Family Medicine - Elmsdale
IWK Health Centre
Elmsdale, Nova Scotia, Canada
2d ago

Requisition ID : 45426

Opportunity Type : Permanent

Estimated Annual Salary : 200,000 - 250,000

Type of Remuneration : FFS - Fee For Service

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

Elmsdale Medical Centre located at 106 Elmsdale Rd. Elmsdale NS has an immediate opening for full-time physicians who would like to start up or relocate their current practice.

The Elmsdale Medical Centre is a Collaborative Practice wherein physicians and supporting licensed healthcare professionals collaborate on general healthcare outcome targets, meet to discuss patient care and cover each other’s patients while a physician is not scheduled in the clinic.

The Clinic also works to provide locum coverage to support vacation times. We welcome and encourage physicians who choose to provide health care services at local hospitals, nursing homes etc.

Candidates must be eligible to be licensed by CPSNS and Credentialed with the Nova Scotia Health Authority.

The Ravines Medical Group takes care of the business of medicine for you such as billings, administrative staffing, management of referrals, management of vaccines, ordering of supplies.

Your exam rooms and office space is fully equipped including EMR and computer hardware. Attractive overhead model with no minimum monthly amount and scaling incentives based on yearly billing thresholds.

We currently have an opportunity for a new physician looking to build a brand-new practice in the rural Elmsdale community.

Although the Elmsdale Clinic is considered rural, the clinic is only located 20-30 minutes outside the city of Halifax.

In collaboration with the existing team of eight physicians and a family practice nurse the incoming physician will be a part of a collaborative clinic serving the patients of the Elmsdale Medical Centre.

We pride ourselves on providing the support for our physicians to provide medical services outside of the clinic to diversify and complement their family practice.

We currently have an opportunity for a new physician looking to build a brand-new practice in the rural Elmsdale community.

The incoming physician will have the choice of either the fee for service or alternative payment plan models as the Ravines Medical Group accommodates both.

Although the Elmsdale Clinic is considered rural, the clinic is only located 20-30 minutes outside the city of Halifax.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to :

Examine patients and take their histories, order diagnostic tests and laboratory procedures; advise patients on health care, health promotion, and disease prevention

Consultation and referral to other medical practitioners’

Act as a patient’s advocate

Prescribe and administer medications and treatments, inoculations and vaccinations

Report births, deaths, contagious and other diseases as per Nova Scotia Public Health requirements

Expected Hours

This position can be filled by two physicians seeking to share a practice should it be desirable. Days of the week, hours and number of patients scheduled per shift are tailored to the physician’s preference.

This position has the flexibility of being full-time, part-time or locum. The Elmsdale Medical Centre offers after hour care coverage 7 days per week.

The incoming physician will have the choice of either the fee for service or alternative payment plan models as the Ravines Medical Group accommodates both.

Qualifications

Eligible for Licensure with the (CPSNS)

Eligible for certification with the (CFPC)

Community Details

Elmsdale Medical Centre is located at 106 Elmsdale Rd., Elmsdale, NS. Although the Elmsdale Clinic is considered rural, the clinic is only located 20-30 minutes outside the city of Halifax.

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.

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