Specialty General Surgery

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Salmon Arm Surgeon seeking partner to share position for 3-5 years before retiring. This position would be ideal for new surgeon starting out in practice to have existing clinic to step into and knowing it will become full time in a few years. An ideal place to live and practice general surgery. Candidate on provisional license will also be considered, but for a limited time only.

General Surgeons in Salmon Arm provide community level general surgery and as such, each surgeon is also required to have additional C-section training. If training is needed, Rural Education funding option is available. Half-time scheduling would mean sharing equally on the schedule every other month until hours increase. This will allow you to arrange other work experiences/locums if desired.

We are supported by 4 Internists as well as full spectrum Diagnostic Imaging (except for MRI service). Tertiary sites in Kelowna and Kamloops are both within 1.5 hr drive. There is teaching potential with medical students and with residents in endoscopy.

Come live and work where others only vacation!

**Locum opportunities also available**



Compensation Type
Estimated Remuneration
$200,000 before incentives for .5 FTE
Physician Overhead
To be negotiated

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
Retention Flat Fee
Relocation Funding Available
$9,000-$15,000 based on move location
Recruitment Incentive
$5,000 for .5 FTE
Other Benefits/Incentives
Reimbursable Rural CME funding to a max of $4,400/year after 4 years. Note Provincial Rural incentives are subject to change and rates are quoted as at the time of posting.

Live and work in BC

Salmon Arm

Situated in a lush valley on the shores of beautiful Shuswap Lake, the city of Salmon Arm is the economic hub of the Shuswap Lakes region. Panoramic lake views, rolling farmland and forested mountains attract visitors from around the world as does Salmon Arm’s wide variety of recreational activities. From hiking to boating, to the annual Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival, there is no shortage of activities for enjoying a fun-filled lifestyle in this family-friendly community.

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