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full time Physician - Family Practice at Clinic
Hazeltons (The), British Columbia
Job ID: 4755

Family Practitioner

Northern Health is seeking a Family Practitioner to provide full time service in the Hazeltons, BC. This position is based on an Alternative Payment Plan. Family Physicians provide full scope Primary Care as well as Emergency call at Wrinch Memorial Hospital. Services are augmented by visiting specialists.

Hazelton, New Hazelton and South Hazelton are located 290 km east of Prince Rupert and 70km northwest of Smithers. Hazelton is located on the banks of the Skeena River and is one of the oldest communities in northern BC. New Hazelton is situated between the Bulkley River and the stunning Roche De Boule Mountain Range. South Hazelton lies at the base of the towering Roche De Boule. The combined population of the Hazeltons is 8000. There are seven First Nation villages that lie within the boundaries of our catchment area that provide rich cultural experiences and have made significant historical contributions to the area.

Teaching is a time honored tradition at Wrinch Memorial hospital. There is an ongoing rotation of Medical Students, Nurse Practitioner Students and Medical Residents. Wrinch Memorial serves a population of 8000 with:
• Nine complex care beds
• One respite bed
• Ten acute care beds
• 1 secure psychiatric observation room
• Pharmacy
• Dental Clinic
• Doctor’s Outpatient clinic
• Laboratory
• Medical Imaging including ultrasound
Other health and community care services include:
• Public Health
• First Nation’s Health Authority encompassing Gitxsan Health
• Mental Health and Addictions
• Skeena Place Assisted Living Complex
• Home and community care support services
• Diabetic Education
• Dietician services
• Visiting specialists including Podiatry, Pediatrician, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Rheumatology, OB/GYN, Cardiology and Geriatric Assessment Team
• Pre and post natal outreach programs

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Physician - Family Practice
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Family Practitioner. Northern Health is seeking a Family Practitioner to provide full time service in the Hazeltons, ...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
445,000 approximately
Compensation Type: Alternative Payment Arrangement 
Billing / Overhead Split
Overhead: none 
Vacation / CME Leave
6 weeks per year 
Additional Benefits
- May be eligible for $ Recruitment Incentive
- May be eligible for $ Relocation Funding 
Qualification Requirements
Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License (Provisional), Canadian College of Family Practitioners (CCFP) (Desired), Canadian College of Family Practitioners (CCFP) Eligible (Mandatory), Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) (Mandatory), Emergency Experience (Desired) 
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Hazeltons (The) 
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Published on 2018-01-11
Edited on 2018-01-11