Anaesthetist - Salaried or Fee for Service (FFS)

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    Newfoundland and Labrador

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    Salary or Fee for Service (FFS)

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  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

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  • Startdate:

    As soon as possible

A Consultant / Attending Anaesthetist is sought for a rural secondary care hospital in Eastern Canada. The Anaesthetist will  provide anaesthesia services for general surgery, ENT, orthopaedics, OB/GYN and ophthalmology , to a population of over 70,000. The hospital provides general medical, surgical, paediatric, psychiatry, obstetric and gynaecology services. It has 50 in patient beds and 24/7 Emergency Department. It has fully staffed operating rooms, radiology facilities and pathology lab. The nearest tertiary referral hospital is one hour's flight away. You may be required to travel to remote locations for acute surgery on occasion.

The role is permanent and full time and there is the option of salaried contract or fee for service practice. Starting salaries from C$ 220K PA plus bonuses. The surrounding area boats beautiful countryside with excellent opportunities for outdoor sports including sailing and kayaking.

•Provide anaesthesia services and consultations with colleagues as appropriate
•On call service 1 in 4
•Maintain postgraduate education CME portfolio
•Participate in quality assurance

•Medical degree from WHO approved school
•Residency in Anaesthesia in one of the following countries - UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, USA
•FRCPC or equivalent (American Board Certification, CCT, FCA)
•Experience in rural and remote medicine would be an advantage
•Fluent English language comunication