Flexible family practice opportunity for permanent full time office and hospital work. Work from a purpose built, fully computerized and well equipped office at low overhead.
Call is shared amongst 11 physicians and is approximately 3 to 5 x 12 hour shifts per month. This is considered essential to running your office practice.
Lady Minto Hospital, with 19 acute care beds and 31 extended care beds, provides emergency room, laboratory, radiology (ultrasound/fluoroscopy), maternity, pharmacy & physiotherapy services and a host of outpatient services.
You will be required to be eligible for hospital privileges at Lady Minto Hospital and be expected to look after your own in-patients admitted to the hospital during the week and on a rotational basis on weekends.
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Recruitment Incentive - $10,000 Fee Premium - 9.52%; Annual Flat Fee - $9571.68; Rural CME starting at $2,200/annum in year 3 & 4 in community, increasing to a maximum of $4,400/annum after 4 years.
As soon as possible
Salt Spring Island (approx 10,000 population) is nestled against the east shore of Vancouver Island located halfway between Victoria and Nanaimo with excellent ferry and seaplane connectivity.
This is an exceptional opportunity to work and live in an area that provides a relaxed lifestyle in a temperate climate with excellent year-round recreation and cultural amenities including but not limited to:
• A large artistic community with a variety of classes, exhibits and performances;
• Outstanding recreational opportunities – sailing, kayaking, hiking, soccer, swimming, baseball, tennis and golf included;
• K-12 education available on island
• Performing arts center, indoor pool, galleries, shopping and a small community movie theatre
• Rural environment providing opportunities for hobby farming or access to locally grown produce and farm products.
To learn more about our community please visit the following links:
Salt Spring Tourism
Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce
For Everything that’s Community Health – Salt Spring
Eagle Ridge Medical Clinic
Dr. David Beaver
258 Eagle Ridge Drive
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2L1
Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
Hospital privileges required
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) - desired
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - desired
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - desired
Emergency Experience - desired