Spring 2016 (Volume 26, Number 1)
Saint John Regional Hospital
Looking for a great opportunity? Consider a rheumatology locum at the Saint John Regional Hospital in Saint John,
New Brunswick. A maternity leave locum in a rheumatology practice will be available from June 3 to December 3, 2016. You would be joining a group of two rheumatologists, a rheumatology nurse, an MSK physiotherapist, and an
You would be participating in outpatient rheumatology
clinics and weekday inpatient consults. There is an
opportunity to provide support to our internal medicine teaching unit as well as call coverage for internal medicine.
The Saint John Regional Hospital is a tertiary care hospital associated with Dalhousie University and Halifax. Tertiary care medical and allied health departments fully support
the department of rheumatology in management of IA,
connective tissue diseases, and vasculitis.
There are excellent medical education opportunities available; medical students, clinical clerks, and family medicine and internal medicine residents regularly rotate through
our department. In addition, Saint John Regional Hospital is a satellite of Dalhousie University campus at the University
of New Brunswick, providing abundant opportunities to be involved in undergraduate and post-graduate training.
The department of rheumatology is actively involved in research trials and registries. We have funding to support research initiatives.
Horizon Health Network is the largest healthcare 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.
Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the College
of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick, possess
privileges with Horizon Health Network, and be members
of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada,
as well as hold adequate liability insurance.
If you are intrigued by this opportunity, please contact us
for further details.
Carol Clark, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Saint John, New Brunswick