General Cardiologist 200-0708

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Island Health’s Department of Cardiology has an opportunity for a full time General Cardiologist to join three existing cardiologists and a group of dedicated cardiac internists and intensivists at NRGH to establish a Heart Health Division in Nanaimo.

Applicants must be eligible for Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in Cardiology and demonstrate competency in all aspects of cardiology.  The successful candidate will have obligations including coverage of both coronary care unit and cardiology wards.  On call responsibilities are for cardiology on call coverage only.  Additional training if required to develop device management expertise is available through the affiliated electrophysiology and device management group at the Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria.

Academic affiliation and teaching opportunities are available through the University of British Columbia, Island Medical Program.   This practice exists within a rich environment with learners ranging from medical students to fellows.

Start Date

As soon as possible

Community Information

Nanaimo, population 90,000, is a growing and vibrant urban centre situated on the east coast

of Vancouver Island, located approximately 100 kilometers north of Victoria and offers

excellent access via commercial flights, float plane or ferry to Vancouver. The community

offers a wide variety of cultural and educational opportunities including the 800 seat

waterfront Port Theatre, the Vancouver Island University and is adjacent renowned private


Nanaimo is the outdoor enthusiasts’ paradise, providing year round access to a wide array of

recreational activities including kayaking, kite boarding, windsurfing, mountain biking, hiking,

running and golfing. Nearby Mount Washington frequently boasting the deepest snow pack in

North America, has excellent downhill, snowboarding and cross country skiing.

Job Types
Permanent Specialty

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital


Interested candidates please submit your CV, letter of interest, and the names of three references to:

Shannon Williams, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator


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Fee for Service, MOCAP
Education, Training and Experience

• FRCPC or FRCPC eligible (Cardiology)
• Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC

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