Family Physician- Port Hawkesbury

The community of Port Hawkesbury is seeking two full-time family physicians to join their network. The successful candidate will work closely with Strait Richmond Hospital (SRH) that serves the health care needs of the residents of communities in Richmond County and the southern portion of Inverness County. 

SRH opened its doors to patients in 1980. Located in Evanston, SRH is located 80 kilometers from St. Martha‚Äôs Regional Hospital. The facility has 15 medicine beds and five restorative care beds that provides inpatient, outpatient, and satellite care. The site also houses a number of other interdisciplinary services.

Family Physician- L’Ardoise

The Dr. Kingston Community Health Centre, located in L’Ardoise, is seeking a full-time family physician to join their local family practice team.  The team works collaboratively together and includes 1 full-time family practice nurse, 1 full-time nurse practitioner, a visiting dietician, and a visiting social worker.  This opportunity requires participation in nursing home coverage and inpatient care (participating in the CHIP program).  Also, opportunity exists to participate in a variety of other areas that fit your professional interests and skill set including, but not limited to, emergency room coverage, addictions medicine, etc.  Physicians are supported to engage in research and/or teaching positions with Dalhousie University.  

This clinic utilized MedAccess as their EMR, and administrative support staff is available to physicians. 

The Dr. Kingston Community Health Centre is approximately 30 minutes from the areas’ local hospital, Strait Richmond Hospital (SRH).  SRH serves residents of Richmond County and the southern portion of Inverness County.  The two regional referral centres for the area include Cape Breton Regional Hospital (located in Sydney) and St. Martha’s Regional Hospital (located in Antigonish).  Both regional hospitals are located approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes away from L’Ardoise.  

Family Physician- L’Ardoise

The Dr. Kingston Community Health Centre, located in L’Ardoise, is seeking a full-time family physician to join their local family practice team.  The team works collaboratively together and includes 1 full-time family practice nurse, 1 full-time nurse practitioner, a visiting dietician, and a visiting social worker.  This opportunity requires participation in nursing home coverage and inpatient care (participating in the CHIP program).  Also, opportunity exists to participate in a variety of other areas that fit your professional interests and skill set including, but not limited to, emergency room coverage, addictions medicine, etc.  Physicians are supported to engage in research and/or teaching positions with Dalhousie University.  

This clinic utilized MedAccess as their EMR, and administrative support staff is available to physicians. 

The Dr. Kingston Community Health Centre is approximately 30 minutes from the areas’ local hospital, Strait Richmond Hospital (SRH).  SRH serves residents of Richmond County and the southern portion of Inverness County.  The two regional referral centres for the area include Cape Breton Regional Hospital (located in Sydney) and St. Martha’s Regional Hospital (located in Antigonish).  Both regional hospitals are located approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes away from L’Ardoise.  

Family Physician- Port Hawkesbury

We are a family practice office with opportunities for locums.  Clinic is equipped with and EMR (Nightingale) and a complete scanned archive. We have one full time employee, and 3 part time employees for office support.

One of our clinic physicians provides coverage for 130 nursing home patients in 2 sites, serves a 12 bed detox centre and provides hospital inpatient coverage (shared with another physicians in the practice). Our other two physicians do not provide these services (with the exception of the shared inpatient care) and focus mostly on office based practice, with some ER coverage. ER coverage could be arranged should a locum physician be interested.