Locum - Anesthetist/Family Practice 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 immediately 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 flat rate for service payment modality. 

  • Fee-for-service, based on the Tariff of Fees for health services under the Master Agreement; or
  • Weekday flat rate of $1500/day;
  • Weekday plus overnight call flat rate of $2000/day;
  • Weekend flat rate of $2000/day.
  • Information related to payment modalities and more can be found in the Master Agreement.

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: 
September 9, 2021
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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