The Island Health Department of Laboratory, Medicine & Medical Imaging in Duncan is seeking a General Radiologist for the Cowichan District Hospital (CDH). With a new hospital planned to open in 2024, and expansion of radiologic services, this position provide a unique and exciting opportunity to participate in designing and optimizing both a hospital and imaging department.
The successful candidate will have proficiency in CT, US, MRI, Mammography, Fluoroscopy, BMD and basic interventional procedures as well as:
a) Flexibility, adaptability, and strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work harmoniously with and contribute to a small group practice of 5-6 radiologists.
b) Fellowship in MRI or MSK would be an asset.
c) Willingness to share in administrative roles and future leadership of the group.
d) Interest in living in the local island community.
e) Training in or a willingness to train in CT Cardiac Coronary Angiography and CT Colonography.
f) Preference for lifestyle based practice, with abundant vacation time and flexibility, but willingness to increase workload as needed.
We look forward to receiving applications from qualified Radiologists who will make Vancouver Island and the Cowichan Valley their home, joining a collegial and supportive medical community.
Eligible candidates must hold Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in Radiology and be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC.
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including: A one-time Recruitment Incentive of $10,000; a one-time Relocation Stipend, Fee Premium – 4.20%; Annual Flat Fee – $4,223; Rural CME starting at $3,000/annum in years 3 &4 increasing to a maximum of $6,000/annum after 4 years.
Duncan, located within the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, enjoys Canada's most favourable climate, allowing for year-round sailing, fishing, hiking and golfing. Lush countryside surrounds scenic coastal villages and charming inland communities.
Housing is affordable and public education is complemented by renowned local private schools. Victoria, only 45 minutes away, offers excellent cultural, educational and recreational opportunities. Mount Washington Ski Resort boasts the largest annual snowfall and is 3 hours north.
Vancouver Island is one of Canada’s most liveable regions – providing the very best of urban and rural living. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and enviable quality of life, Vancouver Island offers an opportunity to combine a rewarding career with a satisfying lifestyle.
Cowichan District Hospital
Interested candidates, please attach your CV, letter of interest, and names of 3 references:
Sheila Leversidge, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
Eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)