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Opportunity ID:
2024-1435
Location:
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Opportunity:
Permanent

Requisition ID: 127112 

Opportunity Type: Permanent 

Estimated Annual Salary: To Be Determined  

Type of Remuneration: Group Shared Services 

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

For information and to determine eligibility for Department of Health and Wellness Incentives, please contact Physician.Resources@novascotia.ca

About the Opportunity

Yarmouth Regional Hospital (YRH) is seeking a full time General Radiologist to join the thriving group of 7 in the dynamic hospital-based practice. The diverse practice offers a wide range of radiology services, including radiography, CT, fluoroscopy, breast imaging, ultrasound, MRI and image-guided procedures. Collegial relationships with onsite technologists, support staff, and physicians across various specialties. Flexible work hours are typically from 8 am to 4 pm. Opportunity for professional growth and development exists. Locum opportunities available.

 

YRH has 100 inpatient beds and provides a range of primary and secondary services through in-patient, outpatient and satellite programs:
•    Dalhousie School of Nursing
•    veteran’s unit
•    chronic pain clinic
•    kidney clinic
•    Services:
•    alternate level of care unit
•    ambulatory care 
•    anesthesiology
•    cancer care centre
•    cardiac investigation and respiratory services
•    continuing care
•    diabetes education
•    diagnostic imaging
•    dialysis
•    emergency medicine
•    falls prevention
•    intensive care unit
•    mental health and addictions services
•    obstetrics and gynecology
•    occupational therapy
•    palliative care
•    physiotherapy
•    pre-natal clinic
•    public health
•    recreation therapy
•    spiritual care
•    stroke program
•    surgical unit

 

Responsibilities

Duties include x-ray, ultrasound, CT, MRI, mammography and some nuclear medicine. Light (non-vascular) interventional would be desirable.

Expected Hours

  • Full Time, Permanent
  • Flexible work hours typically from 8 am - 4 pm
  • On call requirement 
  • 12 plus weeks of vacation/conference time per year

Qualifications

Community Details

The workplace is enveloped by the coastal charm of Yarmouth, fostering both creativity and well-being. Yarmouth, known for its scenic beauty and unique charm, is located at the southwestern-most tip of Nova Scotia, serving a population of approximately 60,000 in three counties. Affordable housing is available on stunning ocean and lake-frontage properties. Yarmouth is the recreational, entertainment and shopping hub of the southwest area. There is so much to enjoy about the Southwestern end of Nova Scotia, including a unique and storied Acadian French history and beaches that take your breath away!

 

Yarmouth is also connected to the United States through an international ferry service that makes cross border adventures possible with ease. The enviable combination of urban amenities and rural natural beauty offers an excellent quality of life for the people who live here. Nova Scotia offers the medical professional opportunities found in larger cities while maintaining a work-life balance in livable, walkable, and affordable communities.

 

For more details on living and practicing in Yarmouth, please watch Edge of Everywhere video, and visit Town of Yarmouth and Yarmouth and Acadian Shores.

 

For more insight into the services provided at Yarmouth Regional Hospital, watch this Video!

 

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 Authority (NSHA) 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.

 

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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.