The Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) Division of Gastroenterology has openings for two additional members to join a group of 13 Gastroenterologists based in Victoria. The Division provides services to a direct referral population of 350,000 and a tertiary referral population of 750,000.
Eligible applicants must have Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in Gastroenterology and be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C. Subspecialty training will be reviewed but is not required.
The successful candidates will join the Division of Gastroenterology in a full time capacity and participate in paid on-call coverage with 13 members covering 2 sites and establish a private community consultation practice. There will be expectation to practice as a general gastroenterologist however there is no expectation or privileging for advanced therapeutic procedural skills such as ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound.
The Division of Gastroenterology is affiliated with the University of British Columbia and the Island Medical Program. Your responsibilities will include direct clinical care with some teaching of medical students and residents. Opportunities for clinical research are available.
Royal Jubilee Hospital & Victoria General Hospital
Jennifer Lindley, Coordinator, Medical Staff Recruitment - Island Health
Eligible for Full Licensure with College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC