Specialty Anatomical Pathology

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Northern Health is seeking an Anatomical Pathologist with Clinical experience and expertise to become part of its cohesive medical staff in Terrace, BC. The candidate will join the diagnostics team and work with a General Pathologist out of Mills Memorial Hospital. There is potential to expand services to the rest of the Northwest region in the future.

Surround yourself by the stunning coastal mountain range and lush ancient rain forest just minutes away from the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy the mild winters, back and cross country skiing, heli-skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, indoor and outdoor skating, ice-fishing and an evening soak in the local hot springs. In the summer, go golfing, hiking, mountain biking, camping, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking and swimming in the pristine lakes and of course, the world-class Salmon fishing. Keep an eye out for a rare white Kermode or “spirit” bear. In the evening, relax in one of the many pubs, restaurants or the local brewery, or go dancing and see local musicians perform, or maybe attend one of the art, musical or comedian shows. Go local and shop at the Northwest biggest farmer’s market. Feeling creative? Then, audition and act at the local theatre. Whatever your interests are, you will have access to numerous activities and amenities within minutes from your home – reclaim your work-life balance and join us!

Terrace is a vibrant, entrepreneurial and friendly community with a medical catchment area of 31000, clean air, affordable life and housing. Historically a forestry industry, Terrace has grown into a regional service town with government and educational social services as the biggest employers as well as strong presence of construction, trades, transportation and growth in manufacturing and tourism. There are three secondary and six elementary schools, one long-distance education and one French emersion, a Northwest Community College campus and a University of British Columbia campus.

Terrace is home to Mills Memorial Hospital, a fully accredited, 44 bed, acute care facility. Patient visits to the busy ER in Terrace are varied and reflects the population and activities in the area. Terrace is serviced by

• Regional psychiatry unit

• Regional dialysis unit

• Largest cancer clinic in Northwest British Columbia, including a regional breast cancer diagnostics program

• Regional 5 bed ICU

• Medical Imaging Unit includes regional Nuclear Medicine

• CT

• Echocardiography

• MRI

• Digital mammography

• Stereotactic breast biopsy

• Regional pathologist services

Other facilities include Long Term Care, Community Health and Home Care Nursing.

What is truly unique about the Terrace community is the exceptional specialist support, including:

• General Surgery

• Internal Medicine

• Anesthesiology

• Gynecology

• Urology

• Otolaryngology

• Radiology

• Psychiatry

• Ophthalmology

• GP Oncology, GP Obstetrics (with C-Section Capabilities)

• Pediatrics

• Visiting neurology, oncology, and rheumatology

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Alternative Payment Arrangement
Estimated Remuneration
$302,495-$378,119

Benefits and Incentives

May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
19.60%
Retention Flat Fee
$19,706
Relocation Funding Available
$9,000-15,000
Recruitment Incentive
$20,000
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Live and work in BC

Terrace

A vibrant and growing city, Terrace is located in the beautiful Skeena River Valley and surrounded by the Coast Mountains. With the largest regional population base in northwestern British Columbia, it serves as the service, educational, medical and transportation hub of the region. From the mountain playgrounds to the raging rivers, Terrace is a gateway to spectacular outdoor adventure. Year-round recreational opportunities include fishing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, and skiing.

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