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Locum - Family Medicine - East Prince Health Network - Summerside

  • Health PEI is seeking Family Medicine Locum coverage for 1 to 6 months the East Prince Health Network in Summerside.


Health PEI
16 Garfield Street
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N8


  • In addition to clinic practice, the physician shall be responsible to cover hospital inpatients and participate in an on-call schedule at the Prince County Hospital, a 110 bed acute care referral hospital.  The Physician will be required to possess hospital privileges at the Prince County Hospital


  • Physicians will be paid on a contract for services basis with a requirement of 37.5 hours of work per week.  Contract hourly rate is $94.10-$100.86.  Oncall coverage will be paid on a fee for service basis.  For further information, follow the link to the Master Agreement between the Medical Society of Prince Edward Island and the Government of Prince Edward Island.               


  • Return travel based on economy airfare.  If traveling by car, mileage rates are determined by PEI Treasury Board Policy and cannot exceed economy airfare.
  • Coverage of licensing fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI and the Medical Society of PEI.
  • Locum support stipend to offset the cost of accommodations and other living expenses:  $200/day worked June-September and $150/day worked October-May.  Physicians must complete the Locum Support Stipend Form to receive these funds. The total yearly maximum is $7,500 calculated on a fiscal year basis.
  • Arrangements and payment for car rental and accommodations are the responsibility of the physician.


  • Physicians must possess MCCEE, MCCQE Part I and MCCQE Part II as well as at least 1- 2 years of clinical experience working in Canada.  CCFP physicians will be given priority.
  • Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island.
  • Work experience preferable.


Dr. Andre Celliers, Medical Director
PEI West 
(902) 436-4518

Submit C.V. to:

Sheila MacLean, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N8
Telephone:  (902) 368-6302
Facsimile:  (902) 620-3875
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