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About the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat

What is the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat?

The Recruitment and Retention Secretariat of Prince Edward Island is part of the Department of Health and Wellness. The Secretariat provides health human resource planning and undertakes recruitment and retention efforts to meet the current and future needs for physicians, nurses and allied health professions. The Secretariat's work is mainly with hard-to-recruit health professions.


Who does the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat recruit for?

The Recruitment and Retention Secretariat recruits to Health PEI 
Health PEI is responsible for the operation and delivery of publicly funded health services in Prince Edward Island.  


What is the location and mailing address of the Recruitment and Retention Secretariat?

16 Fitzroy Street
3rd Floor Sullivan Building 
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7N8
FAX Number: (902) 620-3875


Who is the staff at Recruitment and Retention Secretariat?

Cathy Sinclair
Acting Manager
csinclair@gov.pe.ca
(902) 620-3760


Calleen Gillis
Administrative Assistant
crgillis@gov.pe.ca
(902) 620-3874


Therese Harper, Ph.D
Health Human Resource Advisor
tmharper@ihis.org
(902) 620-3029


Sheila MacLean
Physician Recruitment Coordinator
smmaclean@gov.pe.ca
(902) 368-6302


Health Recruiter
Nurse and Allied Health Professional Recruitment
healthrecruiter@gov.pe.ca
(902) 620-3872
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