Fraser Health is seeking a Palliative Care Physician for Hospice Palliative Care clinical services in TriCities/Maple Ridge, B.C. Our integrated, regional, comprehensive hospice palliative care program provides hospice palliative care services in a number of settings including 30 Tertiary Palliative Care beds; consult services in 12 acute care sites as well as in the community and other settings; and support to 106 Hospice beds. In addition diverse clinical activity, we also provide under-graduate and post-graduate teaching in affiliation with the Division of Palliative Care at the University of British Columbia.
The successful candidate will have completed a year of added competency program in Palliative Medicine, have a Certificate of Added Competence in Palliative Care (CAC), or have a minimum of four (4) years of palliative care experience. Eligibility for medical licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia is required, and preference will be given to candidates certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Remuneration is by service contract at a rate commensurate with skills and experience.
This position is 0.8 FTE.
Facilities: 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.
Ridge Meadows Hospital
Ridge Meadows Hospital has 157 acute care beds including 20 psychiatric beds and 10 convalescent beds. In addition, Ridge Meadows has 10 hospice beds and 148 residential care beds. Services offered: medical, surgery, ambulatory care procedures, 24/7 emergency services with 39,947 visits annually.
Full/Part Time/Locum/Temporary: Part Time
- FRCPC Eligible
- CCFP (PC)
- MCFP (PC)