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full time Physician - Radiology at Penticton Regional Hospital
Penticton, British Columbia
Job ID: 4746


Penticton, famous for its beaches, sports events, and healthy local food scene, it is the place where other people come for holidays. And now you have the opportunity to live here and call Penticton home. With one of the best year round climates in Canada and over 2,000 hours of sunshine per year, it is easy to enjoy the two pristine lakes surrounded by tree lined mountains, acres of parks and wilderness trails perfect for swimming, hiking, mountain biking, skiing, snowshoeing – the list of world class recreation opportunities are endless! Penticton is a vibrant, innovative and adventurous waterfront city offering all the amenities of a larger urban centre yet preserving its small-town charm and warmth. Come experience this incredible lifestyle for yourself!

The Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) is a 134-bed Acute Care facility in the Okanagan Health Service Area and responsible for providing core medical and surgical specialty services to surrounding population of approximately 90,000 people.

PRH offers 24-hour Emergency and Trauma Services, Acute Services, Ambulatory and Out-patient Clinics, and Diagnostic/Paramedical Services.

As a regional facility and secondary referral centre for the South Okanagan and Similkameen Valley, you will be joining an excellent complement of medical and surgical specialists. Excellent radiology availability with on site Computed Tomography (CT) and part time Medical Resonance Imaging (MRI). PRH has a seven-bed Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

PRH also serves as the referral base for hematology/transfusion medicine for the smaller local hospitals in Oliver and Princeton.

PRH is scheduled for expansion with a new Patient Care Tower. Phase one will include the construction of a new patient care tower with a new ambulatory care centre, surgical services center, 84 medical/surgical inpatients beds in single patient rooms, a new medical device reprocessing unit and space for the UBC Faculty of Medicine Program. Phase two will involve the renovation in the current hospital to allow the expansion of the emergency department four times its current size.

Come enjoy the Okanagan lifestyle in the centre of BC’s wine country! The Medical Imaging Department at Penticton Regional Hospital is seeking a full-time Diagnostic Radiologist to join our team consisting of 6 other radiologists in a hospital based practice. Our department provides CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Digital Mammography including stereotactic biopsy, Bone Mineral Density, and General X-Ray and Fluoroscopy services. Our Regional Hospital is undergoing construction of a brand new Patient Care Tower scheduled to be completed in April 2019. Here will be new equipment placed into the tower includes a 1.5T fixed MRI scanner as well as SPECT-CT unit.

We welcome locum interest during the recruitment phase – opportunities from 1 week to multiple months!

We are excited to add a new graduate or experienced radiologist to our team in Penticton.

Apply today to live, work and play where others only vacation! It’s better here!

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Certification in screening Mammography and breast MRI are considered a desired assets

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Physician - Radiology
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Radiologist. Penticton, famous for its beaches, sports events, and healthy local food scene, it is the place where ot...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
Competitive, please enquire!
Compensation Type: Fee-for-Service 
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Overhead: N/A 
Vacation / CME Leave
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- May be eligible for $ Relocation Funding 
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Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License (Full), Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) (Mandatory), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) (Mandatory) 
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Penticton Regional Hospital 
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Published on 2018-01-10
Edited on 2018-01-10