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Pediatrician - Summerside

The Position - Permanent

Health PEI is seeking a full-time Pediatrician to join a team with a complement of three full time pediatricians to work in Summerside, PEI.  


Health PEI
16 Garfield Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N8

Hours of Work

  • A salaried physician will be required to work 8:00 am – 4:00 pm / 37.5 hours per week

Job Duties

  • The Pediatrician will be responsible for receiving referrals from family physicians in the western part of the province for patients up to the age of 16 years. 
  • Participation in the on-call services as defined by the Department of Pediatrics (1 in 3) at the Prince County Hospital, a 110 bed facility.


  • The Physician shall have the option of choosing salary or fee-for-service payment modality.  Salary range is $204,280 - $236,200 plus benefits.  On call services are paid on a fee for service basis over and above the base salary.
  • For salary model and benefit package offered, as well as Tariff of Fees, follow the link to the Master Agreement (currently under negotiation)
  • For additional information regarding payment modalities, contact the Physician Recruitment Coordinator at


  • Moving Allowance – minimum of $5,000 and maximum of $10,000
  • Opportunity to teach medical students and residents with faculty appointment from Dalhousie Medical School.
  • Electronic Health Record system (hospital based) with access to lab and x-ray reports from office.


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

About the Community

Summerside offers a relaxing, safe, community oriented lifestyle for individuals and families

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Wassim Salamoun, East Prince Health Medical Director
65 Roy Boates Ave.
P.O. Box 3000
Summerside, PE     C1N 2A9
Telephone:  902-432-8181

Submit CV to:
Sheila MacLean, RPR
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE     C1A 7N8
Telephone:  902.368.6302
Facsimile:  90.620.3875
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