Hospitalist - General Practitioner or General Internist

The South Island Hospitalist group, along with Island Health, is looking for hospitalists to join our dynamic team in beautiful Victoria.

Hospitalists in Victoria provide a 24-hour MRP service at the Victoria General and Royal Jubilee Hospitals. The medicine is interesting; there is a lot of variety, pathology, and we enjoy a high degree of autonomy while being well supported by our specialist colleagues. Our care covers patients aged 17-100+, and includes addictions, palliative care, geriatrics and co-management of surgical and rehabilitation patients.

Island Health is affiliated with the UBC Faculty of Medicine. Hospitalists support undergraduate and resident teaching at both hospital sites. We have weekly CME rounds, and many opportunities for learning, growth and innovation. As part of our team you also have the option of working in one of our unique hospitalist-run programs including the Inpatient MAID service, Hospital at Home and the Rapid Assessment and Discharge short-stay unit.

We are looking for enthusiastic, keen candidates with an interest in acute care who love working collaboratively as part of a team. We have a strong, tailored mentorship program to onboard our new members.  We have a strong, tailored mentorship program to onboard our new members. In addition, we offer a six-week (non consecutive) FP return to acute care refresher program for those out of hospital medicine two years. Ask for more details!

Victoria, British Columbia’s scenic capital, is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and enviable quality of life, Victoria offers an opportunity to combine a rewarding career with a satisfying lifestyle. Few areas in the world can match BC’s scope of outdoor activities, with Vancouver Island offering everything from skiing and snowboarding, to golf, world-class fishing, sailing, surfing, kayaking and biking (road and mountain). With Victoria’s temperate climate, its rich heritage and vibrant cultural scene, it provides the very best of urban and rural living. Strong public schools are complemented by multiple reputable private schools in and adjacent to Victoria. Victoria offers unlimited possibilities for your career, family and future!

Relocation allowances may be available for full-time positions.

Desired qualifications include:

  • CCFP or equivalent or FRCP (internal medicine)
  • Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)
  • ACLS
  • Current or recent hospital experience an asset but not required

To apply, please forward a letter of interest and CV to:

Shannon Williams, Medical Staff Recruiter

Email: [email protected]