Specialty Internal Medicine

Subspecialty General Internal Medicine

Role and Facility Information

VCH-Richmond seeks a General Internist to join a team of 23. The successful candidate must be licensed or eligible for licensure to practice in BC and have Royal College certification.

Richmond Hospital is a fully accredited and equipped community hospital with 210 acute beds serving Vancouver International Airport, BC Ferries and a growing community of 215,000. It is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of British Columbia and has a Level 3 trauma centre classification in its Emergency Department. In March 2018, Premier Horgan announced a business plan for a new acute care tower which “will modernize Richmond Hospital for the coming decades and bring quality public health care to people who live and work here”.

Richmond is a culturally diverse and geographically unique community centrally located on Canada's West Coast, in Metro Vancouver. The City is 20 minutes from Downtown Vancouver, 25 minutes from the US border and it is the location of Metro Vancouver's international airport.

A recent venue City for the 2010 Winter Games, Richmond has been experiencing growth and change with remarkable speed, transforming from a rural, local community to an international city with a balance of urban, suburban family, and rural areas. The continuing development of the City's downtown core and waterfront areas, and the recently completed construction of the Canada Line rapid transit system as well as the legacy of the Richmond Olympic Oval ensures that Richmond's transformation is ongoing. Richmond also has a colourful history which is celebrated at museums and several public heritage sites some of which are of national importance. The city enjoys a temperate west coast climate and is known for its quality parks, leisure facilities and recreational services. Cultural facilities include libraries, a performing arts theatre, art gallery, art centre and museums.

CPSBC Provisional Applications will be considered. Preference will be provided to those who have a BC License and/or Canadian/Permanent Residents.

Interested applicants, please apply to Health Match BC Posting # by clicking on the "Request Info" link below.

Please include with your application a cover letter, CV and any other relevant documents for review.

Application deadline December 14, 2018.

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
to be discussed at the interview process
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Richmond

Nestled in the estuary at the mouth of the historic Fraser River, the city of Richmond offers a unique blend of urban sophistication and rural tranquility. A cosmopolitan population, proximity to all kinds of transportation options, sunny weather and endless riverside walking paths make Richmond a marvelous place to live, work and play. Just minutes from downtown Vancouver and close to the U.S. border, Richmond is a covenient location that serves up culture, amazing cuisine, and authentic experiences.

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