Located in the Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, provides health services to 1.6 million people with 12 acute care hospitals, tertiary teaching hospitals, and services in public health, home health, mental health, and residential care facilities.
The Fraser Health Regional Neonatal Program is hiring Clinical Associates as part of the expansion of the Surrey Memorial Hospital (SMH) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The SMH-NICU serves as one of two FH Regional Referral Centres accommodating Tertiary Neonatal care and is a key part in the regional and provincial network for level 3 and 2 newborn services.
Successful applicants will have (or be eligible for) an FRCPC in Pediatrics, preferably with one or more additional years of clinical training in Neonatology. Applicants should be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. The Clinical Associate serves as an adjunct to the Neonatologists to support patient care, providing specialized care and management of neonates, particularly those who are premature or critically ill in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and in the delivery room. The care is provided under the direction and in conjunction with the Neonatologist. As a key member of our multidisciplinary team, the Clinical Associate ensures a high level of professional competence. S/he provides daily clinical service as well as evening, night and weekend in-house service; s/he participates in program committees, quality improvement and safety programs, journal clubs and seminars.
Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV and three references to Physician Recruitment at: email@example.com
For more information about this exceptional career opportunity, visit the physician website at: physicians.fraserhealth.ca/careers
Facility: Surrey Memorial Hospital
Surrey Memorial is a 611 acute care bed, University of BC Affiliated, regional referral and community teaching hospital that has the busiest emergency in BC. We offer medical, surgical, neonatal intensive care, tertiary, ambulatory, cardiology, rehab, as well as 24/7 emergency services with 158,558 visits annually. We currently manage 4,200 births per year and have recently opened a new tower with a 46 bed single room maternity care unit, a 48 bed single room Level 2/3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a dedicated maternal operating room. The brand new ER includes a dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department, part of the state-of the art Critical Care Tower includes a dedicated perinatal centre, helipad and expanded ICU.
Full/Part Time/Locum/Temporary: Full Time