The West Coast General Hospital (WCGH) has an opportunity for a full-time Anesthesiologist with either eligibility for or full FRCPC Anesthesia or GP/A qualification. Experience and interest in Pediatric Dentistry would be considered an asset. Scope of surgical services at WCGH includes: general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, urology, and pediatric dentistry. WCGH is currently served by one Anesthesiologist and 3 General Practitioner anesthetists.
Recruitment Incentive: $10,000.00
Flat Fee: $8,867.88
Fee for Service Premium: 8.82%
Rural CME starting at $3,000/year after 2 years in the community to $6,000/year after 4 years in the community.
Port Alberni, a coastal city with a population of 18,000, is situated in the majestic Alberni Valley surrounded by breathtaking scenery.
This temperate valley climate offers an array of year-round outdoor activities. The gateway to the Pacific Rim communities of Tofino & Ucluelet, and Long Beach, the top Canadian surfing destination, Port Alberni enjoys easy access to the best recreational opportunities on Vancouver Island. Port Alberni is now the official “Ultimate Fishing Town” in Canada. All this and world-class skiing on Mt. Washington is only a short drive away!
Port Alberni is a family-friendly community with affordable housing and strong public schools. Community spirit abounds and is evident by the abundance of activities for children including programs in: music, dance, gymnastics and all team sports: soccer, baseball, hockey, lacrosse etc. Sproat Lake, located just outside of the city is the ideal location to base your family home.
Located within a 60 minute drive from Nanaimo and offering easy access to Vancouver and Victoria, Port Alberni provides access to big-city amenities with all the charm and character of a rural community.
West Coast General Hospital
Interested candidates please submit your CV, letter of interest, and the names of three references.
Melissa Allen, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
- Eligible for FRCPC Anesthesia or General Practitioner Anesthesiologist (GP/A)
- Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC
- CMPA coverage