A medical degree is required.
 Certification with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP, FCFP) is preferred.
 Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick.
 Proficiency in English is required. Bilingual skills would be considered an asset
 Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills.
 Good attendance and work record.
 Physically able to perform assign duties.
 In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada.
 Qualifications: Canadian FRCPC certification is preferred. Exemplary USA, UK, Irish, Australian, New Zealand, Swiss, Hong Kong, South Africa or Singapore candidates, with full specialty certification may also be considered.
 In accordance with immigration requirements, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada.
 
Experience
 
Certifications
 
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 
Country
Canada 
Postal / Zip Code
E2L 4L4 
 
Institution Description
 
Institution Size (Beds)
151+ 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
 
Community Size
51-500k 
Community Website
   
 
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Ms. Hope Kelly 
Phone
506-648-6286 
Fax
506-648-6364 
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Published on 2019-07-16
Edited on 2019-07-16