Family Physician

  • Hay River Health & Social Services Authority
  • Aug 15, 2019
Full time Physician

Job Description

Position: Full Time Family Physician

Specialty: Family Practice

Health Authority: Hay River Health & Social Services (HRHSSA)

Location: Hay River, NWT

Cultural Description: Dene, Metis, Non-Aboriginal

Practice Description: Family clinic work, emergency room and hospitalist services, participation in on-call rotation, nursing home/extended care support, and medevacs are all a part of the experience

Staff Description: HRHSSA has 5 full time positions for salaried Family Practitioners

Obstetrics required: No

Call Arrangements: on-call 1:3 or less

Qualifications (Required/Preferred): Must be eligible to obtain NWT Medical License, CCFP Certification

Compensation: The standardized physician contract features: a guaranteed work week, overtime pay, annual retention bonuses, CME, relocation assistance, enhanced benefit plan and no overhead. A more detailed summary is available at .

Additional: Our Health Authority is an accredited, integrated health authority that provides the following services; 15 acute inpatient beds, emergency services and ambulatory care services including, dialysis and endoscopy; Woodland Manor a 24 bed long term care centre; Supportive Living Campus, a Territorial campus providing 10 permanent residences and 2 respite with a skills development centre; Diagnostic imaging, Ultrasound and Mammography; Laboratory services; Medical and Specialty Clinic services; Midwifery; Community Counselling services; Social Services providing Child & Family Services; Community Health and Home Care Services; Rehabilitation services and a full range of support services. We provide all Family Medical services to the community of Hay River and six smaller communities within the health authority.

Contact: Stephanie Biggar, Physician Recruitment Coordinator

Hay River Health & Social Services Authority

37911 Mackenzie Highway

Hay River, NT X0E 0R6

Phone: 867-874-8140    Fax: 867-874-8141

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Job Category

Clinician, Physician


Hay River, Northwest Territories