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Opportunity ID:
2020-0505
Location:
All Saints Springhill Hospital
Springhill, Nova Scotia
Opportunity:
Permanent

Requisition ID: 34826 

Opportunity Type: Permanent 

Estimated Annual Salary: 250,000 - 300,000 

Type of Remuneration: APP- Alternative Payment Plan 

Site Visit & Reallocation Allowance Programs: Site Visit Program; Relocation Program 

Department of Health & Wellness Incentives: Family Medicine Bursary Program; Debt Assistance; Tuition Relief 

 

About This Opportunity

Springhill Collaborative Emergency Centre (CEC) is seeking a family physician to join their team that consists of family physicians, nurse practitioners, and administrative support staff to provide primary and urgent care in a variety of settings such as:

  • long term care
  • restorative care
  • in-home care
  • Springhill High School

Responsibilities

  • ensure delivery of comprehensive primary health care services to practice patients of all ages and stages of health or illness
  • provide a full scope of services
  • shadow billable and non-shadow billable
  • support the CEC practice by building up patient capacity
  • participate in community health promotion, disease prevention, acute episodic care, and continuing care of chronic conditions

Expected Hours

  • full-time, part-time
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • 46 week per year
  • emergency department one day per week and one week per month

Qualifications

Community Details

Springhill is a community located in central Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. In 2015 the Town of Springhill amalgamated into the Municipality of the County of Cumberland. Located in the Cobequid Mountains, Springhill's breathtaking landscape is appreciated by all those who visit and live there. Only a two hour car ride from Halifax and approximately 45 minutes from Moncton, New Brunswick, Springhill is conveniently accessible to larger centres. Its storied history, beautiful beaches, and range of recreational activities like golf and fishing make Springhill the perfect place to live and practice. 

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.  
 

Nova Scotia Health (NSH) is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve. Our priority groups are Aboriginal People, African Nova Scotians, Persons with Disabilities and Recent Immigrants. Members of these groups are welcome to apply and self-identify if they wish to be considered under our Employment Equity policy.

 

Next Steps...

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Recruitment Process

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Incentives

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.