Locum Obstetricians/Gynecologists in Prince Edward Island

Health PEI

Job Overview

  • Practice or Institution Name Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic – Charlottetown
  • City Charlottetown
  • Specialty OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY

Health PEI is currently seeking Locum Obstetricians/Gynecologists to provide support to its team of specialists. Available now are short-term and long-term locums that can be one week or as long as twelve months. The Obstetricians/Gynecologists will have the option to work out of a shared clinic located in Charlottetown or Summerside, PEI. Obstetricians/Gynecologists in the province provide prenatal care and deliveries.

In Charlottetown, the Locum physician will share in the responsibility for the care of approximately two-thirds of the women in the province of Prince Edward Island, which has a population of more than 150,000 residents. The physician will have privileges in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, the provincial referral centre, a 243-bed facility, providing a broad range of specialty support services including; general surgery, urology, radiology, medicine and ICU. The service is well supported by the local tertiary centre for maternal-fetal medicine and oncology services.

In Summerside, the Locum physician will share in the responsibility for the care of approximately one-third of the women in the province of Prince Edward Island. The physician will have privileges in the Prince County Hospital, a 110-bed regional hospital with a six-bed ICU that provides specialty services in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Anesthesia, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, ENT and Psychiatry.

Hours of Work:

– Regular office access Monday-Friday up to 37.5 hours/week

Job Duties:

– Participation in on-call services with the group of Obstetricians/Gynecologists.

– Provide referral services for family physicians in the province.

Remuneration:

– Fee-for-service as per the Master Agreement or

– Contract for service payment modality as per the Master Agreement or

– Shorter-term locums may have the option of choosing a temporary daily rate. Please contact us for more information.

Incentives:

– Return travel based on economy airfare. If travelling by car, mileage rates are determined by PEI Treasury Board Policy and cannot exceed economy airfare.

– Application fees with the Medical Society of PEI and some application fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI will be covered.

– Locum support stipend to offset the cost of accommodations and other living expenses: $200/day worked June – September and $150/day worked October – May. Physicians must complete the Locum Support Stipend Form to receive these funds.

– Arrangements and payment for car rental and accommodations are the responsibility of the physician.

Certifications and Other Requirements:

– FRCPC or eligibility for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Certification;

– Eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island; and

– Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging.

To learn more about Obstetricians/Gynecologists opportunities, please visit our website at https://bit.ly/healthpei-locum-obgyn  or email [email protected].

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