- Interior Health Authority
- Williams Lake, British Columbia
- Job Category
- Job Type
Take the opportunity to experience both a fulfilling professional life and the ideal lifestyle in a full-time pediatric practice in beautiful Williams Lake! This is a fantastic opportunity for a Pediatrician where you will be valued and appreciated by the welcoming community.
You will enjoy a busy and expanding practice while also supporting the hospital which is set for major renovations to existing ER/Med/Surg wards. Practice is possible in the Child Development Center which also houses therapists for autism, infant and child developmental, and physiotherapy.
Cariboo Memorial Hospital:
Cariboo Memorial Hospital is a 31-bed hospital offering emergency, an intensive care unit, operating rooms, medical-surgical and obstetrical units, and ambulatory care services. Other services at the hospital include stress testing, lab and diagnostic imaging (including echo and CT scanning), out-patient hemodialysis and a five-bed psychiatric crisis stabilization unit. There is 24-hour general surgery and obstetrical specialist coverage, full-time radiology, and a pediatric specialist. There are also visiting ophthalmology, rheumatology and psychiatry specialists.
- Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)
- Doctorate in Medicine
- Eligible for licensure with CPSBC
- Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory
- Hours of work: Full time
- On call requirements: 1:4
- Payment Structure: Fee for Service
- Estimated Gross Income: $300,000+, including MOCAP
Rural Incentives include:
- Recruitment bonus: $15,000
- Relocation:$15,000 max (with eligible receipts)
- Fee Premium: 11.28%
- Annual retention fee: $11,260
- CME funding: to a max of $4,840 after 4 years
Rural Incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at time of offer.
Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for BC or Canada loan forgiveness programs for those living and working in rural community.
Williams Lake is located in the heart of the Cariboo Chilcotin. As the largest and fastest growing city in the area; it serves as a business, industrial and service hub for outlying communities. For lifestyle, the mixture of frontier charm and urban living can't be beat. Williams Lake is a modern city with all major amenities; hometown and western hospitality make this an ideal place to raise a family, start a business or retire. The surrounding pristine wilderness provides an unlimited playground while the convenience of city living is just outside your door. This attractive mix of business opportunity and high-quality lifestyle make Williams Lake a great place to "hang your hat"!
Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!