Specialty Internal Medicine

Subspecialty Gastroenterology

Role and Facility Information

Incredible opportunities are available for Gastroenterologists with a sub-specialty in addition to core training. Physicians with a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), radiofrequency ablation, endoscopic ultrasound, motility or advanced therapeutics are encouraged to apply.

As part of the Gastroenterology team at Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) you will share an equal share of on-call and endoscopy time. You will provide the most up to date, comprehensive, quality patient centered care. You will be part of a rapidly growing Department of Medicine helping to serve the fastest growing community in the Interior.

KGH is one of two tertiary hospitals within Interior Health and is the region’s main referral center offering a full range of services with approximately 400 beds and over 84,000 ED visits yearly. Adjacent to Kelowna General is the new Interior Heart & Surgical Centre (IHSC) which is BC’s only cardiac critical care centre outside of Victoria and the Lower Mainland. IHSC is Kelowna General Hospital’s principal surgical site and features; 9 specialized Operating Rooms created for Thoracic, Urology, Neurosurgery, Vascular, Plastics, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Ears Nose and Throat, Orthopedics, General and Trauma surgeries with 2 ORs dedicated to Cardiac. Our state of the art Centennial Building also recently opened with a total of 360,000 square feet, an expanded emergency and ambulatory care department, larger operating rooms and a rooftop helipad.

KGH is also a teaching centre for the Southern Medical Program affiliated with UBC. There are opportunities for involvement in teaching if desired in addition to other creative professional activities.

For those interested, Leadership Development Opportunities are available with Interior Health’s NAVIG8 Program. The NAVIG8 Emerging Physician Leaders Program is a comprehensive leadership development program designed specifically for physicians to address the practical leadership knowledge, behaviours and skills that high potential, emerging medical leaders require to step into leadership roles early in their careers.

Enjoy a busy, stimulating practice in a place where your presence will be welcome and you are sure to make an impact. Join our dedicated and collegial team of professionals at KGH and enjoy the rewards of making a difference in your community.

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Compensation Type
Estimated Remuneration
$400,00+ Level 2 MOCAP
Physician Overhead
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Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
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Relocation Funding Available
$9,000 - $15,000 based on move location (with eligible receipts)
Other Benefits/Incentives
*Incentives are subject to change and current rates are confirmed at time of offer*
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Glistening water below lush mountains, dotted with parks frame the Okanagan's largest and liveliest population centre; Kelowna. Okanagan Lake is the perfect place to sail, kayak, or relax on the beach. Rolling greens offer world class golfing, minutes away from spectacular hiking and biking trails. In the winter enjoy ski resorts and skating rinks right at your fingertips. Decorated with heritage buildings and modern architecture, Kelowna offers something for everyone with orchards, vineyards and all the amenities of a major centre. From restaurants, and shops, to art galleries, live music and theatre, this city has it all. Come and experience our four seasons playground and see why life is better here.

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