Join a cohesive medical group in the heart of the Lakes District, Burns Lake, BC. The Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre is a 16 bed facility that opened in 2015. It sees an average of 12,000 ER visits per year. The hospital houses 13 acute care beds, 1 isolation room, 1 palliative care room, emergency services, diagnostic imaging and laboratory. Burns Lake has a population base of 3,614 with an additional 10,000 people living in adjacent, unincorporated communities.
Emergency skills are essential for practice in the community as general practitioners help to cover emergency on a rotating call schedule. Services are augmented with visiting specialists.
Burns Lake boasts more than 4828 km of lake shoreline, world class mountain biking trails and Olympic quality cross-country skiing. The community has a strong sense of culture and incredible local talents.
The Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre is located at 741 Centre Street, Burns Lake, BC.
$20,000 Sign-On Bonus and $15,000 Relocation Assistance is Available! Salary/Rate $325,000 ++
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