Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Main Duties:

Examine patients and take their histories;

• Order laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures and consult with other medical practitioners to evaluate patients' physical and mental health;
• Prescribe and administer medications and treatments;
• Perform and assist with routine surgery;
• Provide emergency care, provide acute care management;
• Vaccinate patients to prevent and treat diseases;
• Provide counselling and support to patients and their families on a wide range of health and lifestyle issues;
• Perform patient advocacy role, coordinate or manage primary patient care, provide continuous care to patients;
• Report births, deaths and diseases to governmental authorities.

Requirements:

MBChB (Doctor of Medicine) from an accredited medical school listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools (with a Canada Note). Be accepted for membership in the College of Family Practitioners of Canada. Be a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners or a similarly recognized organization. Five years of practicing medicine as a General Practitioner. Requires occupational designation of Medical Doctor - MD or MBChB.

Conditions:

The general practitioner will be paid on a Fee-for-Service basis.

Number of hours per week: The general practitioner will work office hours plus the time necessary to complete patient charts. Estimated weekly total will be 36-40 hours per week.

This is a Fee-for-Service position so it is up to the physician as to how many patients can be seen in a day and still practice medicine meeting high quality standards.

Employment conditions: Full-time, permanent position

We are an equal opportunity employer and invite newcomers, veterans and First Nations to apply to this offer.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

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.

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
Approx 70/30 Split 36-40 hours per week so depends on ow many patients the physician sees per hour
Physician Overhead
To be discussed
Billing Split
To be discussed

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
To be discussed at interview
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