Nova Scotia Health Authority.

Family Physician (BB-9C805)

Found in: Neuvoo CA

Description:

Responsibilities

  • Duties include full scope of practice as a family physician providing care to patients within the eastern zone and participating in call
  • the physician will be responsible to the Zone Department Head of Family Practice for their professional responsibilities and quality of practice
  • and will operate within the Medical Staff Bylaws of the Nova Scotia Health Authority
  • Nursing home coverage and inpatient care required (participating in the CHIP program)
  • Provide emergency room coverage, if desired
  • Expected Hours

  • full-time
  • Qualifications

  • all applicants must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia (CPSNS)
  • all applicants must be eligible for certification with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
  • membership with the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA)
  • emergency medicine experience considered an asset
  • Community Details

    Known as "Cape Breton's front porch," Port Hawkesbury is a close knit and picturesque community located on the north shore of the Strait of Canso on Cape Breton Island. Home to a 10 kilometre all-season trail system called the Port Hawkesbury Trail System, people of all skill level and ability can discover a wide variety of plants and wildlife through majestic hardwood stands, softwood forests, and along gently flowing brooks and streams. In the winter, enjoy the surrounding scenery by cross-country ski!

    Thanks to a bustling culturally diverse community, the town also welcomes festivals and signature cultural events. The contributions of its arts and culture organizations and participants contribute immeasurably to our community’s well being. The town also houses education centres, a busy civic recreation centre, and a waterfront area which hosts multiple community events.

    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.
     

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