Locum - Anesthetist - Summerside

Are you looking for an opportunity that fosters a strong culture of teamwork?  How about working on an Island surrounded by red sand and beaches, breathtaking views, friendly communities, world-famous seafood and culinary adventures? 

Look no further than Prince Edward Island...

 

The Department of Anesthesiology at the Prince County Hospital has locum opportunities beginning December 2020 to provide support to a complement of four specialists. Located in Summerside, the Prince County Hospital is a 110-bed regional hospital with a six bed ICU that provides specialty services in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Anesthesia, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, ENT and Psychiatry.

The Prince County Hospital is operated by Health PEI, a crown corporation responsible for the deliver of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island.  Health PEI's  head office is located at 16 Garfield Street, Charlottetown, PEI.

Remuneration:

Physicians have the option of choosing a fee-for-service or contract for service payment modality. 

  • Base contract-for-service rate is $130.65 - $149.52/hour.
  • Fee-for-service is based on the Tariff of Fees in the Master Agreement.
  • After hours and weekend on-call services provided outside regular contract-for-service hours are paid on a fee-for-service basis. A contract-for-service option also provides a guarantee incentive.

To discuss remuneration and options in further detail, contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at healthrecruiter@gov.pe.ca

Hours of Work:

  • Up to 37.5 hours/week to a maximum 1725 hours/year for contact for service physicians.

Incentives:

  • 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 application fees with the Medical Society of PEI and some application fees with the College of Physicians and Surgeons 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 up to a maximum of $7500 per fiscal year.  Physicians must complete the Locum Support Stipend form to receive these funds.
  • Arrangements and payment for car rental and accommodations are the responsibility of the physician.

Certifications and Other Requirements:

For further information:

Physician Recruitment Coordinator

Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
Department of Health & Wellness
(902)368-6302; healthrecruiter@gov.pe.ca 

"In the event of a discrepancy in information on this website and the Master Agreement, the Master Agreement shall prevail."

Published date: 
December 1, 2016
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General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness

Recruitment and Retention Secretariat

3rd Floor, Sullivan Building
16 Fitzroy Street, PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-620-3874
Fax: 902-620-3875

healthrecruiter@gov.pe.ca