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Colchester East Hants Health Centre
Truro, Nova Scotia

 Practicing in Nova Scotia is more than medicine. Physicians are able to strike a balance between work and life. Our teams includes employees, physicians, researchers, and volunteers who work together to provide a full range of health care services. Located on the east coast of Canada, Nova Scotia offers four seasons of adventure. It is big enough to provide endless opportunities, but small enough to make those opportunities your own. Become a key part of the community—both professionally and personally—wherever you decide to live!!!

Nova Scotia Health Authority’s Northern Zone, comprised of Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou counties and the Municipality of East Hants, is bordered by the beautiful waters of the Northumberland Strait and Bay of Fundy, the province of New Brunswick and Halifax Regional Municipality.  We are presently seeking an Anesthesiologist at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre in Truro.

The CEHHC has Minimally Invasive Suites (MIS) and preadmission clinics where surgery patients are prepared for surgery, as well as equipped with up to date anesthesiology equipment including Innovian anesthesia computerized systems and offering the following services: General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urology, Pain Service (4 operating rooms).

Candidates must be RCPSC or eligibility for Royal College of Canada Certification, and current or eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia.

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Northern Zone: Colchester East Hants, Cumberland, and Pictou

Locally-crafted wine? Winter adventures? Fresh lobster? This beautiful part of the province has something for everyone – it’s as diverse in landscape as it is in recreational opportunities. Spanning from the warm water beaches of the Northumberland Straight to the surreally stunning Bay of Fundy, the region features vibrant towns, the province’s best downhill skiing, festivals and events galore, and a terroir ideal for the production of wine.