Full-time General Surgeon Opportunity: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador

Western Health is seeking the services of a fee for service General Surgeon for Western Memorial Regional Hospital (WMRH), Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador effective April 15, 2019. This position is responsible for General Surgery services, elective and emergency surgeries at WMRH. It is a community based position offering a wide range of General Surgical procedures. The position involves a combination of booked OR schedules, outpatient clinic, booked outpatient procedures including endoscopies and minor OR procedures and weekly/weekend call obligations and as per published call schedule on an equitable basis with the other General Surgeons.

Western Memorial Regional Hospital is a 217 bed regional referral centre for Western Newfoundland and provides services to a population base of approximately 78,000 people. We are affiliated with Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador Medical School and we encourage and support academic interests.

Qualifications Required:

Duly registered General Surgeon with The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification preferred and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health’s Discipline of Surgery.


Fee for Service basis as per the Medical Care Plan (MCP) fee schedule. An annual Retention Bonus is offered in accordance with the current Memorandum of Agreement (MOA).

A resume, supporting documentation and the names of three references in accordance with the Reference Checks – Physicians policy (19-04-20) are required. Applicants who do not provide the necessary documentation as outlined on this job posting will not be considered.

Interested applicants are asked to apply through eRecruit. Only applications received through eRecruit will be processed. The link to eRecruit is https://employment.westernhealth.nl.ca

Recruiter Name: Sarah Rousseau, for specific inquiries please contact: medicalservices@westernhealth.nl.ca

Job Location: Corner Brook

Job Type: Full-time, Fee For Service

Internal or External: External

Post Date: 2019-01-30

Close Date: 2019-02-28

Job Category: Medical

Vacancy Number: 2019000177

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