Emergency Medicine Specialist
- Northern Health Authority
- Prince George
- Job Category
- Emergency Medicine
- Job Type
The University Hospital of Northern British Columbia (UHNBC) is seeking two full time Emergency Physicians to join their collegial team. Part time options will be considered and participation in the trauma team leader (TTL) program is available to this group. UHNBC is a level 3 trauma centre that handles approximately 47,000 emergency room visits per year. UHNBC is a clinical academic campus for undergraduate physician training through the UBC Northern Medical Program and also hosts residents from UBC Residency Programs. The Emergency physicians a UHNBC play an active role in the education of both medical students and residents.
UHNBC is the largest acute care facility in Northern Health and is the referral centre for all communities across northern BC. High level medical services including all core specialties are available at this site. Medical specialties include critical care, respirology, cardiology, gastroenterology and neurology. Diagnostic services include both MRI and CT scanners.
Prince George is the centre of business, education, health and culture for northern BC, servicing a rural population of 300,000 people over an area of 600,000 square kilometers. Affordable housing, short commutes, and outstanding recreational opportunities make Prince George a desirable community to call home. A paradise for outdoor recreation; mountain biking, hiking, kayaking in the summer, and 41 ft. of amazing powder in the winter are just a few of the options for adventure seekers!
If rewarding professional opportunities and outstanding lifestyle are your priority, this Emergency medicine opportunity in Prince George is for you!
$15,000 Sign-On Bonus and $15,000 Relocation Assistance is Available! Salary Rate - $365,341
1475 Edmonton Street
Prince George, British Columbia
V2M 1S2 Canada
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