Maternal Fetal Medicine Opportunity
The Moncton Hospital, a facility within Horizon Health Network, is recruiting a Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist to start working immediately. The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology consist of seven obstetricians/gynecologists and three maternal fetal medicine specialists. On-call for general obstetrics and gynecology is negotiable.
Horizon Health Network, www.horizonnb.ca, is one of the largest health care organizations 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, and an annual budget exceeding $1 billion and approximately 13,000 employees, Horizon Health Network’s strategic vision focuses on research, innovation and education.
The Moncton Hospital Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic is a referral centre which covers approximately 3600 deliveries and has a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. All major services and subspecialties are available. Build of a new, more family‐centred maternity and newborn care unit will soon be completed at The Moncton Hospital. Construction began in late 2020, with occupancy expected in January 2023. The new Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic will provide a comfortable and modern space for women during high‐risk pregnancies. It will be adjacent to the labour and delivery unit, neonatal intensive care unit, providing a seamless continuity of care.
The Moncton Hospital offers excellent opportunities for teaching and clinical research. It has academic affiliations with Dalhousie University and Memorial University of Newfoundland, including core rotation for Memorial University of Newfoundland obstetrics/gynecology residents (PGY3). The hospital is one of the largest employers within metro Moncton, employing 3,000 staff and physicians.
HOURS OF WORK
- Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- On-call coverage in coordination with the members of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (if applicable)
A typical weekly schedule will include:
- A typical weekly schedule will include:
- Maternal fetal medicine services
- On-call (if applicable)
- Teaching residents and medical students
Standard remuneration is as per the Maternal Fetal Medicine Provincial Alternate Funding Plan Agreement. On-call remuneration is fee-for-service.
- Moving expenses as per the provincial policy
- Recruitment Incentive may be available subject to the approval of the Department of Health and Program eligibility. (Return of Service required.)
- Faculty appointment with Dalhousie Medical School, https://medicine.dal.ca/, and Memorial University of Newfoundland, https://www.mun.ca/
EXPECTED START DATE:
ABOUT THE COMMUNITY:
The city, with adjoining municipalities, has a population of more than 144,000 and was ranked as one of the best Canadian cities for qualify of community life. There is an abundance of educational, cultural and recreational opportunities including easy access to warm water beaches of the Northumberland Strait and the scenic Bay of Fundy area. Moncton is also the first bilingual city in Canada with a vibrant local community which offers both French and English schools as well as bilingual community activities. Visit the City’s website at https://wwww.moncton.cahttps://www.dieppe.ca/en/. On top of these benefits, residents take advantage of one of the lowest costs of living environments in the country, and commute to work times are among the shortest in Canada.
Must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick, https://www.cpsnb.org.