Fraser Health is seeking physicians interested in working in the Eagle Ridge hospital medicine program beginning November 2017. Applicants should have a strong interest in developing a permanent acute care hospital practice and working collaboratively with all members of the inter-professional team, including other physicians, Nurses, and Allied Health staff. Primary responsibilities include admission and management of “unattached” patients as the Most Responsible Physician (MRP), as well as supportive care for some surgical patients.
This job requires superior clinical and communication skills, along with exceptional bedside manner and people management abilities. Our team members must be proficient with the range of community resources available, and work collaboratively with other physicians to optimize discharge planning processes and patient care planning. On-site hours are generally 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. with an evening shift from 2 – 10 p.m., and an in-house afterhours shift from 10 pm to 7 am the next day. Participation in after-hours call is mandatory, but frequency of call could vary by individual physician interest.
While preference is given to applicants seeking Full Time positions, consideration will be given to qualified individuals seeking part-time work.
Eligibility: Candidates must be licensed or (eligible for licensure) with College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (CPSBC) and have either CCFP or FRCP (or equivalent) credentials. Certification in ACLS is strongly suggested. Hospitalist experience and membership in professional hospital medicine societies is an asset.
Compensation: The current contract pays $152.85/hr. Fulltime work is considered a minimum of 1680 hours of work annually.
Facility: Eagle Ridge Hospital
Eagle Ridge Hospital is a 154-beds hospital in Port Moody, BC, offering medical, surgical, regional rehabilitation, cardiac and diabetes outpatient programs, as well as 24/7 Emergency services with 51,237 visits annually.
Full/Part Time/Locum/Temporary: Full Time
- CPSBC Full
- CPSBC Eligible for Full License