General Internist
Health PEI
Summerside, PEI
1 year ago
Start Date
August 12, 2022
Experience Level
General Internal Medicine
Employment Type
Are you looking for an incredible opportunity to work in an environment that fosters a strong culture of teamwork?

Health PEI is seeking a full-time permanent General Internist for the Prince County Hospital in Summerside, beginning in the Fall of 2022. 

The Prince County Hospital is operated by Health PEI, a crown corporation responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. 

How about living in a sea-side community that encourages work-life balance? If so, look no further…Prince Edward Island offers you:
•    some of the most affordable housing costs in the country;
•    lots of green space and waterfront;
•    sport and leisure activities;
•    short commute times; and
•    low crime rates and safe neighbourhoods.

Physicians have the option of choosing a salary, contract for service or fee-for-service payment modality. Information related to payment modalities, including salary; fee-for-service tariff of fees; blended payments (shadow billings); on-call payments; and benefits including paid vacation entitlements, CME funding, RRSP program, and more can be found in the Master Agreement.

To discuss remuneration and options in further detail, contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at
(link sends e-mail) 

Hours of work:
  • Full-time hours for a salaried physician is defined as 37.5 hours/week (based on 1,950 hours per year); or 
  • Full-time contract-for-service hours are based on a maximum of 1,725 hours per year.

  • Eligible moving expense reimbursement is available;
  • Opportunity to teach with the PEI Residency Training Program with faculty appointment at Dalhousie University;
  • Electronic patient record system (hospital-based) with access to lab and x-ray reports from office; and
  • Other incentives as per the Master Agreement

Certifications and other requirements:
Health Care Workers are required to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination as per Health PEI’s Covid-19 Immunization and Management Policy. In the event that a new hire is unable to be vaccinated as a result of a medical exemption they will be required to submit supporting documentation to Employee Health / Wellness and Safety.

To apply, click the "inquire button" or send C.V. to:
Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Recruitment & Retention Secretariat
(902) 368-6302;

Health PEI
Head Office 16 Garfield St, Charlottetown, PE C1A 6A5, Canada
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Health PEI is responsible for the delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island. The organization operates hospitals, health centres, public long-term care nursing facilities and community-based programs and services.

Health PEI’s primary goals are to:
  • provide Islanders with safe, quality, person-centered care and services;
  • provide access to appropriate care by the right provider in the right setting; and
  • optimize resources and processes to sustain a viable health care system.
The Health PEI Board of Directors governs the agency, is accountable to the Minister of Health and Wellness and works collectively on behalf of all Islanders to ensure the management and delivery of safe, quality health care. The board also oversees the Chief Executive Officer who works with a broad range of dedicated health care professionals and administrative staff to provide high quality health care that is measured against national standards.

Health PEI was created in July 2010 marking a major step toward realizing a One Island Health System that provides Islanders with the right care, by the right provider, in the right place. 

(From the Health PEI website:

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Summerside, PEI
Location Prince Edward Island
"Summerside is a Canadian city in Prince County, Prince Edward Island. It is the second largest city in the province and the primary service centre for the western part of the island."
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Prince County Hospital
Address 65 Roy Boates Avenue, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada

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