Cranbrook is a thriving city, cradled on a gentle plain by snow-capped mountains. Boasting the most sunshine in British Columbia, Cranbrook’s idyllic climate presents the perfect conditions for outdoor adventure. Hike or cycle the local trails, play a round of golf, or relax on one of the many lakes only minutes from the city. The mild winter is perfect for cross country and alpine skiing at nearby resorts, or snowmobiling on the almost limitless network of trails. For more urban pursuits, Cranbrook offers shopping, cafés, sports arenas and a lively arts and cultural community. With Cranbrook’s magnificent scenery, friendly people, and abundant activities, it is the ultimate location to live, work and play.
Facility Details — East Kootenay Regional Hospital:
East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook is a 77 bed regional referral centre, serving a catchment area of approximately 80,000 people in the East Kootenays. The 4 floor facility offers 24/7 emergency services with 16 beds, a brand new state of the art 6 bed ICU, a full range of medical and surgical services including Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Pathology, Psychiatry and Radiology and Urology.
Due to recent growth within the Anesthesia Department the regional hospital in Cranbrook, BC, is looking for multiple anaesthesia specialists to join the group in sharing specialty service to the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. Our team supports three Operating Rooms, procedures in Ambulatory care, and a pre-screening clinic three days a week. If you enjoy teaching, there are opportunities with medical students, residents, and supporting rural doctors in the area to maintain/upgrade their skills.
The location is perfect for sports enthusiasts, this beautiful valley between the Rockies and the Purcells allows for incredible skiing, mountain biking, fishing, and more! The area also has a thriving performing arts community and history of bringing lively entertainment to town. We are excited to add an enthusiastic and hardworking anaesthesiologist to our team at East Kootenay Regional Hospital, come be a part of the excitement as we grow! Apply today to live work and play where others only vacation! It's better here!
- Eligible for Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC)
- Doctorate in Medicine
- Coverage with the Canadian Medical Protective Association is mandatory.
- Hours of work: Full Time
- On call requirements: 1:4, plans to expand group in near future to 1:5
- Payment Structure
- Fee for Service
- Estimated Gross Income
- $350,000 + MOCAP
- No overhead cost
- Additional Incentives
- Rural Incentives include:
- Recruitment bonus of $20,000
- Relocation: $9,000 - $15,000 based on move location Fee Premiums of 14%
- Annual retention fee of $14,076
- CME funding to max of $7,800 by 4th year
- Current incentives subject to change and confirmed at time of offer.
- Candidates with a BC or Canada student loan may be eligible for BC or Canada loan forgiveness programs.