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Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Bridgewater is seeking physicians for clinic based family practice.  You will have the opportunity to work as a part of the inpatient rotation at South Shore Regional Hospital (SSRH), at local walk-in after hour clinics, and in areas of personal interest such as obstetrics, nursing homes, leadership, hospitalist, and surgery, etc.  This is a full scope practice providing care for patients at all stages of life.    
The Town of Bridgewater is located along the LaHave River and is surrounded by the coastal beaches and fishing communities of the south shore, with a population of 8,532 as of 2016, it is the largest town in the South Shore region. Priding itself as "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, as well as larger national and international employers.  There is something for everyone in this region. Physicians can build a life and career they love in this beautiful town, as shown in NOW! Lunenburg.

Candidates must be certified or be eligible for certification by the Canadian College of Family Physicians and maintain certification of competency. As well, candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia.

Support is available for site visit and relocation.


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Western Zone: Annapolis Valley, South Shore, and South West

The best of the land matched with the best of the sea. Of anywhere in Nova Scotia, the Western Zone may best represent this wonderfully intriguing – and tasty – marriage. Between the countless lighthouses that dot the coastline, authentic fishing villages bring in their catch. And thanks to the valley’s fertile soil, and dedicated vintners, a glass of world-class wine can always accompany your fresh seafood.