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Family Physician - Kings Primary Care Network

The Position:  Permanent


  • The Physician will work in a collaborative practice that includes a team of physicians, nurse practitioners, nursing and administration staff who work together to provide holistic care and positive patient outcomes.
  • The Kings Primary Care Network, located in the eastern part of Prince Edward Island, is seeking one permanent general practitioner to provide primary care health care services to patients in the network area with a population of approximately 18,000. The two work sites in the network are in Montague and Souris.

EMPLOYER:


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


HOURS OF WORK (If salaried)


•    7.5 hours/day, 37.5 hours per week

JOB DUTIES:

  • Providing Family Medicine services according to Health PEI panel policy
  • Responsible to cover on-call hospital inpatients on a one in four rotation at Souris Hospital   
  • One in four weekends - on call begins 5:00 p.m. Friday until Monday 8:00 a.m. in Souris   
  • Not required to participate in Emergency Department coverage

REMUNERATION:

  • Physicians have the option of salary or fee-for-service payment modality. Salary range is $147,320 to $158,980 yearly, 37.5 hours per week    
  • For additional information on salary model and benefits package, go to MASTER AGREEMENT (currently under negotiations) between the Medical Society of Prince Edward Island , Health PEI and the Government of PEI

INCENTIVES:

  • Return-In-Service Grant and Moving Expense Allowance are available.   
  • Opportunity to teach with the Family Medicine Residency Training Program with faculty appointment with Dalhousie Medical School.
  • Electronic Health Record system (hospital based) with access to lab and x-ray reports from office.
  • Other incentives as per the MASTER AGREEMENT (currently under negotiation).

ABOUT THE AREA:


From its beaches, fishing communities, quaint towns, farms, lighthouses, golf courses, and coastal drive, Eastern Prince Edward Island has something for everyone. It truly is an ideal place to raise a family, live, work, and relax... Come Live Island Style!  Points East Coastal Drive

QUALIFICATIONS:


  • Physician 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. 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.    
For more information contact:

Rachel M. Chapman, Administrative Supervisor
Kings Primary Care Network
Telephone:  (902)687-7028
Fax:           (902)687-7160
Email:         rmchapman@ihis.org

Send C.V to:

Sheila MacLean, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment and Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8
Telephone:  (902)368-6302
Fax:            (902)620-3875
Email:        smmaclean@gov.pe.ca
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