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Northern Health Authority

Family Practitioner with Emergency

Canada-British Columbia-Terrace

NW-2560-1427356

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Northern Health Authority


Job Description

Northern Health Authority/Mills Memorial Hospital 

Are you looking to reclaim your work-life balance? Do your interests include outdoor activities and access to wilderness at your back door? If so, then it is easy to picture Terrace as home.   

Northern Health is seeking a family practitioner for 0.5 time Emergency coverage and 0.5 time primary care. CCFP-EM training preferred but not mandatory.   

You and your family will enjoy amazing community amenities such as hiking, Alpine and Nordic skiing, golfing, fishing in glacier fed rivers, easy access to the Pacific Ocean, art galleries, two gorgeous lakes and farmers’ markets – all in the pristine surroundings of Northwest British Columbia.   

Terrace is home to Mills Memorial Hospital, a fully accredited, 44 bed, acute care facility. Patient visits to the busy ER in Terrace are varied and reflects the population and activities in the area. Terrace is serviced by  

  • Regional psychiatry unit

  • Regional dialysis unit

  • Largest cancer clinic in Northwest British Columbia, including a regional breast cancer diagnostics program

  • Regional 5 bed ICU

  • Medical Imaging Unit includes regional Nuclear Medicine

  • CT

  • Echocardiography

  • MRI

  • Digital mammography

  • Stereotactic breast biopsy

  • Regional pathologist services 

Other facilities include Long Term Care, Community Health and Home Care Nursing.  

What is truly unique about the Terrace community is the exceptional specialist support for primary care, including: 

  • General Surgery

  • Internal Medicine

  • Anesthesiology

  • Gynecology

  • Urology

  • Otolaryngology

  • Radiology

  • Psychiatry

  • Ophthalmology

  • GP Oncology, GP Obstetrics (with C-Section Capabilities)

  • Pediatrics

  • Visiting neurology, oncology, and rheumatology  

$20,000 Sign-On Bonus and $15,000 Relocation Assistance is Available!  Salary Rate - $400,000

In order to be eligible for British Columbia licensure your postgraduate training must meet the requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Post graduate training must be obtained from an accredited and approved training program in a jurisdiction sanctioned by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. At this time, those countries are: Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, and Australia. Please visit the following website for further information. http://www.cfpc.ca/ProjectAssets/Templates/Column1a.aspx?id=280&langType=4105&terms=jurisdictions

 

 



Contact Information

Northern Health AuthorityJacquelyn PagePhysician Recruitment and Marketingphysicians@northernhealth.cahttp://physicians.northernhealth.ca
Posting Date: 05-Jan-2017Emergency Medicine Permanent, Practicing physician Open 1 ASAP
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