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Rheumatology Locum Opportunity

Position Description

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Competition Number : Physician
Date Posted :  October 27, 2017
Closing Date :  Until filled

Location / Department : Saint John
Facility : Saint John Regional Hospital

Looking for a great opportunity? Consider a Rheumatology locum at the Saint John Regional Hospital in Saint John, New Brunswick. A maternity leave locum will be available December 8, 2017 to September 8, 2018 in a Rheumatology practice. You would be joining a group of two (2) Rheumatologists, a Rheumatology nurse, and an MSK Physiotherapist and an Occupational Therapist.

You would be participating in outpatient Rheumatology clinics and weekday inpatient consults. There is also an opportunity to provide support to our Internal Medicine Teaching Unit as well as call coverage for Internal Medicine.

The Saint John Regional Hospital is a tertiary care hospital associated with Dalhousie University and Halifax. Tertiary care medical and allied health departments fully support the department of Rheumatology in management of inflammatory arthritis, connective tissue diseases and vasculitis.

There are excellent Medical Education opportunities. There are medical students, clinical clerks, Family Medicine residents, and Internal Medicine residents that regularly rotate through our department. In addition, Saint John Regional Hospital is a satellite of Dalhousie University campus at the University of New Brunswick. Therefore, we have abundant opportunities to be involved in undergraduate and post graduate training. 

Horizon Health Network is the largest health-care organization in Atlantic Canada, operating 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices providing medical services ranging from acute care to community based health services to New Brunswick, northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. With 1000 physicians, an annual budget exceeding $1 billion and approximately 13,000 employees, Horizon Health Network's strategic vision focuses on research, innovation and education.

Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick, privileges with Horizon Health Network and membership with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as well as adequate liability insurance.

If you are intrigued by this opportunity please contact us for further details.

Hope Kelly
Physician Recruitment Coordinator/Coordinatrice du recrutement des médecins
Horizon Health Network / Réseau de santé Horizon

Saint John
(506) 648-6286

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