Anesthesiologist 200-0833

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The West Coast General Hospital (WCGH) has an opportunity for a full-time Anesthesiologist with eligibility for FRCPC Anesthesia or GP/A qualifications. Scope of surgical services at WCGH includes: general surgery, urology, obstetrics/gynecology and pediatric dentistry.  WCGH is currently served by 1 part-time specialist anesthesiologist and 3 GP anesthesiologists.


May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidy agreement including:

  • Recruitment Incentive:  $10,000.00
  • Flat Fee: $8,867.88
  • Fee for Service Premium:  8.82%
  • Rural CME

Start Date

As soon as possible

Community Information

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.

Job Types
Permanent Specialty
Anesthesiology, Pain & Perioperative Medicine

West Coast General Hospital

Port Alberni

Interested candidates please submit your CV, letter of interest, and the names of three references.

Melissa Allen, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator

Fee for Service, MOCAP
Education, Training and Experience
  • Eligible for FRCPC Anesthesia or General Practitioner Anesthesiologist (GP/A)
  • Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC
  • CMPA coverage
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