Provide excellent outpatient primary family medicine care to infants through adults. Collaborate with physician and nurse practitioner colleagues in a team environment. Office procedures may include skin biopsies and excisions, laceration repair, joint aspirations and injections, office gynecologic procedures, etc. Opportunity to provide care on a more remote neighbouring island to a small, isolated community. Opportunity to care for nursing home patients in nearby city of Campbell River if desired. No night or weekend call. No hospital admissions or emergency shifts. Clinic is supported by Island Health to provide emergency stabilization of patients before ambulance transport to nearby hospital emergency department, so physician must be prepared to respond to the very occasional outpatient emergency.
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including: Recruitment Incentive - $10,000; Fee Premium – 9.98%; Annual Flat Fee - $10,029.15; Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum after two years in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400 after 4 years; Rural GP Locum Program provides $800/day to locum physician with 33 days/annum locum coverage to resident physician.
As soon as possible
Quadra Island Medical Clinic
Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) - Desired
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - Desired
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Desired