The Namgis Health Centre is seeking a physician to work with their interdisciplinary team. The work includes outpatient clinic services, emergency/inpatient care (4 acute beds, 10 ECU) and teaching. It is a modern facility with a staff of 45 that includes physicians, nurses, dentist, mental health and addiction counselors, Indigenous community health representatives, and other social services providers.
As soon as possible
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Recruitment Incentive - $20,000; Fee Premium - 23.94%; Annual Flat Fee - $24,069.96; Rural CME starting at $1,320/annum for 2 years or less in community, increasing to a maximum of $5,720/annum after 4 years.
Rural GP Locum Program provides $900/day to locum physician with 43 days/annum locum coverage to resident physician.
Located on Cormorant Island, off the northeast coast of Vancouver Island, Alert Bay offers a wide variety of both indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities ranging from local arts and cultural pursuits to hiking, cycling, beachcombing, camping, kayaking, and whale watching.
Namgis Health Centre
Alert Bay, BC V0N 1A0
office tel: 250-974-5520
Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC
Hospital privileges required
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - mandatory
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) - desired
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - desired
Emergency Experience - desired
Anesthesia Experience - desired