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General Surgeon - Canada

General Surgery - Medicine
Ref: 307 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Jul 2017

A General Surgeon is sought for a small 50 bed hospital in rural Canada. The Hospital is a 50-bed facility that provides acute care, community health services and consultant medical services to residents of the local town and further afield.                                                                                                                                       

The Hospital offers medical specialty services, including sub-specialties such as anaesthesia, dentistry, family practice, general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pathology and pediatrics.  Supporting its acute care services are:

  • Emergency/Outpatient department, major and minor operating rooms and an Intensive Care Unit
  • Oncology/Chemotherapy Services and Day Surgery Services
  • Satellite Dialysis
  • Laboratory and Diagnostic Imaging - including general radiology, ultrasound, CT and mammography services
  • Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology
  • Respiratory Therapy, EEG/ECG, Pediatric Rainbow Clinic, Pharmacy, Audiology
  • Clinical Nutrition, Diabetes Education
  • Social Work, Mental Health and Addictions and Psychology.

The General Surgeon will join a team of 3-4 General Surgeons who manage acute and chronic surgical conditions in hospital and out patient settings. Travel to remote places is sometimes required.

Remuneration: salary according to state scales or fee for service options available


Role Requirements:

  • Board Certification or Specialist Registration in General Surgery from one of the following countries: UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Ireland
  • Eligibility for License as a Specialist in Canada
  • Residency permit helpful but not essential

If you meet the above criteria and would like to work in Canada, apply on line with a recent CV