Strait Richmond Hospital (SRH) has locum opportunities available for emergency medicine physicians. SRH serves the health care needs of the residents of communities in Richmond County and the southern portion of Inverness County. The facility has 15 medicine beds and five restorative care beds that provides inpatient, outpatient, and satellite care. The two regional referral centres for the area include Cape Breton Regional Hospital (located in Sydney – approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes from SRH) and St. Martha’s Regional Hospital (located in Antigonish – approximately 1 hour from SRH).
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia (CPSNS) specialists must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) family physicians must be eligible for certification with the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) membership with the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) ATLS, ACLS, PALS and advanced Airway training are required
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Duties include full scope of practice as an emergency physician providing care to patients within the eastern zone and participating in call. The physician will be responsible to the Zone Department Head for Emergency Medicine for their professional responsibilities and quality of practice, and will operate within the Medical Staff Bylaws of the Nova Scotia Health Authority.Apply Now