Requisition ID : 35144
Opportunity Type : Permanent
Estimated Annual Salary : 250,000 - 300,000
Type of Remuneration : Daily Rate
Site Visit & Reallocation Allowance Programs : Relocation Program; Site Visit Program
Department of Health & Wellness Incentives : Debt Assistance; Tuition Relief
Other Incentives :
About This Opportunity
Colchester East Hants Health Centre (CEHHC) is seeking a hospitalist to join their team to provide services to acute medicine floors and stroke unit.
CEHHC is the regional stroke site for Colchester, East Hants, and Cumberland Counties,
The stroke team consists of numerous health care professionals, and is led by an internal medicine specialist, who provides stroke care recommendations with the hospitalist acting as the attending physician.
This program also accepts stroke patients from Cumberland County after they have been assessed by an internal medicine specialist in that region.
CEHHC opened its doors to patients in 2012. Located in Truro, it serves as the main acute care facility for the residents of Colchester and East Hants Counties.
Rooted in community support, the health centre has 122 inpatient beds and offers a wide range of inpatient, outpatient, and satellite services.
is home to more than 12,000 residents and a thriving business community. Residents of Truro enjoy active living. They often boast about Victoria Park, a natural 400 acre woodland park in the centre of town, and their state-of-the art recreation centre () that offers an NHL sized arena, a competition-sized (25m) swimming pool, a water slide, a fitness centre, and a rock climbing wall.
Truro is known for its excellent education offerings for students of all ages in English and French, particularly its highschool level arts programs and extra-curricular performances.
Truro is home to a campus for , , and the . Truro is conveniently located less than one hour's commute to Halifax and 30 minutes to the Halifax International Airport.
Locally-crafted wine? Winter adventures? Fresh lobster? This beautiful part of the province has something for everyone. It's as diverse in landscape as it is in recreational opportunities.
Spanning from the warm water beaches of the Northumberland Straight to the surreally stunning , the region features vibrant towns, the province’s best downhill skiing, festivals and events galore, and a terroir ideal for the production of wine.
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.