Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Northern Health is seeking a Family Physician to provide locum coverage in Mackenzie for various dates.

Mackenzie District Hospital and Health Centre is well integrated in one building creating a care team. It serves a population of 3,800 with a 5 bed facility that supports:
• Medical services
• Emergency services
• Medical imaging
• Laboratory
• Mental health and addition services
• Primary Care clinic on-site

The District of Mackenzie is a recreational and industrial hub of the north. Located on the southern end of Williston Lake, the largest man-made reservoir, Mackenzie has a population of approximately 3,800 people. Mackenzie is a spirited and balanced community, rich in history with an eye for the future. The main industries are forestry and mining.



Compensation Type
Alternative Payment Arrangement

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Mackenzie is situated in northeastern British Columbia at the south end of Williston Lake, the largest man-made reservoir in North America. With an economy driven primarily by the forestry industry, this is an active community offering a wide range of activities for all seasons. Winter boasts excellent snowmobiling, cross-country ski trails, downhill skiing and snowboarding. In the summer, Morfee Lake, 10 minutes from the centre of town, provides excellent scenery, swimming, boating, water-skiing and sunbathing. The natural unspoiled wilderness of the region provides ample opportunities for fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, wildlife viewing and photography.

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