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full time Cardiology - Electrophysiology at Horizon Health Network - Saint John
Saint John, New Brunswick
Job ID: 16517

Horizon Health Network, Saint John area (Region 2), is actively seeking a full-time Cardiac Electrophysiologist. The physician will be joining a group of two (2) Cardiac EP physicians; seven (7) Interventional Cardiologists; six (6) Clinical Cardiologists; five (5) Cardiac Surgeons and supported by two (2) EP Nurse Associates.
The Physician will deliver appropriate inpatient and outpatient services in the field of internal medicine – electrophysiology and provide on-call coverage in coordination with other members of the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology.
The Saint John Regional Hospital is a tertiary care hospital associated with Dalhousie University and Memorial University. The EP Service has 1.5 labs/week with CARTO, PRECISION and CRYO technologies. It supports a complex ablation and complex device program including lead extraction. It is the provincial program supporting a population of 750,000.

These responsibilities are basic. Additional duties may be assigned from time to time as may be necessary to the operation of Horizon Health Network:
 Daily inpatient rounds.
 Inpatient consultations.
 Hospital-based clinics at Saint John Regional Hospital.
 Involvement in teaching residents and medical students.
 Doing cardiac electrophysiology procedures and cardiac implantable device implants.
 Providing for provincial cardiac electrophysiology coverage.
 Provide on-call services during statutory holidays, evenings and weekends as part of the on-call schedule of the provincial service.
 Participate in medical practice that is compatible with the Health Authority’s mission, values and strategic directions.

Summary
Specialty
Cardiology - Electrophysiology
Province / State
New Brunswick
Employment Type
full time
Eligible
Physician
Tagline
Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology (Electrophysiology)
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Remuneration
Remuneration
AFP remuneration for Electrophysiology services.

Mandatory on call for cardiology coverage is Fee-For-Service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare New Brunswick.
 
Billing / Overhead Split
 
Vacation / CME Leave
 
Additional Benefits
Moving Expense Allowance 
Qualification Requirements
Education
• Certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Cardiology is preferred.
• Should have completed fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology in complex ablation and complex device implants.
• Must hold a valid license to practice medicine in the Province of New Brunswick
• Must be a member in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Medical Society.
• Must have current malpractice insurance from the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) appropriate to the category of practice.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills.
• Good attendance and work record.
• Physically able to perform assigned duties.
 
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
Horizon has an annual budget of approximately $1.1 billion and has more than 12,600 employees, 1,100 physicians and 5,200 volunteers, auxiliary and alumnae members, as well as 17 foundations and 18 auxiliary and alumnae organizations. Horizon ensures representation from urban and rural areas through a 15-member Board that consists of 7 appointed and 8 elected members of the public. 
Institution Size (Beds)
151+ 
Institution Website
 
Community Description
Imagine…
A playground in Atlantic Canada surrounded by fresh waterways on one side and the ocean on the other.

Connect…
With a community of Maritime and Acadian people whose rich friendly culture will include you.

Belong…
To a community where families are able to raise their children in a safe, close-knit environment with a reasonable cost of living.

The Saint John area offers you a broad range of affordable housing options, from heritage properties to executive homes within the city and in nearby Kennebecasis Valley. Saint John, a booming harbor city is Canada's oldest incorporated city (1785) and home to the country's oldest museum and farmers' market. For spouses and families, there are excellent employment and educational prospects. The nearby towns and villages, such as St. Stephen, Sussex, and Grand Manan, provide a diverse selection of recreational and sport activities that appeal to all age groups.
 
Community Size
51-500k 
Community Website
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Ms. Hope Kelly 
Phone
506-648-6286 
Fax
506-648-6364 
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Published on 2020-03-09
Edited on 2020-03-09