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Psychiatrist - Emergency Room

Position:


Health PEI is seeking a permanent 1.0 FTE Emergency Room Psychiatrist based in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital located in Charlottetown, PEI

Employer:


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

Hours of Work:


37.5 hours per week

Job Duties:


  • Provide consultation and care for patients referred to psychiatry at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Emergency Room during regular working hours Monday-Friday
  • Participate in on-call/ECT roster as defined by the speciality service
  • This position would also include potential for involvement in resident and medical student teaching with academic appointment

Remuneration:


  • Physicians have the option of choosing fee for service or salary payment modality
  • For the benefits package, follow the link to the Master Agreement between the Medical Society of PEI, Health PEI and the Government of Prince Edward Island Master Agreement

Incentives:


  • Return-in-Service Grant and Moving Expense Allowance are available
  • Opportunity to teach medical students and residents with faculty appointment from Dalhousie Medical School
  • Electronic patient record system (hospital based) with access to lab and x-ray reports from office
  • CPOE - computerized provider order entry system

Qualifications


  • Must have Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada eligibility or certification
  • Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island

Forward CV and Letter of Interest to:

Dr. Heather Keizer, Chief
Mental Health and Addictions, Health PEI
P.O. Box 1929
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N5
Telephone 902-368-5411
Email: hekeizer@gov.pe.ca

For further information contact:

Calleen Gillis
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N8
Telephone:  902.620.3874
Fax:  902.620.3875
Email:  crgillis@gov.pe.ca
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