Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Group practices and walk-in clinics have positions open for Primary Care Physicians interested in fun and innovated healthcare.

Come to the Hub of the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford is the largest centre outside of Metro Vancouver. It lies in the heart of the Fraser Valley between the Coast and Cascade mountain ranges, 1 hour east of Vancouver and 5 minutes to the US border. TransCanada Highway 1 provides easy access to downtown Vancouver (west) as well as BC’s Interior (east), and Abbotsford’s International Airport is home to WestJet, Swoop Airlines, Flair Airlines as well as Air Canada.

Family Physicians in Abbotsford enjoy:
• YOUR PRACTICE – YOUR WAY! With Flexible work options with multiple practice styles
• An active, outdoor lifestyle and work-life balance
• Reasonable real estate prices
• Plenty of career options for spouses and partners, with easy commuting
• Many considerations for schools including the University of Fraser Valley, a fully accredited university with over 15,000 students
• Excellent earnings
• Great community to raise a family
• Physician and MOA networking

A strong Division that provides a Red Carpet roll out to new recruits and supports its members with their interests and innovations

With a population of 142,000, Abbotsford is diverse, and growing at a rate of 22%. Recent research shows that approximately 26,000 people in Abbotsford are currently without a family physician. The Abbotsford Division has a Care Connector line that can quickly launch your practice within a few weeks.

As a hub, there is access to various services that would only be available in urban centres. Many physicians in Abbotsford are in their first 10 years of practice, so come join this vibrant network.

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre is a state-of-the-art 300-bed hospital. MRI services, general surgery, nuclear medicine, renal dialysis, specialized obstetrics and nursery care, pediatric services and other specialized services are available here. If you have an interest in teaching and mentoring residents, the UBC Residency Program brings in 6-8 new residents to Abbotsford each year.

BC Cancer Abbotsford Centre is the fifth regional cancer centre to open in the province and represents a critical expansion of the provincial cancer control network reducing patient travel into Greater Vancouver for services.

Do you have an interest in other community health initiatives?

Abbotsford has lots of opportunities for varied practices:
Foundry Youth Clinic
Salvation Army Clinic
In-Patient Care
Residential Care Teams
Corrections

Innovative Healthcare:
Mapped Maternity care
Transgender Care
Cervical Cancer Women's Health Network
Dieticians in the Clinic
Clinical Pharmacist support
Home Health Integration
Networks with Specialty groups like Medical Imaging, Oncology and Psychology.

Benefits: An extensive array of benefits are available through Doctors of BC (membership required through your local Division).

For more information check out the links below:
http://www.abbotsfordsitefinder.ca/index.html
http://www.tourismabbotsford.ca/

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
$350,000 +
Physician Overhead
By agreement (% or monthly fee)
Billing Split
By agreement

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
By agreement
Other Benefits/Incentives
By agreement
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Live and work in BC

Abbotsford

Fondly nicknamed "the Berry Capital of Canada," the city of Abbotsford is an agricultural mecca with more than a handful of strawberries, blueberries and field-grown flowers, such as daffodils and tulips within arms reach. Abbotsford stays adventure ready all through the year with theme parks, scenic gardens, hiking and skiing trails, campgrounds, and more. Home to the annual Abbotsford International Air Show and the Tulip Festival, Abbotsford overflows with endless opportunities to live, work, and play.

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