Emergency Physician - Glace Bay
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Glace Bay, Nova, Ca
3d ago

Requisition ID : 35242

Opportunity Type : Permanent

Estimated Annual Salary : 300,000 - 350,000

Type of Remuneration : Hourly Rate

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

Cape Breton Regional Hospital (CBRH) in Sydney, Cape Breton, is seeking emergency physicians.

CBRH opened its door to patients in 1995. Now, it is the second largest acute care facility in Nova Scotia that serves more than 200,000 patients a year.

It is part of a four hospital complex that also includes Glace Bay, New Waterford Consolidated, and Northside General Hospitals.

The successful candidate will also have opportunity to work in these surrounding communities.

Located in the historic town of Sydney, CBRH has 162 acute care beds, 36 emergency beds, 23 intermediate and critical care beds, 40 maternal child beds, 52 mental health and addiction beds, and nine palliative care beds.

The hospital provides a range of primary and secondary services through in-patient, outpatient, and community-based programs.

Services :

  • anesthesiology
  • cancer and supportive care
  • cardiac respiratory
  • diabetes education services
  • diagnostic imaging
  • dialysis
  • emergency medicine
  • general surgery
  • geriatric assessment and rehabilitation
  • intensive care unit
  • internal medicine
  • laboratory services
  • maternal / child support services
  • mental health and addiction services
  • neonatal care
  • nutrition and diabetic counseling
  • obstetrics and gynecology
  • occupational therapy
  • ophthalmology
  • otolaryngology
  • palliative care
  • physiotherapy
  • plastic surgery
  • social work
  • spiritual and religious care
  • volunteer services
  • Responsibilities

  • provide call coverage
  • care for inpatients at CBRH
  • consult and refer to other medical practitioners’
  • act as a patient advocate
  • prescribe and administer medications, treatments, inoculations, and vaccinations
  • Expected Hours

  • physician's choice : part-time, full-time, locum
  • Qualifications

  • all applicants must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia (CPSNS)
  • all family physician must have membership with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
  • all specialists must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)
  • membership with the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA)
  • all applicants must have a current PALS Certification
  • all applicants must have a current ATLS Certification
  • all applicants must have a current ACLS Certification
  • Community Details

    Glace Bay , located on Cape Breton Island, is one of the communities in the Eastern Zone. Kitchen parties are a way of life in this quaint and historic mining town.

    Glace Bay has a population of around 20,000 people at all stages of life, including physicians and their families : see for yourself, here ! There are several elementary schools, a middle school, and a highschool to accommodate growing families.

    Here, you will join a community-oriented group of friendly, vibrant people who take part in local gatherings and festivals to celebrate their history and region.

    Within Glace Bay are amenities like grocery stores, a local and gym facility, and local and national restaurants. Just 25 minutes away from Sydney, the region’s urban centre and location of Cape Breton Regional Hospital, you are never far away from exactly what you need.

    In Cape Breton, you are also never far from unreal beauty to hike, swim, cycle, or golf. Parks, hiking trails, and the view of lifetime is around every corner.

    In addition, the region remains young and vibrant thanks to nearby Cape Breton University , located 15 minutes away from Glace Bay.

    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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