- Northern Health Authority
- - $400000/Y
- Job Category
- Pathology, Anatomical
- Job Type
Are you looking to reclaim your work-life balance?
Do your interests include outdoor activities and access to wilderness at your back door?
If so, then it is easy to picture Terrace as home. You and your family will enjoy amazing community amenities such as hiking, Alpine and Nordic skiing, golfing, fishing in glacier fed rivers, easy access to the Pacific Ocean, art galleries, two gorgeous lakes and farmers’ markets – all in the pristine surroundings of Northwest British Columbia.
Northern Health is seeking an Anatomical Pathologist with Clinical experience and expertise to become part of its cohesive medical staff in Terrace, BC. The candidate will join the diagnostics team and work with a General Pathologist out of Mills Memorial Hospital. There is potential to expand services to the rest of the Northwest region in the future.
The economic activity in Terrace is focused on serving the mining, logging and natural gas industries. Terrace is also a regional convention center because of its location and excellent services. The population is approximately 19,000, with a catchment area of 31,000. There are four secondary schools, nine elementary schools, Northwest Community College campus and a UNBC campus. Terrace has a busy airport, with seven out-bound flights per day.
Terrace is home to Mills Memorial Hospital, a fully accredited, 44 bed, acute care facility. Patient visits to the busy ER in Terrace are varied and reflects the population and activities in the area. Terrace is serviced by:
• Regional psychiatry unit
• Regional dialysis unit
• Largest cancer clinic in Northwest British Columbia, including a regional breast cancer diagnostics program
• Regional 5 bed ICU
• Medical Imaging Unit includes regional Nuclear Medicine
• Digital mammography
• Stereotactic breast biopsy
• Regional pathologist services
Other facilities include Long Term Care, Community Health and Home Care Nursing.
What is truly unique about the Terrace community is the exceptional specialist support, including:
• General Surgery
• Internal Medicine
• GP Oncology, GP Obstetrics (with C-Section Capabilities)
• Visiting neurology, oncology, and rheumatology
Mills Memorial Hospital
4720 Haughland Ave.
Terrace, BC V8G 2X5
In order to be eligible for licensure in BC, 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 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Please refer to the attached PDF for a listing of those countries: http://www.royalcollege.ca/portal/page/portal/rc/common/documents/credentials/jurisdictions_e.html
Please contact Health Match BC to determine your options to become eligible for BC licensure. http://www.healthmatchbc.org/Physicians.aspx