Physiatrist - Charlottetown, PEI
Health PEI
Prince Edward Island
3 years ago
Start Date
April 26, 2021
Experience Level
Physical Medicine and Rehab
Employment Type
Health PEI is seeking candidates for a full-time permanent Physiatrist based in Charlottetown at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH). The successful candidate will join the Rehabilitation Team located in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department of the QEH, a 243-bed provincial referral facility and general hospital. 
The successful candidate will have an opportunity to: practice electrodiagnosis in the QEH EMG Lab in collaboration with our Neurological colleagues; perform inpatient and outpatient consultations and directive care; musculoskeletal evaluation and treatment; and participate in interdisciplinary rehabilitation clinics with our ambulatory teams.  The Department has a well equipped rehabilitation clinic including the equipment for ultrasound and needle EMG guided diagnostic and interventional procedures.

Prince Edward Island remains one of the most enjoyed gems of Eastern Canada, that includes a unique mix of urban and rural experiences.  We are surrounded by the Atlantic ocean with outstanding beaches, boating opportunities, and a wide variety of recreational opportunities.  PEI is recognized for its high number of quality golf courses frequented by Islanders and visitors alike.

Physicians have the option of choosing a salary or contract for services remuneration.  There may be an opportunity to explore additional duties for fee-for-service payment.  Further information related to payment modalities, including salary; contract for service, 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 between Health PEI and the Medical Society of PEI.

To learn more or to apply, please contact the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat at

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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Prince Edward Island
Location Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island, known for its red soil, beautiful beaches, and being the birthplace of confederation,  is the smallest Canadian province by both size and population. Given its small size, it is interestingly also the most densely populated, with its population of approximately 165,000 islanders.

PEI has a "One Island Health System" approach to healthcare, organized by Health PEI.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Address 60 Riverside Drive, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada

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