Nova Scotia Health Authority
Job title: Internal Medicine – Bridgewater
Company: Nova Scotia Health Authority
Job description: Requisition ID: 83706
Opportunity Type: Permanent
Estimated Annual Salary: 350,000 – 400,000
Type of Remuneration: FFS – Fee For Service
Site Visit & Reallocation Allowance Programs: Site Visit Program
Department of Health & Wellness Incentives:
About the Opportunity
Join a group of seven. Subspecialties include General Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Respirology, and Intensive Care. Training or experience in Cardiology or Endocrinology a bonus.
South Shore Regional (SSRH) offers echocardiography, exercise stress testing with nuclear imaging and dobutamine stress testing, pacemaker insertion and follow up, endoscopy (therapeutic gastroscopy and
colonoscopy), PFTs and a Sleep Lab. There is a Cardiac Rehab Clinic managed by a Nurse Practitioner in collaboration with Internal Medicine Physicians.
SSRH is a community site for the Internal Medicine program at Dalhousie University with approximately 6-7 residents per year. This provides an opportunity to work as a preceptor with medical students & residents. Incumbent is expected to participate in the call schedule for ICU and IM as well as provide outpatient care appropriate to their subspecialty. Call covers the SSRH along with offering advice and transferring patients from the nearby Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital in Lunenburg and Queen’s General Hospital in Liverpool.
Candidates must be a Fellow of the (RCPSC) or eligible to take the Fellowship Exam in Internal Medicine.
Must hold or be eligible for licensure with the ( CPSNS).
The is located along the LaHave River and is surrounded by the coastal beaches and fishing communities of the . It is the largest town in this region with a population of over 8,500. Self-titled “The Main Street of the South Shore,” Bridgewater has long been established as the primary commercial and professional service centre in the southern half of the province. The community boasts a diverse local economy and is home to larger national and international employers. Physicians build a life and career they love in this beautiful town.
Here, year-round activities like surfing, cycling, hiking, stand up paddleboarding, and sea kayaking await you. Love to sail, or have always wanted to learn? You’ve come to right place! Camp and explore or enjoy our abounding craft breweries and wineries. Art galleries and historical escapes provide hours of entertainment in your down time as your explore the wonderful surrounding communities. There is something for everyone in Bridgewater – and all within a one hour commute to Nova Scotia’s capital city of !
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.
Location: Bridgewater, NS
Job date: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 07:08:41 GMT