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full time Physician - Pathology at Penticton General Hospital
Penticton, British Columbia
Job ID: 5015

General Pathologist

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, 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!

Clinic Details:
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.

Practice Details:
The Penticton Regional Hospital, is seeking a General Pathologist (AP/CP) to complete our 4.5FTE pathology team. Our group performs approximately 10,000 (17,000 LFE) surgical pathology cases/year, 100 bone marrow biopsies/year; 500 cytopathology cases/year, and 50 autopsy cases/year, quality assurance activities, and teaching of medical and laboratory students. Most services are covered under the provincial contract but additional fee for service billings are possible for bone marrows and coroner autopsies. In conjunction with a diverse, well-rounded practice our group holds very close ties to the local physicians and surgical community we meet as consultants and are an integral part of the larger diagnostic team.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced general pathologist, extra experience in dermatology, breast, or GI is an asset. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships with the hospital and laboratory staff are also imperative.

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

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Physician - Pathology
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
General Pathologist. Penticton: Famous for its beaches, sports events, and healthy local food scene, it is the place...
Start Date
immediately, see description above, or enquire
provincially negotiated grid level
Compensation Type: Clinical Service Contract 
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Vacation / CME Leave
Additional Benefits
- May be eligible for $ Relocation Funding 
Qualification Requirements
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 General Hospital 
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Published on 2018-02-01
Edited on 2018-02-01