General Surgeon - Dauphin

General Surgeon
Fee For Service - Dauphin Regional Health Centre

Employment Status:     



Physician will bill Fee for Service as per the current Manitoba physician’s manual (fees negotiated in the Master Agreement between the Minister of Health and Doctors Manitoba) 

Location:   Primary Site: Dauphin Regional Health Centre - 625 3rd Street SW, Dauphin MB  R7N 1R7
Opportunity for clinic location is directly accracross the street in the Dauphin Medical Clinic.
PMH Corporate Office Location:   192 1st Avenue West (P.O. Box 579) Souris MB  R0K 2C0


- Must hold or be eligible for fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
- Must hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba
- Must provide proof of CMPA coverage prior to starting practice-
- Experience as a rural General Surgeon offering a broad range of surgical procedures would be an asset 




  Compensation is derived from fee-for-service billing as per the current Manitoba physician’s manual negotiated in the Master Agreement between the Minister of Health and Doctors Manitoba
- fees and will be dependent on volume of services provided.
- Surgical on-call stipend is compensated at $481.79/24 hour period

Prairie Mountain Health is currently seeking a General Surgeon to practice in the city of Dauphin. The successful applicant will perform elective General Surgery procedures including upper and lower GI endoscopy as well as some minor plastic, orthopedic and obstetric/gynecologic (including C-section) procedures. The successful applicant will also be required to participate in an on-call rota for General Surgery that is approximately 1 in 3.  The successful applicant will also participate in a rota providing itinerant endoscopy and minor surgical services to the community of Swan River. This position offers an attractive amount of OR time with manageable on-call volumes.

Dauphin is the site of the University of Manitoba Parkland Family Medicine Residency Program and provides an opportunity for teaching.   Dauphin Regional Health Centre is Prairie Mountain Health’s second largest facility and serves the Northern half of the region, covering a geographical area of 18,891 km and a population of over 40,000.  The 90 bed Regional Health Centre has 12 surgical beds.  Current Diagnostic Services include general radiology, ultrasound and CT with MRI available in 2017.  The successful applicants will have an office practice in the community for seeing consultations and follow-ups.

The community of Dauphin is situated between the Riding Mountain National Park and the Duck Mountain Provincial Park. This provides an abundance of recreational opportunities and is an ideal location to provide residents with year round outdoor activities such as golfing, boating, fishing, hunting, skiing and hiking. Parkland recreation complex offers curling, hockey, figure skating as well as excellent aquatic center. Dauphin Country fest community cinema provides 4 movie options and is located right next door to the recreation facility. We are home to the famous Dauphin Country music festival as well as Canada’s longest running Ukrainian festival. There are a number of excellent schools with two immersion programs; French and Ukrainian as well as post-secondary opportunities at Assiniboine Community College and Campus Manitoba.

Application Deadline: open till filled






- Contingent on a 2 year Return of service agreement, PMH will provide $15,000 for resettlement of the successful candidate and will apply for a provincial specialist recruitment and resettlement grant on the Physician’s behalf (which may provide an additional $20,000 maximum based on availability of funds). 

- Be party to the Dauphin Medical Clinic; 2 General Surgeons, 1 Internist, and 19 General Practitioners. Consultation report in January 2016 commented on very commendable, competitive overhead rates. Group plan benefits available through Dauphin Medical Clinic.


Please Submit Applications to:


Michelle McKay, Director-Medical Services Administration
Prairie Mountain Health
Box 310
Shoal Lake MB  R0J 1Z0
Phone: (204) 759-4516 Fax: (204) 759-3127
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 Posting date    April 25, 2016
 Revised Posting date    June 14, 2016
 Closing date    open till filled.