Physician job opportunities in
New Brunswick

New Brunswick is full of exciting opportunities for physicians. To start your career here, you will need to take the following into consideration to be eligible to practise:

  1. You are a Canadian citizen or are eligible for a permit.
  2. You will require a license to practise medicine. Only candidates who meet the criteria for employment will be referred to the college for licensing.
  3. You will require hospital privileges to practise medicine, a review will be completed by the Regional Health Authority board and privileges may be granted.
  4. A Medicare billing number will be issued once you have accepted an employment offer.

All set? Take a look at the opportunities available!

Recruitment Incentives for New Family Physicians and Specialists

There are recruitment incentives available for new physicians and medical specialists who choose to practice in New Brunswick. See the latest incentives and requirements here (PDF).

Primary Health Care: Better Together

We are enhancing the Family Medicine New Brunswick model for family physicians who want to provide team-based care. If you are looking to be a part of a multi-disciplinary team providing more timely access to care for your patients, team-based care deserves your consideration. For more information please visit