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Northern Health General Practitioner Locum (with Emergency coverage) Temporary in Chetwynd, BC

Northern Health

Branch Chetwynd BC CA

Position:
General Practitioner Locum (with Emergency coverage)
Location:
Chetwynd, BC

The local industry includes oil, gas, coal and forestry. The Northern Health Authority is seeking a General/Family Practitioner to provide locum clinic and ER…

The Northern Health Authority is seeking a General/Family Practitioner to provide locum clinic and ER coverage in Chetwynd, BC. Opportunities are available throughout the year.
The Chetwynd Primary Care Clinic is a brand new 6000 square foot clinic with state-of-the-art technology. The clinic will feature Inter-professional Teams (IPT) including Mental Health & Addictions, Community Nursing and Public Health with touch-down space for visiting specialties such as Occupational Therapy, Respiratory Therapy and many other health care members. The clinic will be based on the Primary Care model which is a place where patients have a personal family physician that provides and directs their care; the care is holistic and patient centered; accessible, coordinated comprehensive and continuous; there is well-supported information technology including electronic medical records; quality improvement and patient safety are key areas of focus.
Chetwynd (pop.3,100) is located on the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains and is the transportation hub of the Peace River Region. The 4 seasons and diverse surrounding landscapes supply many outdoor recreation opportunities for residents. The local industry includes oil, gas, coal and forestry. Ranching and tourism also support the economy. Chetwynd is known for the many chain saw carvings displayed throughout the town, carved by artists who come from across the world to participate in the Chetwynd International Chainsaw Carving Championship.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $900.00 /day

Required education:

  • Doctorate

Required experience:

  • Emergency (desired): 1 year

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Canadian College of Family Practitioners (CCFP) Eligible Mandatory
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) Mandatory
  • Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License Provisional

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Chetwynd, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-30
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