Job Location Urban
125 Trans Canada Hwy
Gander
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada A1V 2R7

GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE LOCUM

Locum

INTERNAL MEDICINE

Permanent 185ae54f3ec7f954a6da2310c8f0867b78a2037419731b5591b35fbfaccb95b1

Locum

Salary 0020c4bd3d7fdf5a4ec3960c5ad50244234b730dc6bd75645bf8e4011e08dbcb

$1225/day

Start Date January 01, 2019

End Date   July 31, 2019

Schedule Description

This is a temporary, full time position (Mon-Fri, 8-4 plus on call obligations which is shared equally amongst the other Internists).

Flexibility

Will consider any length of locum and any start date between the dates indicated.

Job Specifics

Job Details

Joined by a team of physicians, technologists, and nurses to provide the required services at one of the Authority’s referral centres, the successful physician will be expected to provide the full scope of Internal Medicine services which may include [but are not limited to] inpatient consultation, emergency and critical care on-call services, and outpatient clinics [inclusive of diabetes clinics and exercise stress testing]. The coverage of on-call commitments, including weekends and holidays, are shared appropriately amongst all Internists. The successful physician must work in a team-based, client-focused environment, and partner with all team members to improve employee and patient safety by integrating safe work practices, identifying risk and implementing improvements when required. A Nephrologist interested in General Internal Medicine work could avail of outpatient hemodialysis. A Gastroenterologist or General Internist with endoscopy training interested in general internal medicine work could avail of endoscopy time. Salaried locum rate is $1225 per day for 56 days, then $1057.78 per day or Fee-for-Service (as per the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of Health MCP Billing).

On-Call/After Hour Requirements

75 hours bi-weekly; plus on-call obligations

Qualifications

 Eligible for registration and licensure as an Internist with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador
 Satisfy the credentialing requirements of Central Health’s Discipline of Internal Medicine
 A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance
 A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority

Perks

All travel, accommodations, locum licensing fee, meals and insurances will be paid for by the health authority.

Work Environment

Office Environment

This position is hospital based and is located at one of the two referral centres for Central Health. It is a 90 bed facility and provides services such as Anesthesia, General Surgery, Neurology, ObGyn, Opthamology, Orthopedics, Pathology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology and has a 24/7 ER facility. The staff are very helpful and supportive.

Systems

Community/Neighbourhood

The Province of Newfoundland and Labrador has a vibrant musical and theatrical tradition and is home to some of Canada's best salmon fishing rivers. Gander is a prosperous community offering an excellent school system and a broad range of cultural and recreational activities. Gander is also within an hour's drive of Terra Nova National Park, and "Iceberg Alley" where whales and icebergs meet. More information about the Town of Gander can be located at www.gandercanada.com.

Compensation

Estimated Renumeration - $1225/day
Type - Sessional / Contract / Salary

Payment Frequency: Weekly

Payment Terms

This position can be salaried at a rate of $1225 per day or Fee for Service (as per the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of Health MCP Billing).

Incentives & Guaranteed Minimums

Other Details

References

Dr. David Carroll, Chief of Internal Medicine, JPMRHC - david.carroll@centralhealth.nl.ca

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