Family Physician

Outstanding rural physician group in beautiful Prince Edward County is looking for 2 full-time and 2 part-time physicians to take the practices of departing physicians in the next 3-12 months.  We are a Family Health Organization (Prince Edward FHO)  Office practice plus inpatients required; emergency department work available, even encouraged if applicant is qualified, and this is paid separately per AFP.  The physician group is very collegial and informal mentoring is available.  Many of our group teach family medicine residents from Queen's University or University of Ottawa.  Our physician group are members in and leaders of the innovative Prince Edward Family Health Team which provides enhanced primary care programs (including mental health, family and youth outreach, "hospital at home") and regular access to numerous visiting specialists.  The community hospital in Picton is part of a 4-site hospital corporation (Quinte Health Care) with numerous specialists in Belleville and Trenton.  There are 4 long-term care facilities in the County and 4 of the family docs here are medical directors of those facilities, and those spots, too, will be opening up.  The island of Prince Edward County is an Ontario gem with year-round outdoor activities, numerous arts and naturalist groups, still predominantly an agricultural economy with growing wine industry and fine dining opportunities.  Check us out at www.pefht.ca!  

Organization
Prince Edward Family Health Team
Site Name
Prince Edward County/Picton
Location
Profession
Physician
Specialty
Family Medicine
Job Type
Full Time
Number of Openings
4
Primary Compensation Type
Blended Capitation
Bilingual or Francophone Candidate Required
No
Teaching Opportunity
Yes
Research Opportunity
Yes
Supervision Provided
No
Practice Type
Office Plus ER
Posting Date
May 2, 2016
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