Emergency and Anesthesiology

Family Practitioner/Emergency/Anesthesiology

Northern Health Authority/Fort St. John Hospital and Health Centre

Canada – British Columbia – Fort St. John

Job Category:

Family Medicine

Job Type:

Permanent or Locum


$350,000 + (Fee for service)

Number of Positions Open:

1 Permanent

Start Date of Employment:


Northern Health is seeking a family practitioner for an exciting opportunity for work in Anesthesia and the Emergency Room. Put your enhanced skills training to good use in this varied and diverse practice opportunity! 

Fort St. John Hospital is a new state-of-the-art 55 bed hospital and 123 bed residential care facility serving a population of approximately 20,000 and is one of two area Emergency Rooms serving a catchment area of approximately 69,000.  

The Emergency Room sees 25,000+ visits per year, currently covered by 3 full time General Practitioners with assistance from other General Practitioners in the community.   

Fort St. John is the cultural and commercial center of the region, offering a rural lifestyle with modern conveniences such as shopping and entertainment. Recreational opportunities in the area include cross-country skiing, fishing, hockey, boating, hiking, camping, hunting and curling. Fort St. John always has something for you to do whether it's summer or winter! The natural beauty of Fort St. John and the surrounding Peace Valley provides a varied terrain ideal for numerous seasonal outdoor activities. Local airport makes it easy to get away. 

Fee for service, approximately $350,000 per year

Retention Premium: 23.30%,

Retention Flat Fee: $22,922.83.

REEF available for ER Coverage;

Relocation Assistance: Up to $15,000

Recruitment Incentive: $20,000

Required Experience and Education 

ACLS/ATLS: Desired,

Emergency Experience: Mandatory

CMPA; Mandatory,

Current CPSBC License: Provisional

Health Match BC NHA-2729 

$20,000 Sign-On Bonus and $15,000 Relocation Assistance is Available! 

Fort St. John Hospital

8407 - 112 Avenue

Fort St. John, British Columbia

V1J 0J5 Canada 

In order to be eligible for British Columbia licensure your postgraduate training must meet the requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. Post graduate training must be obtained from an accredited and approved training program in a jurisdiction sanctioned by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. At this time, those countries are: Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, and Australia. Please visit the following website for further information. http://www.cfpc.ca/ProjectAssets/Templates/Column1a.aspx?id=280&langType=4105&terms=jurisdictions