Psychiatrist 200-0743

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The Island Health Department of Psychiatry has an opportunity for a Psychiatrist in the beautiful community of Parksville. 

In this position you will provide consultation to patients and their families/caregivers, primary care physicians and fellow health care professionals in an outpatient setting.  You will provide clinical expertise to the ASTAT/Addictions and the Outreach Teams. The practice is located in the new Oceanside Health Centre which offers an interdisciplinary team environment comprised of physicians and all allied and community health care providers in one state-of-the art location serving the communities of Parksville and Qualicum Beach. You will be available to your registered outpatients, with coverage as needed.

Supporting excellent learning experiences for medical and other students and residents and application for an appointment to the Department of Psychiatry and the Island Medical School of the University of British Columbia, are expectations of this position.


Furnished office, computer, telephone and administrative support provided.  Additional incentives available under RSA based on eligibility requirement may include:• Recruitment Incentive: $10,000; • Flat fee: $6,334.20; • Fee Premium of 6.3%; • CME Year 3-4 $3000 annum to a maximum of $6000 (more than 4 years in the community)

Start Date

As soon as possible

Job Types
Permanent Specialty

Oceanside Health Centre


Christal Lawson, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Island Health

Mixed fee-for-service and sessional billing
Education, Training and Experience

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) - Desired
• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) eligible - Mandatory
• Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia


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