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full time Physician - Emergency Medicine at Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Job ID: 4394

Recruitment & Retention
Job Posting I.D.:

Do you believe that patient experience comes first? Do you want to work with a team that strives to deliver excellent care, to every patient, every time? Then look no further than Prince Edward Island…

The West Prince Health Primary Care Network requires a full-time family physician to provide the full scope of emergency medicine services to patients attending the Emergency Department at Western Hospital located in the town of Alberton.

Located in the western part of Prince Edward Island, Alberton is part of the North Cape Coastal Drive, a beautiful and natural coastal drive to view the Island’s white and red sand beaches; towering red sandstone capes; and essential coastal stops to breathe in the breathtaking views.

The West Prince Health Primary Care Network is operated by Health PEI, a crown corporation responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. Health PEI’s head office is located at 16 Garfield Street, Charlottetown, PEI.


$175.00 per hour

28% of fee-for-service shadow-billing based on the Master Agreement between the Medical Society of PEI, the Government of Prince Edward Island and Health PEI. For details, please refer to the Master Agreement.

Additional separate billing fees from third-party payers (for example Worker’s Compensation and Quebec/International patients).

Hours of Work:

12 hour shifts from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, followed by overnight in-patient coverage from 8:00 pm to 8:00 am.

Day, evening, night, weekend shifts

On-call required.


Return-in-Service grant and Moving Expense Allowance are available.

Opportunity to teach with the Family Medicine Residency Training Program with faculty appointment from Dalhousie Medical School.

Electronic hospital patient record system (CERNER).

Computerized provider order entry system (CPOE).

Certifications and Other Requirements:

MCCEE, MCCQE Part I and MCCQE Part II as well as 1- 2 years of clinical experience working in Canada.

Eligibility for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of PEI (link is external)

Appointment to the Health PEI Medical Staff and appropriate privileging.

Preference will be given to candidates with CCFP (EM). Preference will be given to candidates with extensive Emergency Department experience.

To apply, send C.V referencing Recruitment & Retention Job Posting I.D. to:

Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment and Retention Secretariat
Department of Health and Wellness
Telephone: (902) 368-6302

“In the event of a discrepancy in information on this website and the Master Agreement, the Master Agreement shall prevail.”

Last Mirrored
This vacancy was mirrored to from on July 16, 2018.

Application Process
Please visit the original posting on, the Canadian physician job registry, to apply for this vacancy.

Physician - Emergency Medicine
Prince Edward Island
Employment Type
full time
Family Physician - Emergency Medicine - Western Hospital, Alberton
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
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Prince Edward Island 
Street Address 1
16 Garfield Street 
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Contact for Applicants
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Calleen Gillis 
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Published on 2017-11-24
Edited on 2017-11-24