Northern Health Authority/Mills Memorial Hospital
Canada – British Columbia – Terrace
Do your interests include outdoor activities and access to wilderness at your back door, cross-country and downhill skiing, golfing, fishing in glacier fed rivers, easy access to the Pacific Ocean, art galleries, lakes, and farmer's market, then consider Terrace.
Northern Health is seeking a Obstetrician/Gynecologist to become part of its cohesive medical staff in Terrace, BC.
Terrace is a vibrant, entrepreneurial and friendly community with tertiary catchment area of 51000 people, clean air, affordable living and real-estate. Historically serving and sustained by the forestry industry, Terrace has grown into a regional service centre with government, educational and social services as biggest employers as well as a strong presence of construction, trades, and transportation infrastructure and growth in the manufacturing and tourism industries. The recent LNG Canada final investment decision, the largest energy investment in Canadian history, along with a number of other industrial projects will further develop and strengthen the region’s economy.
Educational opportunities abound with three secondary and seven elementary schools, one French Immersion, one Francophone School and one long-distance education school, a Coast Mountain College and a University of British Columbia satellite campus.
Terrace is home to Mills Memorial Hospital, a fully accredited 44 bed, acute care facility, with an average 24,700 ER visits per year. Construction of an almost half billion dollar state of the art new hospital is coming soon!
Current services include:
- 10 Bed Psychiatric Unit
- Oncology – (with pediatric Vincristine maintenance therapy service)
- Nuclear medicine including SPECT/CT
- Daycare Surgery
- Bone Marrow Biopsy Program
- Labour and Delivery Unit
- 3 Surgical Suites
- 5 Bed ICU staffed by intensivists
- MRI/CT, stereotactice core biopsy
- Nuclear Medicine
What is truly unique about your practice in Terrace is the exceptional specialist support including:
- General Surgery
- Internal Medicine
- GP Oncology, GP Obstetrics (with C-section Capabilities)
- Visiting Neurology, Oncology
- Pediatric Cardiology
- Pediatric Rheumatology
- Pediatric Endocrinology
- Pediatric Neurology
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