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Opportunity ID:
Pictou County, Nova Scotia

West Side Clinic:

Located on the Westside of New Glasgow, the Westside Health Centre is a collaborative practice that was established in 2010, and is 5600 sq. ft.
Each physician has two exam rooms to work out of and the Clinic has a minor procedure room available for use.

The team at Westside Health Clinic:

2 Physicians 1 Dietician
1 Nurse Practitioner 1 Social Worker
2 Family Practice Nurses 1 Pharmacist
Admin Support Team

On-call Rotation Physicians provide inpatient coverage for their own patients while admitted to hospital. Typically, physicians do rounds first thing in the morning before arriving at their practice to start seeing patients for the day.
The provider team provides coverage for each other when absent from the clinic, and same day access can be provided by any of the providers within the practice.
Inpatient Coverage Family physicians in the community participate in an On Call rotation for the Aberdeen Hospital

Location: 69 Abercrombie Road New Glasgow, NS
Proximity to the Aberdeen Hospital: 2.5 kilometers


*East Side Clinic is set up very similarly to the West Side Clinic.

Both Fee For Service (FFS) and Alternate Payment funding models are available for the Pictou County Family Medicine opportunities, based on the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness Alternate Payment Program (APP).

Candidates must be certified or be eligible for certification by Canadian College of Family Physicians and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia.

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