Job Posting
full time Geriatric Medicine at The Moncton Hospital
Moncton, New Brunswick
Job ID: 17151

The Moncton Hospital, a facility within Horizon Health Network, is recruiting a Geriatrician. The Geriatrics Program provides out-patient consultation, in-patient consult services and a full-service Geriatric Clinic with nursing support, physiotherapy, occupational and speech language therapy and pharmacy. There are approximately 2000 nursing home beds and 2000 Special Care Home beds in the region. Residents of these facilities are currently looked after by the family physicians. There are opportunities to provide consultation services to these facilities.

• Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with some flexibility.
• Inpatient consultation coverage in coordination with the other members of the division.
• No overnight on-call requirement.

A typical weekly schedule will include:
• Inpatient consultation coverage in coordination with other members of the division
• Outpatient consultations (office located in the Professional Arts Building, attached to the hospital)
• Hospital-based clinics
• Involvement in teaching residents and medical students

Geriatric Medicine
Province / State
New Brunswick
Employment Type
full time
Geriatric Opportunity at The Moncton Hospital (Horizon Health Network)
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Standard remuneration is fee-for-service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare of New Brunswick. No source deductions can be provided. However, under special circumstances, with approval from the Department of Health of New Brunswick, a salaried model may be available. Locums receive 10% in lieu of benefits. On call remuneration is fee for service.

General Practitioner
This may range between a minimum of $192,244 to a maximum of $209,846 annually (excluding benefits and source deductions) based on qualifications and experience.

Non-certified Specialist & Certified Specialist
This may range between a minimum of $241,748 to a maximum of $293,904 annually (excluding benefits and source deductions) based on qualifications and experience.
Billing / Overhead Split
Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
• Moving expenses as per the provincial policy
• Opportunity to teach with the Family Medicine Residency Training Program with faculty
appointment with Dalhousie Medical School,
Qualification Requirements
General Practitioner
The Department of Family Medicine requires that its members have one or more of the following qualifications:
- Certification in the College of Family Physicians (CCFP), American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or le Collège des Médecins du Québec (Médecine familiale)
- Must be a member in good standing with the College of Family Physicians of Canada
- Must be a licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada (LMCC)
- Certified training in care of the elderly (geriatric medicine preferred but may consider applicants without such training on a case by case basis)

Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick.
Non-certified Specialist & Certified Specialist
The Department of Internal Medicine requires that its active and courtesy members have passed the examinations of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the examination of la Corporation professionnelle des médecins du Québec. In circumstances where no Canadian trained applicants are available, the Department will consider physicians with American Boards who are able to obtain licensure in the State of Maine. In special circumstances, foreign graduates who qualify for licensure in the Province of New Brunswick will be considered.

Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick.
Institution / Community Information
Institution Name
The Moncton Hospital 
Street Address 1
135 MacBeath Avenue 
Street Address 2
City / Town
Postal / Zip Code
E1C 6Z8 
Institution Description
Horizon Health Network,, is one of the largest health-care organizations in Atlantic Canada, operating 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices providing medical services ranging from acute care to community-based health services to New Brunswick, northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. With 1,000 physicians, an annual budget exceeding $1 billion and approximately 13,000 employees, Horizon Health Network’s strategic vision focuses on research, innovation and education.

The Moncton Hospital is a 386-bed tertiary and critical care facility within Horizon Health Network. It is a major referral hospital which serves communities throughout New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and northern Nova Scotia. It is a Level II Trauma Centre which offers tertiary services in neurosurgery, oncology and neonatal care and includes all other major services and subspecialties. The hospital has two state of the art MIS suites as well as a new outpatient complex including an up-to-date GI/endoscopy suite, clinics and minor OR suites.

The Moncton Hospital offers excellent opportunities for teaching and clinical research and has academic affiliation with Dalhousie University. The hospital is one of the largest employers within metro Moncton, employing 3,000 staff and physicians.  
Institution Size (Beds)
Institution Website
Community Description
The city, with adjoining municipalities, has a population of more than 152,000, and was ranked as one of the best Canadian cities for quality of community life. There is an abundance of educational, cultural and recreational opportunities including easy access to warm water beaches of the Northumberland Strait and the scenic Bay of Fundy area. 
Community Size
Community Website
Geographic location may be approximate
Contact for Applicants
Contact Name
Ms. Annette Sellen 
506 857-5530 
506 857-5545 
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Published on 2022-06-21
Edited on 2022-06-21