The Medicine Program of Eastern Health is currently recruiting a locum Gastroenterologist to join our team during educational sabbaticals.
As part of the Gastroenterology division, you will participate in an equal share of province wide on-call for Gastroenterology with our complement of gastroenterologists.
The successful candidate will cover an existing GI practice and will have an equal share of elective and urgent inpatient endoscopy time.
The individual will be responsible for in and outpatient gastroenterology services including seeing new patients as well as follow up on existing patients.
This position is hospital based with the expectation of 3 half day endoscopy slots per week and 2 half day clinic slots per week.
The successful candidate will also participate in CTU coverage.
The Health Sciences Centre is a tertiary care hospital that receives referrals from the entire province. It is staffed by a full complement of medical and surgical specialty services.
It is affiliated with Memorial University and is the primary training center for medical students and residents. Supervision of trainees would be an expectation.
The successful candidate will have temporary office space and administrative support through the assistant of the physician who is away.
All candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and meet credentials criteria for Eastern Regional Health Authority.
Applicants should be Qualified or Eligible for Fellowship in Gastroenterology with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada.
Dates : Six (6) months in 2019 & 2020Remuneration :
This position is fee-for-service and remuneration will be in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement and Department of Health MCP Billings.