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THE POSITION:  
Salaried Family Physician Opportunity

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Horizon Health Network is seeking a full time (0.6 FTE) salaried Family Physician to join the Gibson Health Clinic (GHC) which is a collaborative care practice staffed by physicians, nurses, LPNs, and a nurse practitioner who work in a team to ensure that patients receive primary care from the most appropriate provider.  As a primary care family physician in a collaborative practice, the physician will deliver care appropriate to inpatient and outpatient services and work within an interdisciplinary team to provide family centered primary care that emphasizes health promotion, disease and injury prevention, chronic disease management and client education.  The physician provides primary care functions to clients across the lifespan and participates in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs and services for individuals, families and the community.

Family physicians establishing a full-time community-based primary care practice in the Greater Fredericton region, provide comprehensive family medicine services to patients and participate in the on-call rota of the Department of Family Practice at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital through one of the call groups.
 
EMPLOYER:
Horizon Health Network, www.horizonnb.ca, 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 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.
 
HOURS OF WORK
Weekdays as well as weekend, holiday or after hours responsibilities
 
JOB DUTIES:   OTHER REQUIREMENTS: REMUNERATION:
Remuneration is salaried based on a 0.6 FTE. Range between: $109,761 - $ 119,808

INCENTIVES:  EXPECTED START DATE:
July 2019
 
ABOUT THE COMMUNITY:
Fredericton, New Brunswick’s capital is an energetic city having much to offer individuals as well as families.  Fredericton has a vibrant francophone population offering; schooling from daycare to high school, sporting activities,  movies and a Health Centre making Fredericton a wonderful location to live.  The city also offers many recreational activities such as water sports on the majestic St. John River, golfing (7 golf courses), walking, running or biking on various trails, playing tennis (indoor or outdoor courts,) skiing and snowboarding at Crabbe Mountain, ultimate Frisbee, Art Galleries including the world renown Beaverbrook Art Gallery, live theatre at the Playhouse, numerous festivals such as the Annual Music Festival and the Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival, Frostival in the winter months, a free outdoor skating rink in the heart of the city, Fredericton’s famous Boyce Farmer’s Market, Science East where children and children at heart are taught the basics of science in a fun and entertaining setting, Fredericton captures it all. 

QUALIFICATIONS: TO APPLY/INFORMATION:
Applicants are invited to forward their CV along with three references to Denise Coulombe, Physician Recruitment Officer at Denise.Coulombe@horizonnb.ca
 
 

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