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Orthopedic Surgery Locum Opportunity

Horizon Health Network is currently seeking a full-time locum Orthopedic Surgeon at The Moncton Hospital beginning as soon as possible. To be considered for this position you will:


Horizon Health Network,, is one of the largest health-care organizations 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 1,000 physicians, an annual budget exceeding $1 billion and approximately 13,000 employees, Horizon Health Network’s strategic vision focuses on research, innovation and education.

The Moncton Hospital is a 386-bed, tertiary and critical care facility within Horizon Health Network. It is a major referral hospital serving communities across New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and northern Nova Scotia. It is a level II Trauma Centre which offers tertiary services in neurosurgery, oncology and neonatal care and includes all other major services and subspecialties. The Department of Family Medicine admits patients not requiring obstetrics, surgery intensive care or acute psychiatric care.  The scope of practice includes pediatrics, general medicine and geriatrics with consultant support.

The Moncton Hospital offers excellent opportunities for teaching and clinical research and has academic affiliation with Dalhousie University.  The hospital is one of the largest

Standard remuneration is fee-for-service which is a direct compensation between the physician and Medicare of New Brunswick.  No source deductions can be provided.  On-call remuneration is fee for service.


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

As soon as possible.

ABOUT THE COMMUNITY:The city, with adjoining municipalities, has a population of more than 144,000, and was ranked as one of the best Canadian cities for quality of community life.  There is an abundance of educational, cultural and recreational opportunities including easy access to warm water beaches of the Northumberland Strait, and also the scenic Bay of Fundy area.  Visit the City’s website at               


The Department of Orthopedic Surgery requires that its members practicing Orthopedics have passed the examinations of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and be licensable in New Brunswick.

Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick, Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick. 

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