You will be working in a modern medical building alongside 5 other family physicians and have access to your own EMR with your own examination rooms plus office staff. The position requires hospital MRP for attached FP patients. Hospital MRP for unattached FP patients is also available, as are opportunities to provide maternity care - pre and postnatal and intrapartum care/deliveries, addictions medicine, palliative care, residential care, MAiD, surgical assisting and walk-in clinic options.
Please view the following video “West Coast General Hospital Recruitment’' by Dallas Dalziel production for an excellent idea of the working environment and local facilities available in Port Alberni.
May be eligible for the following RSA benefits (subject to eligibility): $10,000 Recruitment Incentive; 8.82% FFS Premium; $8,867.88 Annual Flat Fee Retention Payment; Annual Rural CME - $2,200 after 2 years in the community to a maximum of $4,400 after 4 years.
Port Alberni, situated at the end of Vancouver Island's longest inlet, is one of the most affordable waterfront centres on the island. Blessed with a moderate climate, the City of Port Alberni enjoys some of the best sport salmon fishing on the coast.
In addition to the natural beauty of the area, the temperate valley offers an array of year-round outdoor and ecotourism activities.
The city is considered the gateway to Ucluelet and Tofino on the west coast and is within commuting distance to the larger urban centres of Nanaimo to the east and Victoria to the south. Ferry and float plane service to Vancouver from these locations is readily available.
West Coast Medical Centre
Dr. D.F. White
105-3949 Maple Way
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 0B2
- Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
- Hospital privileges required