Back to all CanAm Physician Recruiting jobs

Posted: Wed Apr 19 2023

ENT / Otorhinolaryngologist (BH 300)

Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador


ENT / Otolaryngologist

Newfoundland, Canada

Full Time Opportunity Available


Western Health, situated on the scenic west coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, is seeking the services of an ENT/Otolaryngologist for Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, Newfoundland. The ENT/Otolaryngologist will be responsible for the provision of ENT care to the western region.


Western Memorial Regional Hospital is a 171-bed regional referral center for Western Newfoundland and provides services to a population base of approximately 78,000 people. They are affiliated with Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador Faculty of Medicine and they encourage and support academic interests.


Scope of Work:

The physician will be responsible for Otolaryngology services, elective and emergency surgeries at Western Memorial Regional Hospital. They will be working as a part of an interdisciplinary team liaising with other members of the Medical and Western Zone Health Staff. The physician will be required to perform Minor OR procedures and is guaranteed  a minimum of one half (0.5) minor OR day per week. The Physician will be required to see each active patient admitted to the Physician on a daily basis and is to use patient orders sets for inpatient admissions.


  • Remuneration will be in accordance with the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador dated May 3, 2022.
  • The Specialist Salary Scale is Step 1 - $263,672 to Step 3 - $285,596. The salary step is determined by the Department of Health based on a physician’s years of clinical experience, noting that residency and fellowship training does not count towards years of clinical experience for this purpose.
  • On-call benefits paid in accordance with DOH guidelines. On-call coverage provided after the 1 in 3 monthly obligation is eligible to be paid $43.55 per hour and is administered by Eastern Health. Additionally physicians bill MCP $12.08 per hour for each hour they are scheduled on-call.
  • For the first three months of your employment, physicians can be provided accommodations free of charge upon request. A damage deposit is required.
  • Standard utilities are included with the exception of personal long distance telephone calls which will be the physician’s responsibility. The physician is expected to vacate the accommodation during this 3 month timeframe. Upon completion of 12 months of service, the physician is eligible for a one-time payment of $3,750 toward housing costs.
  • Incumbents will receive annually 20 days of vacation plus leave for workshops and other training.

Benefits: Retention package of $8,000 after the first year of service, $16,000 after 24 months, and $24,000 after 36 months. The physician will also be able to take advantage of a relocation and housing allowance.

Education and experience:

  • Eligible for registration and licensure as an ENT / Otolaryngologist with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland (CPSNL)

  • Specialist training in ENT / Otolaryngology

  • Royal College of Canada Certification or eligibility

  • MCCQE1 exam OR a complete set of USMLE’s

  • Or your training and certification is from an approved jurisdiction. Approved jurisdictions: Australia, United Kingdom, United States, New Zealand, Ireland, South Africa, Singapore, Hong Kong and Switzerland. 

Information and Benefits of Western Newfoundland:

Corner Brook is a vibrant and active community.  Enjoy living in a fabulous setting with exceptional skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, kayaking and much more on Newfoundland’s beautiful West Coast!  If you are interested in this position and are seeking a rewarding career and a high quality of life for you and your family, please respond. Visit the following web site for additional information on the City of Corner Brook:


Interested candidates please contact or send CV to:

Michelle Flynn, RPR

COO/ Physician Recruitment Consultant

CanAm Physician Recruiting Inc.


Please forward to any and all colleagues 

CanAm Physician Recruiting