Requisition ID : 35249
Opportunity Type : Permanent
Estimated Annual Salary : 250,000 - 300,000
Type of Remuneration : APP- Alternate Payment Plan
Site Visit & Reallocation Allowance Programs : Relocation Program; Site Visit Program
Department of Health & Wellness Incentives : Debt Assistance; Family Medicine Bursary Program; Tuition Relief
Other Incentives :
About This Opportunity
Queens Family Health is seeking a family physician to join this collaborative team consisting of four family physicians, three family practice nurses, one nurse practitioner, and one social worker.
All team members work collaboratively to provide patient care and hold regular team meetings.
Physicians provide office-based comprehensive primary care, in-hospital, and nursing home care. Emergency call coverage at Queens General Hospital (QGH) is recommended.
QGH opened its doors to patients in 1949. In 2014, a $16 million modernization of the hospital was complete including the creation of a collaborative health care centre.
This upgrade was funded by Queens General Hospital Foundation, community fundraising campaign Keeping Us Strong, Queens Municipality, and the Government of Nova Scotia.
Located in Liverpool, QGH is a 22-bed acute care community hospital that offers inpatient, outpatient, and community-based services and programs.
In addition, the successful candidate may also participate in teaching medical students and family practice residents from Dalhousie Medical School.
Located in , offers a wide range of services and amenities, sports and entertainment, and has an abundance of scenic places to walk, swim, and paddle.
So come live with us and enjoy the peace and natural beauty of a unique and friendly place!
Queens County spans from forest and farm to lake and ocean. Our are easily accessible and all just a short drive away. We have several trails, one right in Liverpool where you can walk or jog among the towering pines of then loop back into town along the Trestle Trail.
There are so many outdoor activities from boating and fishing to horseback riding, there really is no limit to what our landscape has to offer.
Liverpool also has many facilities to relax and stay fit. The has an ice rink, walking track, and fitness centre. has a pool, hot tub, sauna and a gourmet restaurant for you and your family to enjoy.
On top of this, Liverpool has baseball fields, a yoga and meditation studio, bowling alley, and many other activities to keep you and your family busy.
Our small town has a lot to offer in amenities and services, with access to all modern necessities : two full size grocery stores (Sobeys and SuperStore), smaller convenience outlets, farmers market, car dealerships, and mechanics.
Whether you want an ocean front property or apartment complex, we have what you're looking for all for a great cost.
Physicians in Nova Scotia provide fulfilling patient care which embraces family life, professional development and community involvement.
That's what makes practicing medicine in Nova Scotia unique. Physicians are increasingly attracted to practices that offer team-based care to their patients and allow them to consult with their peers.
The size and scale of Nova Scotia allows for better connections across the health care system. Your practice of medicine and your life is richer here.
Nova Scotia is more than medicine.